At UPSU we use democratic elections each year to choose your Sabbatical Officers, who will represent you the following year. The Elections are your opportunity to choose who represents you.

Voting week

Voting opens on Friday 1st of March at 12pm and closes on Friday 8th of March at 12pm. Any University of Plymouth student is eligible to vote, either online or in person at one of our ballot stations around campus. 

Results night

Come along to The SU on Friday 8th March from 7pm for this year's Student Elections results. 



Key Dates


Candidate Speeches
  Friday 1st March     10:30am   
  The Students' Union

Voting opens
  Friday 1st March     12pm (midday)  
  Voting takes place online at 

Voting closes
  Friday 8th March     12pm (midday)

Officer Handover
  Monday 17th June - Sunday 30th June   
  The Students' Union

Officers Take Office
  Monday 1st July   
  The Students' Union

What do Sabbatical Officers do?

Elections Bye-Law

Download the UPSU Elections Bye-Law Download bye-law

Elections Rules

Download the UPSU Election Rules Download rules