Notice of Referendum

Following a resolution of the Board of Trustees, UPSU have received notice to hold a referendum on the matter of the Students Unions’ continued affiliation to the National Union of Students (NUS)

A referendum is used to decide on upon issues that all members of the Union must have a say on. It is open for every student to vote on and all students can attend the Open Meeting to explore and debate the issue in question and register their interest in running a Yes or No campaign.


  • Tuesday 20th November, 5pm: Open meeting, in the Students’ Union MORE INFO
  • Friday 23rd November: 12pm (midday): Final deadline for campaigns information
  • Monday 26th November, 9am: Voting Opens
  • Friday 30th November, 5pm: Voting Closes, results to follow

More information about the Referendum Process can be found in the