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GUU’s annual elections take place on the first Thursday of the month of March every year. Some positions are for one year and others for two.


All members are entitled to stand in elections.


More information will be made available in this section as the 2021 election draws closer. If you have any questions in the meantime, please contact the Honorary Secretary, who is responsible for all elections.

OCtober By-election

GUU is due to hold a by-election for the Position of Assistant Honorary Secretary (until March 2021) and Present Student Member (until March 2021). The election has been suspended by the Returning Officer pending the reopening of the Union due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Nominations will open as soon as the Union building is able to reopen. For further details about standing in the election or the returning officers declaration, please email

Election Procedure & Standing Orders

For more information on how elections are run, click the icon.

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