FTO Elections 2019


Lent Term 2019 brings with it another election! This time it's for the six Full-Time Officers. There are six officers, elected in Lent term, who work in a full-time paid role representing you in key areas. The positions are:

You can take this test to see which you best suit. 

If you are interested in running why not come along to one of our candidate academies? At these academies you can find out more about the roles and the union as well as picking up campaigning tips. 



Any current student studying at Lancaster University campus can nominate themselves to run for a Time Officer positon. 

Nominations open: Monday Week 16 (18th Feb), 10am

Nominations close: Friday Week 16 (22nd Feb), 12pm



All Lancaster University students can vote and have a say on who represents you and leads your Students' Union! It's really quick and easy - just log in using your University login and password, head to lancastersu.co.uk/vote and cast your vote.

Here at Lancaster University Student's Union, we use the single transferable voting method. This means that you don't just vote for your favourite candidate, but you can let us know who is your second favourite, third favourite, and so on. Just put a '1' next to your favourite and rank them from there. Find out more about voting with our helpful video here.


Voting opens at 10am on Wednesday 6 March and closes at 4pm on Friday 8 March at lancastersu.co.uk/vote

This Term we are also holding several by-elections for College JCRs.


Here is how voting works 



STV Voting Video from LUSU on Vimeo.