FXU Elections


Democracy is at the heart of how we operate, listening and adapting to the needs of students based on your views and opinions.
To ensure we are led by students we hold elections for key leadership positions throughout the year including:


Participating in elections is a great way to ensure you have had your say on which students you feel best represent your views. Any student can stand for election by completing a nomination form during the election nominations period.

If you have any questions feel free to email studentvoiceteam@fxu.org.uk or drop into the office for a chat.

SU Committee Elections

  • Sports Committee
  • Societies Committee
  • Green Committee 2019/20 No elections are currently running
  • Liberation Committee


SU President Elections 

FXU President Elections Results


SU Leadership Team Elections 

Click HERE to view the resultsof the Leadership Team elections

Vacancies will be promoted and recruited for term 1.

Find out more about the roles

Click below for more info about the role, what it includes and the skills you can develop by undertaking the role:

Type of Role: University of Exeter Cornwall Campuses Falmouth University
Undergraduate Representation Education Officer (UG Exeter) 

Academic Officer (UG Falmouth at Falmouth Campus)

Academic Officer (UG Falmouth at Penryn Campus) 

Postgraduate Taught (MA) Representation Education Officer (PGT Exeter) 

Academic Officer (PGT Falmouth at Falmouth Campus)

Academic Officer (PGT Falmouth at Penryn Campus) 

Postgraduate Research Representation (Phd) Education Officer (PGR Exeter)  Academic Officer (PGR Falmouth)
Online Learning Representation   Academic Officer (Falmouth Flexible) 
Chairing SU meetings Student Voice Chairperson
Chairing Liberation Representation Liberation Chairperson 
Representing International Students International Officer
Representing Students of Faith Faith Officer
Representing Mature Students Mature Student Officer 
Representing Inclusion Inclusion Officer
Representing Environment & Ethics Environment & Ethics Officer 
Representing Students Welfare  Welllbeing Officer
Representing Fundraising Fundraising Officer 
Representing Volunteering Volunteering Officer
Representing Sports Sports Officer 
Representing Societies Societies Officer
Open Position Exeter Open Officer (Exeter) 
Open Position Falmouth Open Officer (Falmouth) 


If you have any questions please call into the SU Office or email studentvoiceteam@fxu.org.uk


Exeter Course Rep Elections

No elections are currently running

Please see election guidance and rules here

Please see Course Rep role descriptor here

Please email studentvoiceteam@fxu.org.uk with any enquiries

Exeter elections are taking place here online.


Falmouth Course Rep and Department Chair Elections

Departments, working in partnership with SU, will be facilitating the nominations and elections for Falmouth Course Rep and Department Chair elections within their area. Please speak with your head of subject/course coordinator with regards to how to nominate and vote for your course. 

Falmouth Students - please note your elections will take place via in-class ballots. For more information, please contact your Course Coordinator or email:  studentvoiceteam@fxu.org.uk

Click here for a Nomination Form to stand as a Rep, please complete this form and hand in to your Dept. Admin

Complete the following form to submit an on-line application to stand as a Department Chairperson

Please log in to complete this survey.

Role descriptors for both posts can be found here: 

Click here for Course Rep role descriptor

Click here for Department Chairperson role descriptor


Other Elections:

NUS National  Conference


SU pay a membership to the National Union of Students (NUS) and as a result we are entitled to send a delegation to the NUS National Conference to vote on behalf of SU. The conference this year is held in Glasgow.

Take a look at the information on the 2019 NUS National Conference HERE, and drop into the SU office for a chat if you have any questions.