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2022 Election Results

Students' Union Officer and Assembly Members 2022/23 Revealed

Additional Student Members’ Meeting called - a message from your Officers
A picture of Shaima, Shahd and Ruqaiyah who are the City Student's Union sabbatical officers.

Your Student Councillors have unanimously voted to call an additional Student Members’ Meeting in January 2022.

YOUR TIME HAS COME… to vote in the Autumn Elections!

Voting is open from today (Monday 1st of November) until Thursday 16:00 (4th of November). Put in your votes NOW to make sure that the most suitable candidates will represent you throughout the year.

Decolonisation of City, University of London

Decolonisation of City, University of London

COP26@City Events

COP26@City is a series of events and actions which demonstrate City’s commitment to reducing our environmental impact and playing our part in responding to the global climate challenge. Join the conversation online with #CityCOP26.

Nominations Deadline and Vote Week Changed - Autumn Elections

The timeline for the Union’s Autumn Elections has had to be extended due to a data issue which was preventing some students from being able to nominate themselves for certain positions. The issue has now been resolved.

City Students' Union Stands in Solidarity with Palestine
Image shows a selection of people gathered at a Palestine Solidarity March in London

A statement from your elected Sabbatical Officers

Covid-19 Assessment Update: City’s Mitigations explained

As the pandemic continues City has decided on a series of mitigations to ensure that students are not disadvantaged throughout their assessments. Many of you will be familiar with the term No Detriment, but what does this term actually mean?

A Message to City Students on Women's Safety

Trigger warnings: violence against women, death, police violence, and sexual assault

Rep Conference 2021 is coming this week!

The Rep Conference will be happening on Thursday 25th March from 12:45-17:15.

Referendum Announcement

This is a notice that City Students' Union shall be holding a referendum vote from Monday 22 - Thursday 25 March 2021.

Notice of Poll - Elections 2021

Your Candidates revealed

Answering your Elections worries!

Nervous about applying to become an officer?
We've answered your fears.

Why you should want my job - SU President

Your SU President, Saqlain Riaz, talks about the benefits of the best role at City!

Notice of Election - Spring 2021

The key Election information you need to be aware of...

Graduate roles and CV experiences, get them here!

Get a great graduate job, or maybe some part time experience to add to your CV at your SU!

10 Reasons to apply for the best jobs at City!

There are so many reasons you should put yourself forward, we've chosen 10 of our favourite!

International Students: Make your CV stand out!

As International Students, you are a big part of City; find the right officer role for you and your career

Universities have a duty of care, not a duty of exploitation!

City Students’ Union stands in solidarity with our students at City, University of London who are on a rent strike!

Business School or School of Health Science Student? Apply now to be a Student EDI Representative

Business School or School of Health Science Student? - Apply now to be a Student Equality, Diversity, Inclusion Representative

What happened at the Student Members' Meeting?

Find out the highlights from this years Student Members' Meeting (AGM).

Nominations remain open for SHS Councillor position - Autumn Elections 2020

Read why you are an ideal candidate for a School of Health Sciences Student Councillor. This role will be mostly conducted remotely.

Notice of Poll - Autumn Elections 2020

Autumn Elections 2020 Candidates revealed...

Our update on the Business School

Our officers respond to the name change of Cass Business School

‘Good’ Green Impact Award achieved by the Students’ Union.

We have received a Good rating for this year's Green Impact Award.

Advice guide: Academic integrity and collusion

Information about collusion and how it can be avoided, both in exams and for coursework.

Officer Statement on the name of Cass Business School

City Students' Union recognises the call from staff, students and the wider public, to change the name of City’s Cass Business School.

Weekly Update: What have we done?

Take a look at what we've been working on in response to Covid-19 based issues.

Statement on Conservative Society Social Media Posts

City, University of London Students’ Union are releasing this statement to address an incident on Social Media.

A statement from City Students' Union

City, University of London Students’ Union stands in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement.

Academic integrity and contract cheating: the pitfalls of paying someone to do your studies for you

Every year we assist a small but growing number of students with cases related to “contract cheating”, or the act of getting (or paying) others to complete your coursework.

This year, with studies almost entirely online we think it’s important to provide some further information about the dangers of using these services.

The transition to online learning and how to make the most of it!

Have an upcoming resit? Here are some tips for learning online.

Covid-19: Open Letter of Solidarity to our Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Communities

Read City's letter of solidarity acknowledging that our BAME communities in the U.K. are more effected by Covid-19

How can the experience for students with disabilities at City be improved?

Tell us about the hidden barriers you face in our short survey...

How to host a banging online quiz

Since lockdown began in mid-March, many of us have been trying to find virtual ways of going about our daily lives.

Top Study Tips Whilst at Home

Check out these list of tips we have made so you can study better at home.

When the going gets tough, your SU gets tougher!

Working at home all the time might get a bit tedious. Read how the staff at in the Students' Union are keeping up their routine from home.

Liberate our Education

See the latest update on "Liberate our Education" campaign!

Statement on Hate crime and Coronavirus (COVID-19)

An update from your Officer team on the Coronavirus pandemic...

Why should your School vote?

Check out why, depending on which school you attend, you should vote in this year’s Leadership Election.

Elections Update: Results Postponed

The announcement of Autumn election results is postponed

UCU Strike - Update

Our staff have announced another round of industrial action, here is what you need to know

What happened at Student Members Meeting

Here's our round up of what happened last night at our annual Student Members Meeting

Introducing the Students' Union Awards

We've made them bigger and better than ever!

Want my job?

Could you be a City SU Full Time Officer?

Last Call for Nominations!

You have less than 72 hours to get your nomination in.

Studying at postgraduate level? Why not represent your fellow students.

Read why you should run for either the Postgraduate Taught or Research Representative.

Calling all School of Health Sciences students – Your Union Needs You!

Read why you are an ideal candidate for a School Representative Officer.

Postgrad students: nominate yourself in our elections today!

Put youself forward for the 2020 Election


Put yourself forward for the 2020 Elections

Society President? How about Students' Union President

It's a natural progression so check out why you should apply.

In a sports team? Here’s why you should run in this year’s SU Elections

Find out why you should think about running in the SU elections

Exciting changes ahead for Societies, Student Media & RAG!

Find out about some of the changes going on in the SU Activities team, and what this means for your group!

Autumn 2019 By-Elections Results

The following candidates have been elected..

UCU Strike Statement from your Sabbatical Officers

During the next two weeks, we, your elected officer team, will be standing shoulder to shoulder with our striking staff members.

UCU Strike Referendum - Results

A total of 895 students voted in the referendum, the full results have now been counted and verified, click here to find out more

Notice of By-Election 2019

Nomination for the remaining Student Leader positions go live on Tuesday.

Black History Month wrap-up
Students enjoying food at the Food & Cultures finale event

A look back at all the exciting activity from Black History Month 2019

Autumn Elections: Results

The election is now closed and the following candidate have been elected

Notice of UCU Strike and Action-Short-Of-A-Strike Referendum

City Students’ Union Board of Trustees have called a referendum on whether or not the students’ union should support the imminent Universities and Colleges Union (UCU) industrial action, including a strike and action-short-of-a-strike.

Are you registered to vote?

Yes the time has come again...another general election. This article contains all the information you need to register to vote!

Vote Baby Vote!

"Somewhere inside all of us is the power to change the world" - get voting this November!

Autumn Elections 2019: Notice of Poll

The candidates have been announced.

Could you help improve Race Equality at City?

Get involved in City’s Race Equality Charter process!

Why is Student Council so important?

Read about why the highest representational student body is so important.

Notice of Election - Autumn 2019

Deputy Returning Officer

Be The Change You Want To See: Stand In The Autumn Elections!

What are you waiting for? Nominate now

Black History Month

Find out what is happening during Black History Month!

City Students' Union achieves Green Impact Award

City Students’ Union has been awarded ‘Good’ in the NUS Green Impact Awards, in recognition of our work to become a more sustainable organisation and campaign to protect the environment.

City Students’ Union launches its new Strategic Plan

It's here, our new strategic plan to make City even better!

10 Things We've Done This Year on Student Policy
A photograph from Student Members Meeting 2019

Policy! You passed it, we chased it - here is your update

City Students' Union Statement: Opposing Prevent
Your Sabbatical Officers 2018/19

Your Officers statement against the Prevent Duty

Academic Impact Awards 2019

Your chance to contributing to your Learning and Teaching experience! Exciting

Student Council Meeting - March 26th

The third and final Student Council meeting of the year is here.

Here are your 2019 Elections Candidates!

Notice of Poll for the Spring Elections 2019

10 Reasons to Run in our Elections

Not sure about the elections? What even are they? Why should I run?

LGBT+ History Month

February is LGBT History Month - find out what's happening in the local area!

Student Members' Meeting 2019 - What Happened

See what happened at the Student Members' Meeting and all the new things the Union will be working on

RAG Week is Back!

City RAG is back with a whole week of exciting and fun events to keep you all entertained and raise money for two amazing charities (Maggie’s and Natasha’s Project).

Change campus, see how we spend your money and more
Poster for the Student Members Meeting 2019

Join us for this years Student Members Meeting, Tue 12 Feb in B200 - all students welcome!

Student Council Meeting - Term 2

Student Council Meeting – 24th January 2018

Notice of Election

Leadership Elections 2019

The 2019 Leadership Elections are here! Take Action

Find out how to nominate yourself for a position!

Term One Done
A selection of freebies from our Love Students' Union day project

Find out what your Student Officers have been up to this term...

Things we learnt at NUS International Leaders Conference
The students we met at International Student Leaders Conference

Visas, snacks and friends. We left campus for a day to find out what NUS is doing for International Student's in the U.K.

Autumn By-Election 2018: The Results

The following candidates have been elected...

Autumn By-Elections: Notice of Poll

The candidates standing for election are as follows..

Notice of By-Election

Nomination for the remaining Student Leader positions go live on Monday..

Autumn Election 2018: The Results

The results are in and your newly elected Student Leaders are as follows..

Autumn Elections 2018: Notice of Poll

Nominations are closed and the following candidates are seeking election..

Autumn 2018 Leadership Elections are here!

Nominate yourself for a position now!

Five Reasons to Buy a Welcome Wristband

Save money, make friends, avoid FOMO.

Academic Impact Awards 2018: The Results
Academic Impact Awards agenda award flyer

It’s official – here are your Academic Impact Award winners 2018!

Exceptionalism at City!

We are fast coming toward the end of the academic year and there were a few student this year that we thought we could highlight all their incredible work they’ve done in order to enhance the student experience at City.

Green for Grenfell Day

On 14th June 2018 it will be exactly a year since Grenfell Tragedy, the deadliest fire in the modern British history that has taken lives of at least 72 people including 18 children. They should not and will not be forgotten.

Student Lifestyle Survey

Does your long commute affect your ability to study when you get to campus? Tell us more to win!

Goodbye and Farewell

Olesea, Malek and Zulkaif share their departing message as they leave their roles as City Students' Union sabbatical team.

NUS Black Students' Conference

Malek Arab (VP Education) and Zulkaif Riaz (VP Activities and Development) Attended Black students' Conference and speak about their experience of the Conference.

Power Nap Sessions - Recharge Your Batteries!

The Students' Union is running Power Nap Sessions as part of our Study Well campaign. Come , recharge your batteries and prove that there is a real demand for permanent napping facilities on campus!

Academic Impact Awards 2018: The Shortlist
Academic Impact Awards logo

We are excited to announce the shortlist for this year’s Academic Impact Awards!

Ali appointed on Association of Optometrists Council!

A student of Optometry at City, University of London has been appointed a unique position within a national official body for the second year running.

Academic Impact Awards 2018
Academic Impact Awards logo

We are excited to announce that the panel have met and decisions have been made!

City, University of London has released it's Exam Timetable!

If you don't know already the University Examination timetable has been released!

Academic Impact Awards

The Academic Impact Awards shall take place on the 24th of May with the deadline of nominations very soon!

Islamophobia Awareness Month

This month sees the introduction of Islamophobia Awareness Month!

We have ensured the University’s Exam Timetable has been released on time!

Today sees the release of the University’s Exam Timetable for January 2018. This has been released on time and as planned by the University.

Winners Announced in the SU Carrot Awards 2018

Established 83 years ago, our prestigious awards took place again last night. Here are your complete list of winners.

This is who you've chosen to represent you!

Thank you to all who took the time to vote - here are the full results!

See The Amazing Academic Impact We've Achieved

We want to shout about some of the many great things our team have achieved. We're so proud about how much our Programme Reps, Officers, Staff, Societies and students have done

See The Amazing Academic Impact We've Achieved

We want to shout about some of the many great things our team have achieved. We're so proud about how much our Programme Reps, Officers, Staff, Societies and students have done

Programme Reps Welcome Receptions
School of Health Sciences Welcome Reception

A Review of our Programme Rep Welcome Receptions that happened throughout October and November.

Highlights from Student Council

Find out what happened at our first Student Council meeting of the year!

Cocktails are back to CityBar!

At the beginning of this academic year it was brought to my attention that cocktails were no longer allowed to be served at CityBar. We received feedback from students that they wanted to be able to purchase cocktails and were surprised they weren’t part of the offering already.

City Community – What would you change?

Do you feel like you belong to a community at City? Let us know what we could do to make the sense of community even stronger.

See the winners of our Autumn Elections

See the full results from The Leadership Elections: Autumn Edition. These students start representing you straight away

Olesea: What I've been up to in the last few months

Happy Thursday! Below you will find a summary of key activities that I undertook since starting my role of the President of City Students' Union...

Zulkaif: Black Attainment Gap?

I recently had the chance to look and research about black attainment gap and to my surprise the difference in figures was astonishing, given a study conducted by...

After you said the Uni made the wrong choice, we stepped in

Zain Ismail, your Vice President, Education, tell us how he managed to reverse some unfair marks that were given out in a couple of modules, and how you can get involved.

Wins: Extended hours for food at CityBar

Sheikh explains our latest bit of good news for our students

We've made our decision on the newspaper policies

Two contrasting policies concerning the media have been passed, so this is what we'll do about it.