How I’m finding Veganism!

, January 11, 2018

Oh Yes! Hunnies! That’s Shallot! ALL 100 days! I know, Terrible fun  but I’m “veggy” excited to tell you how my veganism went! Let’s be honest is there anyway better for me to do this without some witty Memes and Puns..? Absolutely not.   Part of my Green impact Campaign this year was to reduce […]


NOTICE OF 2018/19 ELECTION

, January 5, 2018

We can now announce the dates of our annual main election, during which we elect our three sabbatical officers (President, Vice-President Surrey and Vice-President Kent) as well as one student governor. Nominations for the election will open on Monday 12th February at 10am and close on Friday 23rd February at 3pm. On Tuesday 27th February […]


NOTICE OF SUSPENSION OF BY-ELECTION

, October 19, 2017

This week’s by-elections for the roles of Campus Executive Officer and NUS delegate are now suspended, to be held again at the end of November. The nominations will not be re-opened, but voting will now instead take place 16th-17th November 2017. This means that campaigning is also suspended until that voting period opens again. This […]


NOTICE OF BY-ELECTION

, September 26, 2017

In October, we are hosting the annual by-election for eight part-time voluntary Campus Executive Officers and for our two NUS National Conference delegates. Previously we have elected NUS delegates in our main elections later in the year, but this year we will be electing them in October due to an earlier NUS conference date in […]


NOTIFICATION OF ELECTION

, March 6, 2017

We are holding the annual UCASU elections in March. Students will be able to nominate themselves for the role of President, Vice-President Kent, or Vice-President Surrey, from 13 -24 March, and will be asked to vote in the week of 27 – 31 March. The President and Vice-President roles will begin on July 1st 2017 […]


NOTICE OF BY-ELECTION AND REFERENDUM

, February 1, 2017

BY-ELECTION Due to the current Epsom Campus President (Silviu) leaving his post early we are holding a by-election to replace his position for the remainder of this academic year. The post will start immediately and run until July 1st 2017. This will be a part time paid position. If you have any questions regarding this […]


GET YOUR OWN PVC BANNER FROM MARLER HALEY

, November 17, 2016

We’ve been supplied with a 2x1m PVC banner from the guys at Marler Haley to help promote UCA Students’ Union! This banner will help increase familiarity with our name, brand, and communication channels around campus. Outdoor banners like the one we’ve been given, can be used to add branding to certain locations and to let […]


WHAT IS A CAMPUS EXECUTIVE OFFICER THEN?

, October 17, 2016

Let’s start from the beginning. Last year, UCASU was led by two student councils which were elected to make decisions for students. The student councils were poorly attended, full of bureaucracy, and ultimately you, UCA students, decided in a big referendum that you wanted them gone. So, this year is the first year that we […]


STATEMENT ABOUT OUR NEW LIBERATION GROUPS

, October 12, 2016

Over the past week the Students’ Union has become aware that there is a misunderstanding regarding the liberation groups that we have recently set up. We have compiled a list of statements and questions voiced by students and have provided a response which will hopefully give everyone concerned more clarity on the situation. This statement […]


STATEMENT REGARDING UCU STRIKES ON 25 & 26 May 2016

, May 19, 2016

UCA Students’ Union supports the University and Colleges Union strike action taking place next week. Students often feed back to us that our teaching staff go above and beyond their contracted hours, staying late in workshops and offering pastoral support for students when it’s needed. We recognise that they deserve to be paid accordingly to reflect […]