Spring Elections 2019

The Spring Elections sees King’s students stand and vote for the Student Officer, Association Officer, NUS Delegate and Academic Rep positions. These leaders work within their respective roles, groups and as a collective to make a real impact on their communities.

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The timeline

See the key dates for Spring Elections 2019 below. 


Nominations open

Monday 28 January 10am

Nominations close

Friday 15 February, noon                                      

Student Officer briefings

It is compulsory to attend a briefing in order to stand for the position of Student Officer. If you can’t attend any briefing, please email elections@kclsu.org as soon as possible. If you do not attend a briefing you will be disqualified.

Friday 15 February, 5.30pm-6.30pm, Activity Room D, 8th Floor, Bush House, South East Wing


Monday 18 February, 12pm-1pm, Activity Room 5, West Wing, Guy’s Campus

Briefing for Network Officers and NUS Delegates Monday 18 February, 4pm-5pm, Activity Room D, 8th Floor, Bush House, South East Wing

Candidates announced and campaigning begins

Monday 25 February, 10am

Voting opens

Monday 4 March, 10am

Voting closes

Thursday 7 March, 5pm

Useful links









Complaints and contact information

Handbooks for each position

The handbooks provide useful information about the nominations and elections process, role descriptions, election rules and expenses. 

Candidate resources 

Information and guidance for candidates, as well as the slides and advice from the candidates' briefings. 

Eligibility terms explained 

Some positions might require you to self-define in order to be eligible to stand or vote for them. 

Designated campaign zones 

Candidates aren't allowed to put up posters in undesignated KCLSU and King's spaces. Here you can find the full list of spaces.

Candidates' Code of Conduct

Taking part in a KCLSU election means following a code of conduct. Here, you will find the full Code of Conduct

Contact elections@kclsu.org for:

  • Problems logging in
  • Problems voting
  • Questions about the elections process
  • Help and guidance

Please provide your K number, full name and KCL email address.

If you'd like to make a complaint, please click through to the Elections Complaints page.