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KCLSU Elections

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Nominations for Spring elections have now closed and voting will run from 6-9 March. 

If you click on the positions below, you'll find out more info about each:

Remember, you have to login to the website before you can nominate yourself. If you have any questions or problems with your nomination, please email elections@kclsu.org before nominations close (Friday 17 February, noon). We can't accept late nominations.

Please note that you are not required to use photos of yourself or your name in the election. If you do not wish to use your name, you can change it in the box that says ‘Display name’ when you submit your nomination.

Key dates

Nominations open

Monday 16 January, 10am

Nominations closed

Friday 17 February, noon

Candidate briefings for Student Officer candidates

It is compulsory to attend a briefing for the full-time sabbatical Student Officer roles – if you cannot attend either date, please contact elections@kclsu.org to arrange an alternative.

Friday 17 February, 5-6pm, Skills Room, Macadam Building, Strand Campus


Monday 20 February, 12-1pm, Activity Room 2, West Wing, Guys Campus. 

After the briefings, we will be filming each candidate saying their campaign slogan (up to 8 words), and there will also be (non-compulsory) free food and a chance to meet the other candidates.

Additional training for Student Officer candidates (not compulsory)

Monday 20 February, Activity Room 2, West Wing, Guys campus

  • 2-3pm, Writing your manifesto, campaigning and social media training
  • 3-4pm, Giving the best version of yourself: Campaigning confidently

Thursday 23 February, Skills room, Macadam Building, Strand campus

  • 3-4pm, Spotlight session on being a Trustee

Candidate briefing for Association Lead Officer and NUS Delegate candidates

Tuesday 21 February, 5-6pm, Meeting Room 3, East Wing, Guys Campus


Candidates announced and campaigning begins

Monday 27 February, noon

Voting open

Monday 6 March, 10am

Voting closed

Thursday 9 March, 5pm

Results announced

Thursday 9 March


Not standing in the election but would like to ask the candidates a question? Submit yours here.

Contacting us

Contact elections@kclsu.org for:

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

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

Contact rocomplaints@kclsu.org for:

  • Actions (conduct) of a candidate or their campaign team
  • The administration of the elections

Please provide as much information and evidence as possible. You can read the Elections Disciplinary Procedures Policy in full here and the candidate code of conduct here.

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