The Student Union Election
In the Student Union Election, different parties are competing to get as many seats as possible in the Student Union Representative Assembly, which is the Student Union's highest decision making organ. The election is held in the spring every year. The 2019 election will take place from the 23rd of April to the 3rd of May.
The Student Union Representative Assembly has 41 seats and decides, among other things, who will be President and Vice President of the Student Union. The election results affects a variety of things, such as which educational policy issues will be prioritized, which student discounts that will be offered and what services the student union will offer you next year.
Run in the election
All members of SUS have the right to run in the election, but only registered parties has the right to nominate candidates. Therefore, if you’d like to run, either register your own party or become member in a already existing party and search for a nomination. The next party registration will be for the 2019 election.
Election results 2018
The parties are ranked by number of seats in the Student Union Representative Assembly:
The student party: 32,6 percent, 13 seats
Vänsterns studentförbund: 24,1 percent, 10 seats
S-studenter: 22,1 percent, 9 seats
Allians för kåren: 21,2 percent, 9 seats
Student Union Parties: