Student-led & Democratic

We are run by students, for students, and believe in the power of democratic and student-led decision making.

2017/18 Sabbatical Team and Union Council

The full-time Sabbatical officers and part-time Union Council took to office with the remit to represent all students at Canterbury Christ Church University.

ANOTHER BUSY TIME FOR CCSU ELECTIONS

Record Voters

2351 students voted in the Leadership Elections in March 2018.

48 Candidates

48 students put themselves forward for election in the Union Council and Leadership elections.

A Popular Role

A record 13 candidates stood for the position of President (Wellbeing).

New Sabbatical Team Structure for 2018/19

UNION PRESIDENT

PRESIDENT (WELLBEING)

PRESIDENT (DEVELOPMENT)

PRESIDENT (SPORTS & ENGAGEMENT)

APPROVED THROUGH ALL-STUDENT REFERENDUM

We developed a new Sabbatical Leadership Team structure which represents clearer and more focused remits across the four roles, as well as a dedicated position representing students’ wellbeing interests.

Vice-Chancellor Q&A

Chance to ask the VC anything!

You told us that transparency and accountability is important to you so, Krum, your Union President arranged an opportunity for you to quiz the Vice Chancellor, Professor Rama Thirunamachandran, with your burning questions.