PG Academic Convenor Elections

Congratulations Euan Grant!

March 2016 elections






Nominations open on Monday the 29th of February at 9am and close on Friday the 4th of March at 5pm

Thinking of running? Take a look at available positions here!

Campaigning begins on Saturday the 5th of March at 12 Noon and finishes at the close of voting on Friday the 11th of March at 6PM

Have you read the rules yet?

Voting open between 00:00 on Thursday the 10th of March and closes at 18:00 on Friday the 11th of March


The University of St Andrews Students' Association has a strong and vibrant record of student democracy. We are the only UK students' union to have exceeded over 50% turnout in our student elections and have currently held the title of highest turnout in student elections for four years running (2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015).




Watch The Sabbatical Question Time

Watch The Sabbatical Debate



General hustings will take place in the beacon bar Monday-Tuesday 7-8th of March


Get Involved


All St Andrews students are eligible to stand for election! Are you passionate about representation? Stand for the SRC! Enjoy extracurriculars? Run to join the SSC! Do you love academics? Be a School President!


There are a number of ways you can get involved as a candidate, campaigner, or a voter! Check out this list of important dates!


If you're not sure how to get started, why not read the rules and check out the rescources section.


If you think someone would do a fabulous job, why not tell them and nudge them to run!


Casting A Vote

Casting a vote is simple, on March 10th at 00:01 when voting opens all you have to do is click this link here. Then login with your St Andrews username and password. If you have trouble voting, just email saelect@ and they will help you figure out what the issue is. Occasiaonlly there are minor IT issues, but don't worry, we will get them solved so you can have your say!


Before you cast your vote you should familiarize yourself with the positions read a bit about the SRC and SSC as well as the School Presidents


If you are really interested you can read past minutes and reports to see what they have done so far this year.


We reccomend reading role descriptions as well to fully understand the responsibilities of the roles you are about to elect people to.


Finally, we will live-stream the sabbatical debate and sabbatical candidate question time on the 8th and 6th of March respectively. Watch this space for a streaming link.


Get in touch.

If you have any questions, you can email the Elections Committee at saelect@st-andrews.ac.uk.

Make sure to follow @saelect on Twitter! Like the official Facebook page!


Elections Poster