Voter Information

All student delegates registered for NUS Scotland Conference 2020 will be able to vote in elections.

All voting will take place online, which requires all delegates to be registered with their individual PREFFERED email address.

This also means that delegates can register to vote in the elections even if they are not attending conference in person.

Delegates will be issued their ballot via email.

Delegates must provide the correct email address to their students’ union when registering.

Candidate information and manifestos will be circulated to delegates in advance of the elections.

Voting for the NUS Scotland President will open in advance of conference on Thursday 5 March and close at conference on Thursday 19 March midday.

Delegates may cast their ballot ahead of conference and will be able to change their vote at any point until polls close.  

Steering committee elections will take place during the NUS Scotland Conference 2020 with key timings announced then. 

An online question time for candidates will be held in the weeks leading up to conference. Delegates will be able to find out more about the candidates, ask questions and listen to the discussion in their own time. There will be speeches from candidates on the first morning of conference.

All elections will run on the UnionCloud software.

If you have any questions about elections or running for any of the positions, please email