Event Description

1st Week TT18 Student Council

Wed 25 April 2018 17:30-19:00, Worcester College, Tuanku Bainun Auditorium

The deadline for submitting a motion is 1pm on the last Thursday before the Council meeting.

Elections in Council

The deadline for submitting a nomination is 1pm on the day before the Council meeting.

Chair of Council - The Chair of Council is responsible for the smooth running of Oxford SU's Student Council. The post is elected in 7th week Student Council of every term to serve for the following term. 

Returning Officer - The Returning Officer is responsible for all things to do with Elections and voting. In Council they look after the electronic voting pads. During the Annual Elections they chair the Elections Committee, handle complaints and count the results!


Steering Committee (x1) - The Steering Committee is made up of the two elected Steering Committee officers, the President and the Returning Officer. Their job is to look over the motions submitted to Council to ensure the are written in accordance with the Rules of Council, are not illegal and do not require steering to another committee first. Also, should an All-Student Consultation be required, the Steering Committee are responsible for ensuring it is held.

Joint Subcommittee of the Education Committee with Student Members(JScECSM) Student Members (x1 UG & x1 PG) - The Joint Subcommittee of the Education Committee with Student Members (JScECSM pronounced jay-sec-sem) is a university committee that meets once per term. The members include the Pro-Vice-Chancellor of Education, officers from Oxford SU and students. The meetings are very focused on students in general and Oxford SU specifically. Examples of items that could be on the agenda are the annual reports from Student Advice, the Oxford SU Impact Report and the funding of the SU. There are 2 positions available for any Student Member and 1 which must be a Graduate Student Member. 

Video Reports to Student Council

Sabbatical reports to Council will be uploaded before 3pm the day before the Council meeting.

Meeting Documents