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Become a Society Rep!

Join the Societies Committee and help shape how societies are funded, have your say in society development and have a place on the shortlisting panel for the Societies category of the Student Awards! 

You'll be joining a friendly, informal committee of students who are passionate about societies.

Read the full role description and nominate yourself today! 


Nominations open at 15:00 on Friday 8 February.

The polls open at 06:00 on Thursday 14 February 2019 and close on friday 15 February 2019 at 15:00.

Results will be announced on Friday afternoon, with the newly elected rep expected to commence their role the following week!

More information

By becoming a Society Rep you will gain valuable experience that you can add to your CV including negotiation, chairing meetings/discussions, leadership, working with key stakeholders and time management.

The time commitment for this role is one 90 minute meeting each week during term-time for the spring semester. The meetings are held on Tuesdays from 1-2.30pm and you must be available to attend this time to join the committee. 

Contact us

If you have any queries about the role please talk to the Societies Team at USSU by coming to Activities on the 1st floor of Falmer House, emailing societies@sussexstudent.com or calling 01273 873415.


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