Who can be a Student Rep?
Any student at Sussex can be a Rep.
We actively encourage students of all years and subjects to apply as hearing students' thoughts on academic matters is very important to both the Students' Union and the University.
This role will suit you if you are interested in making a difference, being part of a team and working with a variety of people.
There are places for students at all levels of study from first year undergraduates to postgraduate researchers.
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Great things about being a Student Rep
Being a Student Rep is a fantastic way to learn about the workings of the University and get involved in the Students' Union. You'll learn about decision-making, democracy, and how a University of over 15,000 students functions and plans for the future.
You'll meet a range of staff and students from accross the University and have a chance to impact student life at Sussex. You will be able to develop your interests, whether it is in the curriculum, sustainability, learning spaces, technology, or any academic matters.
You'll make a positive contribution for your fellow students and improve Sussex for future students.
You will be supported all the way, with the Student Rep team on hand offering specialised training, resources and help on hand to make sure you get the best out of your year.
Finally, you'll be part of a team of over 250 students, working together to make Sussex better for everyone.