What's it all about

Congratulations! You have taken the first step to becoming the next President or Vice President of New College Lanarkshire Students’ Association (NCLSA).

This is a great opportunity for you to represent over 25,000 students in the Lanarkshire region.

The NCLSA campaigns to improve all aspects of the NCL student experience.  It is led and run by students of the College.

As President or Vice President of NCLSA, you will represent the student voice through organising campaigns and working in partnership with the Senior Management Team, and on a national level will be responsible for influencing MPs, MSPs, local councillors and working with the National Union of Students. 

Key Dates

  • 18 April: Nominations open
  • 25 April: 12 noon - Nominations close
  • 28 April: 4pm - Mandatory candidate briefing
  • 2-11 May: Campaigning period begins (candidate material published)
  • 9 - 11 May: Elections take place
  • 12 May: 4pm - Results announced

Deciding to run in the elections is a fantastic first step, and we would like to wish you the best of luck in your campaign!

STUDENTS' ASSOCIATION

The Students’ Association is the representative body for all students of New College Lanarkshire. All students of the College are members of the Students’ Association – we are run by students, for students.

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JOB ROLES

As President or Vice President of NCLSA, you will represent the student voice through organising campaigns and working in partnership with the Senior Management Team, and on a national level will be responsible for influencing MPs, MSPs, local councillors and working with the National Union of Students. 

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DOWNLOADS

Thinking of running for President or Vice President. Download:

  • Candidates Guidebook
  • Forms
  • Job descriptions.

right here!

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