Notice of the LYIT Students’ Union Elections 2021/2022

Published: 22nd February 2021

Elections for LYIT Students’ Union Officers will take place on Monday 22nd and Tuesday 23rd March 2021. Nominations are now invited from eligible students who wish to be candidates for election for the following positions:

Sabbatical Officers

  • Student Union President
  • Deputy President – Welfare & Equality Officer
  • Deputy President – Education & Communications Officer

Part-time Non-Sabbatical Officer

  • Clubs & Societies Officer (it is anticipated that this role will be 2-3 hours per week)

Nominations open on Wednesday 17th February 2021.

If you wish to seek a nomination for a position, please email josephine.wilson@lyit.ie for a nomination form.
Closing date for receipt of completed nomination forms is Friday 5th March 2021 at 12pm.
Strictly no canvassing permitted prior to close of nominations

An election will be held where the number of candidates exceeds the number of seats available for any of the positions. Where there is only one candidate for any of the positions a plebiscite (yes/no vote) will take place.

Polling will take place online
on Monday 22nd March from 9am – 9pm
and Tuesday 23rd March from 9am – 1pm.