What are the Autumn Elections?

Voting opens for the Postgraduate GSA Autumn Elections 2021 on Monday 1st November 2021 at 09:50 and closes Monday 8th November at midnight. We have extended the voting period by several days to ensure all candidates have a fair and equal opportunity to promote themselves. Results will be announced on Wednesday 10th November 2021.

By using your vote, you can shape the way we support postgraduates like you! We have Part Time Officers shaping the way the GSA works, and Academic reps who act as the bridge between the student body and departments.

This is your chance to help make positive change on behalf of all postgraduates on the issues that matter to you! Academic, wellbeing, sustainability, LGBTQ+, social issues; this is how you make a difference.

The elections voting will close on Monday 8th November at Midnight.

Academic Representatives

Academic Representatives are the key representatives on each postgraduate course. They improve postgraduate courses by raising issues, giving feedback and working with both the GSA and the University to make a difference!

Part Time Officers

Part Time Officers (PTO's) represent different postgraduate student groups to make a real change on the issues that matter the most. By becoming a Part Time Officer you will be leading students on specific areas at the University of York. The positions available can be found below:

Council Chair
Participation Officer
Sports Officer
Volunteering Officer
Colleges Officer
Sustainability Officer
Part Time Students' Officer
Student Trustee
Post-Graduate Taught Students' Officer
MRES Students' Officer
PhD Students' Officer
Distance Learning Students' Officer
Graduate Teaching Assistant Students' Officer
BAME Students' Officer
LGBTQ+ Students' Officer
Disabled Students' Officer
Women and Non Binary Students' Officer
Students, Parents, Guardians, and Carers Students' Officer
Working Class Officer
Religions/Faith Officer
International Students' Officer
Online Learning Students' Officer