Representation is at the core of the SU’s services. Student representation is a tool for empowerment and change, a system of collaboration between students and UEA, enabling you to shape your education.

Democracy and Representation

Representation is at the core of the SU’s services. Student representation is a tool for empowerment and change, a system of collaboration between students and UEA, enabling you to shape your education.

UEA SU is run by you. You decide what campaigns we run and what our policies are (through Union Council and referendums), you elect the SU Officers who run the SU, and you decide our vision for the university and the world. And we support you in changing UEA for the better.

Trying to make change alone can be difficult and intimidating – that’s why the SU is here to help. Within the SU, we have democratic structures that allow you to decide what we do: