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Student representatives

Student representatives

Student representatives play a vital role in ensuring that the student voice is listened to and acted upon. They provide an important link between students, the Students' Union, and university staff.


What is a student rep?

Student Reps work with students and university staff to identify successes, challenges and issues affecting the educational experiences in their area.


What to know about Student Reps:

  • They work to represent the views of their fellow students
  • Student Reps work in partnership with staff to contribute to positive changes on their course
  • They take part in training sessions about how to represent students views effectively
  • Student Reps develop transferable skills such as public speaking, problem solving and team working
  • They can also apply for the Hallam Award


Two types of Student Representative


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