Your Union is made up of students. Students like you – with your ideas, your passion and your views on what you want your Union to be. We couldn't be a Union without YOU.

Nominations will be opening soon for your next SU Officers and Advocates, so have a think about what part you could play.

There's a great variety of roles available to go for – see below for which ones you might be interested in! If you've got any questions, just email [email protected].


Sabbatical Officers (full-time and paid)

  • President;
  • VP Education;
  • VP Union Development;
  • VP Welfare;
  • VP BME (Black and Minority Ethnic) – NEW ROLE!


Part-Time Officers

  • Sports Officer;
  • Societies Officer;
  • Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) Students' Officer;
  • Disabled Students' Officer;
  • Entertainments Officer;
  • Ethics and Environment Officer;
  • International Students' Officer;
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer (LGBTQ) Students' Officer;
  • Mature Students’ Officer;
  • Moulton College Officer;
  • Postgraduate (Taught) Students' Officer;
  • Postgraduate (Research) Students' Officer;
  • Women's Officer;
  • Changemaker Officer.


Student Trustee

  • Postgraduate Student Trustee.


NUS Delegate


Faculty Advocates

12 Faculty Advocates:

  • 3 Faculty Advocates from Faculty of Business and Law;
  • 3 Faculty Advocates from Faculty of Health and Society;
  • 3 Faculty Advocates from Faculty of Education and Humanities;
  • 3 Faculty Advocates from Faculty of Arts, Science and Technology.


3 Joint Honours Representatives:

  • First Year Joint Honours Advocate;
  • Second Year Joint Honours Advocate;
  • Third Year Joint Honours Advocate.


4 Postgraduate Faculty Representatives:

  • Faculty of Business and Law Representative;
  • Faculty of Health and Society Representative;
  • Faculty of Education and Humanities Representative;
  • Faculty of Arts, Science and Technology Representative.



  • Part-Time Student Representative;
  • Distance Learning Student Representative;
  • Black and Minority Ethnic Officer.


MSA Committee

Core positions:

  • President;
  • Secretary;
  • Collaboration Committee Member;
  • Treasurer.


Non-core positions:

  • Vice President of Postgraduates;
  • Vice President of Parents;
  • Policy Overseer Committee Member;
  • Social Media Secretary;
  • Social Secretary.

Our Addresses

Park Campus
University of Northampton Students' Union, Boughton Green Road, Northampton, NN2 7AL

Avenue Campus
University of Northampton Students' Union, St George's Avenue, Northampton, NN2 6JD