This is your chance to choose which students run and lead the Students' Union. Elected students set the direction of the Students' Union, decide on student policy, run campaigns and projects to improve students' lives.



SU General Elections 22 - Declaration of Results for the Officer Team for 2022/2023


President: Gemma Hopwood

Vice President: Freddie Rainbow


Academic Officer (BOC): Kerry Higgingbotham 

Academic Officer (BRC): Christopher Gainz

Activities Officer: Joel Igiebor

Chair of Student Council: Christpher Gainz  

Disabilities Officer: Jessica Land

Ethnic Minorities Officer: Ethan Sampson

International Students' Officer: Dominique Tse

LGBTQ+ Officer: Rylee Spooner

Sustainability Officer: Tarrin Vane


For a full list of results please visit:



As full-time officer this is your chance to lead a million-pound business, improve the experience of students, develop new skills and become more employable.

As part-time officers this is a chance to have your say in how the Union is run, develop a transferable skill set and develop new friendship groups and networks across the south coast.

Training in key skills is provided, however you will need to be passionate about the work of the Students' Union and enhancing the student experience here at Chichester University. 



Any student studying a course at the University of Chichester can run in the elections, including postgraduate, international and part-time students. Any elected officer will be expected uphold the Students’ Union values and fairly represent student body. Some part-time officer roles are restricted to certain groups of students: for example to run for Post Graduate Student Officer role, you must be a post graduate student. Eligibility details are included alongside each of the roles.