Victoria University Student Union election information

The Victoria University Student Union (VUSU Inc) is the peak organisation representing the interests of all students at Victoria University.

Students nominate and elect other students to the Executive Committee and Campus Branch Committees of VUSU. International students can nominate or elect other international students to the International Students Association (ISA) Committee as a general or campus representative.

The ISA is affiliated with VUSU Inc.Postgraduate students can nominate or elect other Postgraduate students to the Postgraduate Student Association (VUPA) The VUPA is affiliated with VUSU Inc.


VUSU Inc Executive Committee
The Executive Committee is responsible for the management of VUSU Inc. and its policies, functions and activities.

VUSU Executive Office Bearer positions are:

  • President
  • General Secretary
  • Vice President
  • Education Welfare Officer
  • Equity Officer
  • Events and Activities Officer
  • Multimedia Officer

Campus Branch
At each campus a local Branch Committee is elected to the following positions:

  • Chairperson
  • 5 General Representatives

Position Descriptions

Executive Committee
Position descriptions for the executive committee are available from the Returning Officer. A student bursary is currently available for each executive committee position.

Campus Branch Positions
There are no specified position descriptions for Campus Branch positions, however each elected representative is responsible for contributing to the management of the Branch.

Nominations received

At the conclusion of the Nomination period for the 2010 elections the following students are declared elected to positions for which a poll was not required. Several positions received multiple nominations for which a poll is required. A list of these is available.

VUSU elections will be conducted from Tuesday 12 to Thursday 14 October, 2010 inclusive. Polling information will be provided to students.

  • Russell Woodley
  • Returning Officer
  • Level 2, Building M, Footscray Park Campus
  • Phone: +61 3 9919 4061 or0403 115 347
  • Fax: +61 3 9919 5054
  • Email: [email protected]

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