What are the SU Forums?

UCD Students' Union has two forums, the Campaigns Forum and the Entertainments Forum. The Campaigns Forum has 9 positions and is chaired by the Campaigns and Engagement Officer.


The Entertainments Forum has 6 positions and is chaired by the Entertainment's Officer. All students are eligible to run for any of these positions. No prior experience is required. 

Forum Elections

Forum Elections for the 2021/2022 academic year will take place at the last Council of this academic year on Monday, 12 April at 6pm. Elections will take place online, via Zoom. If you are interested in running for a position please contact returningoffice@ucdsu.ie to register your interest.

You will then be invited to make a brief speech to Council on why they should vote for you. Voting will then take place online. Only current members of Council are eligible to vote in these elections. Results will be announced by the Returning Office shortly after. 

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Campaigns Forum

Are you passionate about social issues? Interested in being a student leader? Want to make change happen? Then you should run for a campaign coordinator position with the SU!  

Each Campaign Coordinator works with the Campaigns and Engagement Officer to organise campaigns and events and recruits and manages their own campaign crews. 

To learn more about the Campaigns Forum visit: https://www.ucdsu.ie/campaigns-forum

Every year UCDSU elects nine Campaign Coordinators

  • LGBTQ+ Campaign Coordinator 

  • Gender Equality Campaign Coordinator 

  • Mental Health Campaign Coordinator 

  • Disability Campaign Coordinator 

  • International Campaign Coordinator 

  • Residences Campaign Coordinator 

  • Mature Students Campaign Coordinator 

  • Diversity and Inclusion Campaign Coordinator 

  • Environmental Campaign Coordinator 

Entertainments Forum positions

  • Promotions Officer 

  • 1st Year Promotions Officer 

  • Production Officer 

  • Non-Alcoholic Officer 

  • RAG Coordinator 

  • Ents Rep Coordinator 


Entertainments Forum

Are you interested in event management, organising gigs and great events for students, working with nightclubs and various venues around Dublin? Then The Entertainments Forum is for you!

The Entertainments Forum is the focal point of SU Entertainment, and the team is made up of 6 part-time officers that each hold a position relevant to the social lives of students and events held by the SU. 

The Entertainment's Forum meet on a fortnightly basis during term time. 
To learn more about the Entertainment's Forum visit: https://www.ucdsu.ie/ents-forum