General Meetings

  • General Meetings are the highest level of meeting in the Union, and the most open; they are where students can speak and vote, and hold their elected Officers to account.
  • General Meetings are governed through the UBU Constitution and its associated By-Laws.

Submit an idea to a general meeting

Anyone can put an idea to a Council or a General Meeting through a motion.

All paperwork must be sent to the Union Affairs officer at or the Democracy and Campaigns Assistant at a full week before the meetings. Motions must have a proposer and seconder, and fifteen assenters. All must be current UBU students and provide their UB number.


The next General Meetings

The next General Meeting will be on Thursday 23rd November at 6:00 p.m. in the 0.51 lecture theatre, which is in Student Central on the same floor as the Library entrance.

This year's Annual General Meeting will be on Thursday 22nd February at 6:00 p.m., in Horton Barn.

The final General Meeting of the 2017-18 academic year will be on Thursday 12th April at 6:00 p.m., again in Student Central lecture theatre 0.51.


Archive of previous General Meetings

Annual General Meeting 2016/17

This took place on 5th May 2017.

General Meeting — February 2017

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General Meeting — November 2016

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