Students elect a new representative on the University Council each year for a two-year term. View the results of the 2023 election.
Two student members of the University Council are elected by their fellow students. The student representatives serve overlapping two-year terms, which means that there is an election every year.
Declaration of result
The result of the 2023 student election that closed at 5 pm on 21 August 2023 is:
MOHAMMADI, Asma Rashidi256
I therefore declare William BELL-PURCHAS to be the successful candidate in this year’s student election. William will be appointed by Council to a two-year term from 1 January 2024 to 31 December 2025 at its meeting to be held on 18 September 2023.
The voter return was 11.16%, being 2,126 votes cast from 19,049 eligible electors.
Dated at Wellington this 21st day of August 2023.
Returning Officer – Victoria University of Wellington
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