What is Student Council?

The Student Council is made up of 50 students who discuss and vote on UL Student Life policy. As the representative group of all UL students, they direct Executive on what work to carry out. Council meets every second Tuesday at 6pm. For the coming semester, these meetings will take place online.

Student Council comprises of 25 Department Representatives for each of UL’s academic departments, and 15 Interest Group Representatives with particular responsibility for specific student life and welfare areas.

The 12 Executive members attend Council. Only the volunteer Executive members have a vote. The Student President, Welfare, Communities and Academic student officers do not have a vote.

Student Council Meetings Semester 1

Times: From 6pm – 7.30pm

All meeting will be conducted online using Zoom

Semester 1

Tuesday of Week 4  – (20th October 2020)
Tuesday of Week 6 – (3rd November 2020)
Tuesday of Week 8 – (17th November 2020)
Tuesday of Week 10 – (1st December 2020 )

Current Student Council Vacancies 2020-2021

If you are interested in any of the vacant positions please contact: john.mcdermott@ul.ie or follow instructions for online nomination process below


Student Executive Members

Student President Cían Ó Caoinleáin
Vice President/Academic Officer Alison Fitzgerald
Deputy President/Welfare Officer Peadar Collins
Student Communities Officer Chelsea Joyce
Post Graduate President Andrea La Touche
Student Council Chairperson VACANT
UL Experience Chairperson VACANT
UL Student Events Chairperson Ahana Maharaj
Equality & Diversity Chairperson VACANT
Clubs Officer VACANT
Societies Officer VACANT
Faculty Officer VACANT

Interest Group Representatives

Equality & Diversity Councillor VACANT
Disabilities Councillor VACANT
Home International Councillor VACANT
Visiting International Councillor VACANT
Mature Student Councillor VACANT
Student Affairs Councillor VACANT
Sports Councillor VACANT
Activities Councillor VACANT
Entertainments Councillor VACANT
First Year Councillor VACANT
Student Services Councillor VACANT
Volunteering Councillor VACANT
Community Councillor VACANT
Cooperative Education Councillor VACANT
Campus Facilities Councillor VACANT

Kemmy Business School

Accounting & Finance VACANT
Economics Rep VACANT
Management & Marketing Rep VACANT
Personnel & Employment Resources Rep VACANT
Insurance Rep VACANT

Arts, Humanities and Social Science

History Rep VACANT
Irish World Academy of Music & Dance VACANT
Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics VACANT
Culture & Communication Rep VACANT
Politics & Public Administration Rep VACANT
Sociology Rep VACANT

Education & health Science

PESS Rep James B Conner
Psychology Rep VACANT
School of Education Rep VACANT
Nursing & Midwifery Rep VACANT
Clinical Therapies Rep VACANT

Science & Engineering

School of Engineering Rep VACANT
School of Design Rep VACANT
Chemical Sciences Rep VACANT
Biological Sciences Rep VACANT
Physics Rep VACANT
Maths & Stats Rep VACANT
Electronic & Computer Engineering Rep VACANT
Computer Science & Information Rep VACANT