What is Student Council?

The Student Council is made up of 54 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 26 Department Representatives for each of UL’s academic departments, and 16 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.

How to Join Student Council.

Student Council Meetings Semester 1

Times: From 6pm – 7.30pm

All meeting will be conducted online using Zoom

Semester 2

Tuesday of Week 2  – (2nd Feb) 6:00pm
Tuesday of Week 4 –  (16th Feb) 6:00pm
Tuesday of Week 8 –  (2nd March) 6:00pm
Tuesday of Week 6 –   (16th March) 6:00pm
Tuesday of Week 10 – (30th March) 6:00pm


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 Email: studentpresident@ul.ie
Vice President/Academic Officer Alison Fitzgerald Email: studentacademic@ul.ie
Deputy President/Welfare Officer Peadar Collins Email: studentwelfare@ul.ie
Student Communities Officer Chelsea Joyce Email: studentcommunities@ul.ie
Post Graduate President Andrea La Touche Email: postgradpresident@ul.ie
Student Council Chairperson Vacant
UL Experience Chairperson Jasmine Ryan Email: 18261671@studentmail.ul.ie
UL Student Events Chairperson Ahana Maharaj Email: 19278632@studentmail.ul.ie
Equality & Diversity Chairperson/Deputy Chairperson Student Council Catherine Osikoya Email: 14156067@studentmail.ul.ie
Clubs Officer Cian Hough Email: 16158296@studentmail.ul.ie
Societies Officer VACANT
Faculty Officer Alan Enright Email: 11136774@studentmail.ul.ie

Interest Group Representatives

Equality & Diversity Councillor VACANT
Disabilities Councillor VACANT
Home International Councillor VACANT
Visiting International Councillor Afroja Ahmed Email: 19283237@studentmail.ul.ie
Mature Student Councillor Stuart Leamy Email: 19339895@studentmail.ul.ie
Student Affairs Councillor Jonathan Hilliard Email: 17199581@studentmail.ul.ie
Sports Councillor VACANT
Activities Councillor VACANT
Entertainments Councillor Sandra Donatus Email: sndrdonatus@gmail.com
First Year Councillor VACANT
Student Services Councillor Daniel Lynch Email: daniellynch4@gmail.com
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 Emer Owens Email: 16160762@studentmail.ul.ie

Arts, Humanities and Social Science

History Rep VACANT
Irish World Academy of Music & Dance Fien Janssen Email: 19192134@studentmail.ul.ie
Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics Nora Murphy Email: 17229502@studentmail.ul.ie
Culture & Communication Rep VACANT
Politics & Public Administration Rep Frank Fitzgerald Email: 18258891@studentmail.ul.ie
Sociology Rep Jasmine McGarr Email: 18238939@studentmail.ul.ie

Education & health Science

PESS Rep James B Conner Email: 18109691@studentmail.ul.ie
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 Alan Enright Email: 11136774@studentmail.ul.ie
Biological Sciences Rep Kyeesha Glenn-Davi Email: 17079705@studentmail.ul.ie
Physics Rep James Aedan McFall Email: 19270445@studentmail.ul.ie
Maths & Stats Rep Louis Pemble Email: 16190327@studentmail.ul.ie
Electronic & Computer Engineering Rep VACANT
Computer Science & Information Rep Neha Chopra Email: 20084447@studentmail.ul.ie