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Student Union



SLC StudentAt the heart of developing the Student Voice at SLC!

The Student Union promotes the interests and welfare of Students at SLC during their course of study. 

The Student Union is also involved in providing social, cultural, sporting and recreational activities as well as forums for discussions and debate for the personal development of its students.

The Student Union is run by students and represents the interests of the students of SLC to the Corporation, College management, local and national government and the other relevant authorities.


  • To advance the education of its members
  • To promote the general welfare of students
  • To organise and encourage recreational and social activities for students
  • To support Equality and Diversity and promote it in the college
  • To actively oppose prejudice and discrimination between students in the college
  • To encourage students to apply for a SU card


All enrolled students at South Leicestershire College shall be members of the SU unless they relinquished their membership in accordance with the ‘opt-out` regulations. Members of the SU shall have the following rights:

  • To attend and speak at all SU Committee and General Meetings
  • To vote at General Meetings and the Annual General Meeting
  • To stand and vote in SU elections
  • To participate in SU activities and use SU facilities

There are 10 posts within the executive committee which is made up of students voted in by students:

  • President 
  • Vice President
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • Social Secretary
  • Faculty Leads (x5)
Be the voice of the students, you can make a difference!
If you are interested in becoming a member of the Student Union Executive or would like more information regarding the roles within the SU please contact Callum in the Student Lounge (room 1-21) or email him at


Student Union Executive 2014-15 

Ryan ChesherRyan Chesher, President






Jarron PerkinsJarron Perkins, Vice President






Ryan WyettRyan Wyett, Social Secretary






Conor GibsonConor Gibson, Sport & Service Industries Faculty Lead 






Liam SmartLiam Smart, Foundation Learning Faculty Lead






Michael WatsonMichael Watson, Creative Arts Head of Faculty






Niamh DonohoeNiamh Donohoe, Health & Life Sciences Head of Faculty 






Sophie LightbownSophie Lightbown, Hair & Beauty Head of Faculty 






Rhys EmeryRhys Emery, Transport, Logistics & Built Environment Faculty Lead






Stefan AlexanderStefan Alexander, Creative Arts & Digital Technologies Faculty Lead







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Term Times:
Mon & Thurs: 8.00am - 8.00pm
Tue, Wed & Fri: 8.00am - 5.00pm

Non-term Times:
Mon - Thur: 8.30am - 5.00pm
Fri: 8.30am - 4.30pm
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South Leicestershire College
Blaby Road
South Wigston
LE18 4PH

Phone: 0116 264 3535
Fax: 0116 277 5578

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