• Your Student Association

    What is a Student Association?

    A Student Association is an organisation, operated by students in a college   institution or university, whose membership normally consists only of students. The Student Association is there to:

    Provide Support, Advice and Representation to all Students

    Support students through their College/University experience.

    Promote Health, Safety and Welfare issues

    Organise and support events and campaigns

    Communicate issues of relevance to Students

    Represent Student  views and opinions on Committees and at Board level

    Listen to Student needs and act on their behalf to resolve problems and/or provide support.


      Student Association Elections

      We are looking for:

      1x President

      1x Full time Sabbatical President £17,500 per annum pro rata

      1x Vice Presidents

      1x Full-time Sabbatical Vice President (£16,500 pro rata)

       Roles description and the nomination form are attached below.  Please return completed nominations to myself, in the Student Association Room, Top of the Stairs in the Street Building. 

      The process:  If any Student is interested please contact Micole Cochrane, Student Association Development Officer on mcochrane@west-lothian.ac.uk, telephone 01506 427 602 or pop into the Student Association Room for a chat about the role and what is involved. 

       All Nominations will be posted on Moodle during voting periods and Centres will have to vote on their own individual Vice President.  All students will be able to vote for the President via Moodle.  If any Class/Student does not have a Moodle Log on, please email me directly and then can be added.


    • Structure

      Meet your Student Association Team here


    • Class Ambassadors

      Being a class representative is an excellent opportunity to learn new skills and make a positive impact on College life.  Click here for a full description

    • Student Association Executive Minutes

      All minutes of Student Association Meetings can be found in this section.  If there is anything in the minutes that you are unsure of or would like to find out more please do not hesitate to contact the Student Association on:


    • Events/ Societies

      Please see our Calendar of Events for a programme of exciting things to come:

      A lits of Sporting events are below too!

      LGBT Group starting Feb 2016.  If interested please pop into the Student Association or email StudentAssociation@west-lothian.ac.uk

    • Our Strategic Plan

    • SA Class Rep Training