Your voice, your ideas

Have you got an idea? Share it!

Ideas are generated by students, for students. Any student can suggest what we should do as a Students’ Union to help make student life better. All students have then 2 weeks to have their say on whether they like or dislike the idea; once the idea reaches 15+ positive votes it gets sumbmitted to the Officers Committee, which decides what to do with it.

Your idea can belong to one of the following categories:

  • Your Union – any ideas you’ve got about the Students’ Union
  • Your studies – any ideas you’ve got to improve your studies
  • Student activities – any ideas you’ve got about activities or events for students
  • Student wellbeing – any ideas you’ve got to help students
  • Equality and Diversity – any ideas you’ve got to tackle equality and diversity
  • Maggie's – any ideas you've got about your student bar & café  
  • Musselburgh local community – any ideas you’ve got to improve our relationship with the local town
  • Other – any ideas that don’t fit any other category

No idea is a bad idea! If you’ve got an idea, click the button below to get started!



  1. YOUR IDEA – Got something in mind? Submit it on our website.
  2. VOTE – Get students to vote or comment online. The more interest your idea gets, the sooner we’ll address it.
  3. AWAITING DECISION – The Officers Committee is looking at your idea and deciding what to do with it.
  4. APPROVED – We think your idea is a good one. Let’s go!
  5. REJECTED – Unfortunately your idea didn't make it, but you're always welcome to submit another one!
  6. NOT THIS TIME – We thought your idea was interesting, but it wasn't considered viable at present.
  7. WE ARE WORKING ON IT – We are turning your idea into reality.
  8. WE DID IT! – We did it! You helped us make student life better.

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Telephone: 0131 474 0000