Division of General Counsel, Governance and Compliance

Induction Information for Council Members

Provided on this page are links to key information about the University, its history and Governance.  If you have any questions regarding Council, please contact Emma Potts, Interim Chief Operating Officer: Email: coo@sussex.ac.uk 

About the University

Link                      Information                                                                                               
About the University An overview of the University of Sussex
Campus Map Map and Directions
Schools of Study The University's Schools of Study
Undergraduate Prospectus Undergraduate Prospectus and other UG study information
Postgraduate Prospectus Postgraduate Prospectus and other PG study information


Link                                                Information              
University Committees

'The Organisation of the University' document detailing University Committee Structure,
memberships and terms of reference                                                                                          

Principle Committees of the University Information on the Committee structure can also be found in 'The Organisation of the University' document
Council Members List of Council members
Governance Documents The Charter, Statutes and Regulations of the University
Council Papers Agendas, Minutes and Papers of Council meetings (login required)
Council Code of Conduct Council code of conduct
Council Role Description Council Chair, Vice-Chair and Independent Member job specification
Corporate Information Annual Reviews and current Strategic Plan
Policies and Guidance The University's policies and guidance, including probity and good conduct of business
Financial Policies and Regulations Financial Policies and Regulations
Governors' Liability Insurance Details of insurance cover for Council members


External Publications 

Link                                           Information                                                                                 
LFHE                                             Leadership Foundation for Higher Education: Information on becoming a Governor,
roles and responsibilities and Regulatory Framework