The three-time master's student has championed causes such as the Science Gallery and birds nesting in Trinity's museum building, in addition to her work as GSU president.
The barrister is adamant that education is the key to many of the country's problems.
The former MEP is frustrated with the lack of reform of the Upper House, which was promised when the electorate voted not to abolish it in 2013.
The PhD student and satirist is running an irreverent campaign, but he does have some nuanced opinions on health and housing.
The businessman is the founder of Tiglin, a charity which runs a network of centres for people living with addiction or poverty.
The Dublin councillor is adamant that Ireland's health and education systems must break free of their conservative, Catholic origins to line up with the modern country's values.
The psychotherapist contested the 2020 general election for the Green Party.
The former diplomat has been vocal about his issues with the EU in the past, and believes there should be more debate about the benefits and drawbacks of Ireland's membership of the bloc.
The PhD candidate has spent five years researching the negative repercussions of gaps and inequalities in education.
The former councillor and current PhD student is well briefed on environmental policy but less concerned with higher-education issues.