Students' Union news

SU Position on University Finances

The University of Gloucestershire has recently announced that it is undertaking a financial sustainability exercise in reaction to the downturn in the number of student applications to UK Higher Education Institutions over the next 3 years.

Winter Weekender hosts free Christmas cinema, concerts and comedy in King’s Square

Christmas shoppers are invited to take a break from Christmas shopping this weekend when a winter pavilion opens in King’s Square on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 December to show popular Christmas films and a variety of crowd-pleasing live music and comedy performances.

The Best Freshers’ Fayre in the Country!

The University of Gloucestershire Students’ Union has just been ranked the best overall Freshers’ Fayre in the country!

Lantern workshops and walking trail add extra shine to Sunday’s Christmas Lantern Procession

This Sunday’s Gloucester’s Christmas Lantern Procession will light up the streets of Gloucester city centre. The procession begins at Kimbrose Triangle at 4.30pm, travelling along Southgate Street, Westgate Street and turning onto College Street before arriving at Gloucester Cathedral where a free carol service will take place.

Bye Bye Plastic Bags

At the 2018 Students’ Union AGM students voted for the SU to work to lobby the University to reduce disposable and single-use plastics on campus.

Experience Officer and SU Committee Elections 2018

See the results of the Experience Officer elections

Cupless Campus

Following feedback from staff and students, a Students’ Union AGM meeting which voted for a reduction in disposable waste and a successful pilot over the summer months, the University has removed disposable cups from its refectories and coffee counters.

University agrees to keep all libraries open 24/7

We are delighted to announce that the University has agreed to keep all libraries open 24/7!

Gloucester Goes Retro high street footfall figures break 2018 records

Gloucester Goes Retro sponsored by Pro Global on August Bank Holiday Saturday broke footfall records in the city centre for 2018. The popular, award-winning event was a fitting finale to Gloucester’s successful Summer of Music, Arts and Culture (SoMAC).

The Annual SU Student Awards: The Gnomies 2018!

On Thursday 31st May at the beautiful setting of the Cheltenham Town Hall, the University of Gloucestershire Students’ Union hosted the annual SU Student Awards: affectionately known as the Gnomies.

The University is divesting from fossil fuels

Your SU has been lobbying on this issue for a while...

Campus refectories launch Grounds to Ground initiative

If you are a regular coffee drinker, you may know a little bit (or maybe lots!) about the way barista coffee is made.

15p discount on all reusable cups

In an effort to encourage students and staff to think more about the environment at the University of Gloucestershire, all catering outlets will be offering 15p off each hot drink where a reusable cup is used from Tuesday 8th May.

Your newly elected Officer Team!

Check out your newly elected Officer Team for 2018-2019.

Fairtrade Bake Off winners

Find out who won and what the final scores were...

SU Leadership Elections are now OPEN

Do you want to be the voice of all students here at UoG? Stand in the elections and run to be either the next SU President, Education Officer, Welfare Officer or Sports Officer.

SU Leadership Elections are just around the corner

Could you be the next SU president? Education Officer? Welfare Officer? Sports Officer?

If you help with a study you could win a £10 Amazon Voucher!

We are seeking volunteers that have dyslexia to take part in a research project as part of a PhD study entitled, The impact of dyslexia on the online information-seeking behaviour of undergraduate students.

Student-Led Teaching Awards 2017 Finalists Announcement!

Check out this years finalists for the Student-Led Teaching Awards!

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