The Students' Union is run by students and offers a range of services and facilities to help you enjoy your time at University. Following an £8m refurbishment in autumn 2011 the inside of the Grade II listed building has been transformed, with some outstanding new facilities in the heart of campus:
The Union Building has the best social reputation on campus. It hosts a variety of events including gigs and an annual CAMRA Real Ale Festival.
It's a great place to enjoy a drink with friends or get a bite to eat. The on-site shops make it easy to pick up study essentials between lectures.
The Union Building is also home to:
The Students’ Union has:
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“The Students' Union is a good area to work in the communal spaces they provide. I joined the Caving Society and went on a trip to some caves in Yorkshire. It was great. I met a lot of friends and because it was a challenging experience, we all helped each other. I also use the MENS Bar for a coffee and to meet with friends.”
Georgia Cross-Cultural Communication and International Management MA