Student Welcome

Get to know NUSU

Get to know NUSU

Hello from NUSU: Your Students’ Union 

We wanted to say hello and introduce ourselves. We’re Newcastle University Students’ Union, but you can call us NUSU. We are the students’ union for everyone studying at Newcastle University and we’re here to make sure your uni experience is the best it can be. If we were to sum ourselves up, we are the overall fun and supportive side of your uni experience. 

We’re bringing you the ultimate welcome to campus with your Freshers’ 22 – Week Pass. 6 days full of events and activities to help you feel at home at NUSU, Newcastle University and the city you will be calling home for the duration of your studies. Buy your Week Pass at 

We also have some great free Welcome Weeks events running alongside your Freshers' 22 – Week Pass for all students at

Some key dates for your diaries: 

  • Clubs and Societies Fair: Tue 20 & Wed 21 September, 11am-5pm. Over 240 Clubs and Societies for you to check out. It’s a great way to find likeminded people and make new friends. 
  • Discover Newcastle Fair: Mon 26 & Tue 27 September, 10am-4pm (10-11am quiet hour). 2 days, lots of local and national brands and businesses for you to get to know in the city and bag loads of deals, discounts and maybe even a few freebies.