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Apply to be a Student Trainer

UoNSU Student Trainers have a unique opportunity to support the student community by shaping the development of our various student groups through our menu of workshops.

Students' Union response to UCU industrial action

The University of Nottingham Students' Union are proud to stand in solidarity with UCU (University College Union) - the trade union for a large proportion of our academic staff here at the University of Nottingham

Cascade Fund now open for applications

Applications are now open for the Cascade fund, offering up to £10,000 for your projects.

Student Leader Elections nominations are now open.

Nominations for the 2018 Student Leader Elections are now open. This is your chance to put yourself forward to be elected by University of Nottingham students as one of their 2018/19 student representatives.

Holocaust Memorial Day Statement

Tomorrow is Holocaust Memorial Day. We mark this day as an annual reminder of the horrors of the Holocaust and mass genocide during the Second World War, and the millions impacted since through the atrocities in Cambodia, Bosnia, Rwanda and Sudan.

The puppies are back by popular demand!

We're hosting a puppy room on Wednesday 13 December.

Cascade Fund now open for applications

The Cascade fund was set up by the University of Nottingham to support students looking to make a positive impact on your student experience, and in local, national, or international communities.

Postgraduate Network Committee results announced

Find out who'll be on the Postgraduate Network Committee this year.

What happened at the first Trustee Board meeting of the year?

Your SU President, Alan Holey has written about the first SU Trustee Board meeting to take place this year.

UoNSU app now live!

Click here to find out what’s on the app and how you can download it.

We're officially 'Very Good'

Following an NUS quality audit on Tuesday 20 June, we've improved!

SU Prizes and Awards Winners are here!

The SU Prizes and Awards event took place on Thursday 22 June, continue reading to find out who won.

Education Network Awards winners announced

The Education Network Awards took place on Wednesday 14 June, in the Studio, Portland Building, celebrating the students who have excelled throughout this year in the Education Network.

Postgraduate lunchbox seminars now open for applications.

The Postgraduate Lunchbox Seminar Series is new for June and July, creating a forum for you to start, or join the conversation around current world events. Each seminar is your opportunity to present 10 minutes on the theme, before it is opened up to the room.

Nominations now open for the Annual SU Prizes and Awards!

It's time to announce this year's SU Prizes and Awards, read more to find out how you can nominate yourself or someone you know.

Thank you and congratulations NSA Winners!

On Friday 19 May University of Nottingham Students’ Union hosted the second annual National Societies Awards here in Nottingham. Read on to find out who won on the night.

General Election - Vote today

The UK Parliament has announced that on Thursday 8 June 2017 there will be a General Election.

Portland Building redevelopment update

Your Students’ Union is constantly changing based on your feedback, of what you want to see and what you would like to happen differently.

Portland Building Access Updates

Latest updates on access to the Portland Building, 9 May 2017

Paint the Town winners announced.

Find out the winners of the Paint the Town competition!

Changes to Karnival activity

Statement from the University of Nottingham Students’ Union Trustee Board.

What is the Trustee Board?

Many of you may not know there is an SU Trustee Board or what it does, so it’s time we shed some light; here goes!

Congratulations to your 2017/18 Officer team

Your new Officer team for 2017/18!

Latest Referenda Results

We recently hosted two referenda brought forward by students. You can find the results here.

Your new Education Reps

Friday 17 March saw the latest round of elections close. Here you'll find your new Education Reps.

Work starts on Portland Hill

Portland Hill will be closed for redevelopment from 27 March. Find out what that means here.

Thanks for making Student Volunteering Week a success!

On February 20-26th National Student Volunteering Week took over your Students’ Union Volunteering Centre. Did you take part? Were you inspired to take on volunteering opportunities yourself?

University of Nottingham Students’ Union says NO to fossil fuels.

It is with great pleasure I would like to announce that the Students’ Union has divested its investment portfolio away from Fossil Fuels.

What's next for the Portland building redevelopment?

In 2013, following years of discussion, the Officer team wanted to show senior University staff that a good Students’ Union building would enable students to have a better time at University, and that it would benefit the campus overall. Find out what happens next.

Don’t Forget Your Bins!

Remember to put your bins away or you could face a £100 fine.

Karnival to improve activities

Important information regarding the future of the 7 Legged event.

School Education Reps Announced!

Find out who your new School Education Reps are here...

An Important Statement From Your Students' Union *Updated 25/10/2016*

Please read for a full statement from your Students' Union, addressing recent news regarding the '7 legged' event.

The David Ross Sports Village is Now Open!

On Monday October 3rd, the new David Ross Sports Village at University Park campus opened its doors to gym-goers for the very first time.

Daily Bites Gets Tastier!

The Daily Bites meal card is now available at even more bars, shops, and cafés! Find out how it's improved here...


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