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Latest News

A new era

It's exciting times at your Union of Students...

Wed 26 Jul 2017 Union of Students

Welcome Fortnight

All the official links and events for September's Welcome Fortnight...

Wed 19 Jul 2017 Union of Students


We now have a regular meeting time. This means every week on Tuesdays @ 5pm we will be seeing each other. The location for each week will be determine...

Tue 11 Oct 2016 We Are Uncharted

Remember to 'Tap In'

For this academic year, the University are introducing a new system for attendance monitoring...

Mon 10 Oct 2016 Union of Students

Make a difference by saving water

As part of the University of Derby’s Water Saving Campaign, Derby University has been working in partnership with Severn Trent Water to help you save ...

Wed 28 Sep 2016 Sustainability

Markeaton Freshers’ Fair Apology

Tue 27 Sep 2016 Union of Students

Sports Club Taster Sessions

Thinking about joining a sports club?...

Thu 15 Sep 2016 Sports

IMPORTANT: Phishing Alert

Please be aware of a new email scam taking place across universities...

Tue 14 Jun 2016 Union of Students

Free printing!

Exciting news for Derby Uni students!...

Mon 13 Jun 2016 Union of Students

Derby Uni student nominated in the BUCS Awards 2016

Congrats Lyddia!...

Fri 27 May 2016 Union of Students

Pack for good!

This year Student Living and UDSU are joining forces in a charity initiative to stop waste going to landfill and also raise money for British Heart Fo...

Tue 19 Apr 2016 Sustainability

Union Awards 2016 Winners!

Check out who took home the prizes in this year's Union Awards...

Tue 12 Apr 2016 Union of Students

Elections Results!

Official results of the 2016 #UDSUelections...

Mon 29 Feb 2016 Union of Students

NUS HEA Survey

All students at the University of Derby can be in with a chance of winning £500 by completing our online confidential survey about your time at univer...

Tue 02 Feb 2016 Sustainability

RAG Activity Afternoon

Student Parents Society...

Sat 28 Nov 2015 Student Parents

Upcoming Events

Welcome Welcome Party
9th September 9pm - 4am
This year we are throwing a BEACH PARTY, expect themed drinks, fire breathers, bbq and much much more!
Welcome Gaming Sundays
10th September 10am - 11pm
Monopoly and a fry up, the perfect hangover cure with your mates!
Buxton Welcome Welcome lunch and country walk
10th September 12:45pm - 6pm
The campus Chaplains and Buxton churches welcome all new students to a free lunch
Buxton Welcome BBQ and Live Music
10th September 5pm - 10pm
Come down and get to know your hall mates!
Welcome Halls wars
10th September 9pm - 4am
Don your camouflage gear, and represent your halls in the biggest #DerbyWelcome party in town!
Welcome Karaoke @ 67 bridge street
11th September 9pm - 11pm
Karaoke hosted by the LOUD society
Welcome Milk'd foam party
11th September 9pm - 3am
Derby's only triple scene venue - 3 rooms, 3 DJs, 3 music genres plus lots of foam!
Welcome IKEA trip
12th September 9am - 4pm
Flatpack gang
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Welcome comedy central feat. nathan caton
12th September 8pm - 2am
Split your sides and get ROTFL at #DerbyWelcome with stand-up from the hilarious Nathan Caton
Welcome Open Mic Night
12th September 8pm - 1am
Our weekly open mic session launch!
Welcome Winning Wednesdays
13th September 8am - 11pm
#WinningWednesdays are back!
Welcome Alton towers trip
13th September 9am - 6pm
One for all you thrill seekers out there!
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Welcome rag quiz of the year
13th September 7:30pm - 1am
Come on down to the Academy Bar, bring your friends, pick a killer team name and see which of you has trivia-smarts!
Welcome Mukky Duck School disco
13th September 8:30pm - 3am
Dress in your best school disco outfits and let the chaos ensue!
Buxton Welcome Have your cake and eat it!
14th September 12:30pm - 4pm
A foretaste of Heaven at the Chaplaincy's Cake Extravaganza!

Your officer trustees

Union President
Grace Suszek
Oversees the Union and all it does
Vice President (Community)
Charlotte Gauja
For Societies, RAG and Student Media
Vice President (Sport)
Connor Todd
Competitive sport and BUCS games
Vice President (Welfare)
Abby Wilson
Advice, health and more
Vice President (Academic Affairs)
Megan Hill
For all things education and course based