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Latest News

Making friends

Check out the latest blog from Abby, your Vice-President (Welfare)...

Thu 31 Aug 2017 Union of Students

A new era

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

Wed 26 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

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

Why I’d rather watch Mad Max: Fury Road than Netflix’s new series Jessica Jones

by Emma Ward, Feminism Society President...

Sun 22 Nov 2015 Feminism

Upcoming Events

Welcome Winning Wednesdays
20th September 8am - 11pm
#WinningWednesdays are back!
Buxton Welcome Spring centre lock-in
20th September 6pm - 8pm
Join us at Springs Shopping Centre for a night of serious bargains, just for students!
Welcome Mukky Duck disney special
20th September 8:30pm - 3am
£250 CASH on the night for the best fancy dress!
Buxton Welcome Buxton Welcome Fair
21st September 10am - 4pm
One of the biggest events during your first few weeks in Buxton
Welcome Comedy Central feat Seann Walsh
21st September 8pm - 2am
Split your sides and get ROTFL at #DerbyWelcome with stand-up from the hilarious Seann Walsh
Welcome quiz night
21st September 8pm - 11pm
Great prizes to be won!
Trampolining Trampolining Give-it-a-Go Day 1
21st September 8pm - 9:30pm
University of Derby Sport's Centre
Come along and give trampolining a go, for free. All abilities welcome, from first timers to veterans. See what we as a club are all about. #RiseUp.
Buxton Welcome Outdoor Club
21st September 10pm - 3am
Unleash your inner animal at Coco’s ‘Into the Wild’ special!
Buy Tickets
Welcome Paint Party
21st September 10pm - 3am
This will get messy!
Welcome Paintballing
22nd September 11am - 4:30pm
A student favourite!
Nursing Welcome Back!
22nd September 8pm - 3am
Revolution, Derby
Don't miss our first social of the academic year! This event is open to members of the society, and those who want to come along and meet us all to see if you fancy joining! All members that attend will receive a Revs discount card ??
Welcome Masquerade Ball feat Pendulum - DJ set
22nd September 9:30pm - 4am
The one you’ve worked yourself up for is here!
Buy Tickets
Gaming Trip To EGX Birmingham
23rd September 9am - 7pm
NEC Birmingham
We in the gaming committee will be hosting a small trip to EGX in Birmingham on the 23rd. We only have a limited amount of tickets so make sure you get yours quickly. We're only offering 16 tickets to paid members so sign yourself up to gaming ASAP.
Buy Tickets
Walking Walk to Duffield
23rd September 11am - 3pm
Meet at Kedleston road main campus but the revolving doors
A short walk to Duffield and back.
Paintball X Lasertag Taster Lasertag
27th September 8pm - 10pm
Willows Sports Centre
The Paintball X Lasertag society is running a free Lasertag event at Megazone (opposite Derby College) which is open to everyone from 8pm to 10pm!

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