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Latest News

Students fundraising for CHICKS

Bye Gaujcher, hello Community Contribution Points

If any of you were about the University during the elections period, there’s a high chance you caught some Gaujcher action but just like the Union it'...

Mon 06 Nov 2017 Union of Students

Free Public Speaking Workshop

Back, by popular demand, is the Law Society's Public Speaking Training Workshop....

Wed 18 Oct 2017 Law

Law Society Membership Update

The Law Society are celebrating breaking through the 100 member barrier....

Tue 10 Oct 2017 Law

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

Upcoming Events

Education Programme Representative Training
14th November 2:30pm - 1st December 4pm
University of Derby, various sites
You have been elected as a Programme Rep, but what’s it all about we hear you ask?
Education Know Your Rep Week
19th November 9am - 23rd November 8pm
University of Derby
Get involved with Know Your Rep Week 2017, it's more than just a conference!
Paintball X Lasertag PxL Lasertag session
21st November 7:40pm - 10pm
Willows Sports Centre, opposite Derby College
£4 for 2 whole hours of Lasertag games including favourites like team deathmatch, capture the bases as well as other frantic game modes.
Education Programme Rep Conference
22nd November 9am - 5pm
Kedleston Road
Union of Students Charity Networking
23rd November 5pm - 8pm
Come and join us, local charities, businesses and people in the Derbyshire area to collaborate and work together to improve the local community
Union of Students Comedy Central Live at the Academy
23rd November 8:30pm - 11pm
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Nursing Monopoly Challenge - Raise and Give Event
26th November 8am - 7pm
Sponsored team challenge to walk/take public transport to locate as many monopoly locations as possible and provide photo evidence that your team made it! Fancy dress theme in your team is encouraged! Return coach to London and t-shirt included.
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Paintball X Lasertag PxL Goblet of Fire
28th November 6pm - 11pm
67 Bridge Street, starting venue for the tournament
Come along to the Triwizard Tournament and grab yourself some great prizes.
Anime and Manga Christmas Meal
2nd December 7pm - 11pm
Academy Bar, Ked Road Campus
A Christmas meal for anyone to come and join. Hosted by the 3 Confederacy Societies of Anime, Gaming and Imagineers.
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Union of Students Santa Run
3rd December 10am - 4pm
Kedleston Road: 4g Pitch
Clubs vs Societies and raising money at the same time.
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Union of Students Society Christmas Carvery
6th December 7pm - 9pm
Join us in the Academy for a good ol' Christmas carvery
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Democracy Extraordinary General Meeting
7th December 4pm - 6pm
Kedleston Road, T201
It’s so extraordinary, we don’t hold them that often!
Nursing Christmas Lectures
8th December 9am - 10th December 4pm
University of Derby, Kedleston Road
Christmas Lectures with 5 guest speakers (details on Facebook), including festive lunch. Clinical hours for attendance. Please reserve ticket below.
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Nursing Christmas Party
18th December 7pm - 2am
Revolution, Derby
Don't miss our Christmas Party with plenty of good food, drink and dancing! 3 course meal included.
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Pole Fitness Chrome Royale - Pole Competition
28th January 11am - 6pm
The Academy Bar
The University of Derby Pole Fitness sports club is proud to invite you to our very own Chrome Royale inter-university pole fitness competition.

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