24 hour Library at Ked Rd!

Huge win! We've been working with the Library to get you longer opening hours

Markeaton Street Students - We listened to you!

On Monday 19th November, a group of elected student representatives based at Markeaton Street held a forum on the biggest issues affecting their student experience, and the experience of the Markeaton Street student body.

Know your rep week - Buxton student feedback and follow-up

On Wednesday 21st November a group of elected representatives based at Buxton held a forum on the biggest issues affecting their student experience. They spoke about a wide range of topics and received a direct response from a panel of University and Union staff.

Rep Conference

Last week we hosted Rep Conference and it was so lovely to see so many of you there (especially in your red Rep t-shirts!) Here is a bit of a summary of the day and the feedback we have taken on board.

Know your rep week - summit outcomes

As part of 'know your rep week' last week we held a student summit to discuss the weighty issues of buses, crèches and napping. Here's what went down...

Does size matter?

Is it really that important - what do you think?

How I got involved and became a rep and hero!

Aaron Spencer (bottom left), welcome hero and programme rep talks about his experience with union and how you can get involved too.

What means the most to Derby students?

What do Derby students want to change about their experience at the University of Derby and how can it be done? Read more!

Welcome hero & college officer gives top tips for freshers

I'm Anisha Johal, your elected College Officer for Humanities, and here is a blog I wrote for the university with my top tips for new students arriving this term.

Elected Representatives Leadership Retreat

Elected officers and representatives of the union took part in a leadership retreat in the Peak District to develop their skills and plan how they will best represent your interests next year. 3 of our elected officer trustees (President Abby Wilson, Vice President Welfare Jacob Blatherwick and Vice President Community Charlie Bell) led the retreat which was attended by 14 current students elected to represent your interests.