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Now is your chance to represent your school and make changes for your fellow course mates...

Whats on This Week

Here's a quick guide to what we have going on this week at NUSU

Food For Fuel Week

Healthy Eating Mixed With Free Giveaways? Go On Then! Food For Fuel Week Will Run From Monday 6 until Friday 10 November.

What's on this week

Here's a brief guide to what's going on around the Students' Union this week.

See if we have a Society for you!

Here at Newcastle University Students' Union we have many extra curricular activities which you can take part in and whats better than joining a society...

Nominations Open Now!

Nominations are now up for the Racial Equality Officer position in our part-time officer team! If you or someone you know wishes to represent racial equality on campus make sure to put forward a nomination

Welcome to Luther's
Luther's Bar Logo

Move over Mensbar, hello Luther's. The NUSU student bar has received an update in time for the 2017/18 academic year. The new name reflects an inclusive attitude and an international outlook from students.

Tom Zanetti & K.O Kane

Tom Zanetti & K.O Kane are coming to the Students' Union on the 28th October, tickets on sale now!

Check out whats on our Online shop...

From Mugs to Teddy bears we have something for everyone...

Freshers' Week 2017

It time for the biggest week of the year - Freshers' Week! From Project X to Food Wars, we have so much planned for you to get involved with!

Why not give it a go?
image of a man caving

Whether it's bowling or ring making, we have loads of activities for you to get involved with during Term 1...

Postgrad Welcome

All Postgraduate students are welcome to attend our main Freshers' Week activities, daytime and evening. We also have some additional activities specifically focused on Postgraduate students

Early Arrival Week

For those of you getting here before Freshers' Week kicks off, we've got some more events to keep you busy!

Go Volunteer!

Come and check out our volunteering opportunities!

Go Volunteer Team Kenya Diary

Team Kenya have taken the team international, so we hear what they've been getting up to...

NUSU Summer Opening Times

The academic year may be over, but we're still open!

Goodbye Karen Gray!

Today we say goodbye to Karen Gray, leaving our Trustee Board after 8 years of service.

Housing Advice

Do you need housing advice but don't know where to get it? Well check out our page and see how we can help you!

Academic Skills Kit

ASK has advice on developing your academic skills and information about where you can go for support.

Opening times for Term 1

Check out the opening times for the Students' Union for term 1

CLR19 Bakes Up A Treat

Go Volunteer’s project, CLR19 Bakes, was featured in the
Evening Chronicle in April in an article demonstrating how the baking
initiative is helping orphaned children in parts of Indonesia

NUSU Videos

Watch the latest Newcastle University student videos here! From election manifestos to our very own students doing the Harlem Shake...

Student Council Results

Check out the results of the last Student Council of this year...

What's on this week 5th- 12th June

With Exam season in full swing there us plenty of stuff happening around the Students' Union to fuel your studies, give you a break or for you to procrastinate...

Celebrating Success here at NUSU

Last week saw the commencement of NUSU’s awards season, with the Celebrating Success Awards showering the brightest and best at Newcastle University with awards that celebrate all of their achievements outside of academia.

Teaching Excellence Awards photos!

Check out the photos from the Teaching Excellence Awards!

Dog Days 2017

Dog Days is back as part of Stressed Out Students! So come along and chill out with some canine friends...

What's On this week 15th - 21st May

There is plenty happening this week at the Students' Union! Make sure you check out what's going on and get involved...

Whats On This Week 8th - 15th May

Check out what is on this week...

Junk Music Helps Children Find Their Beat!

A new project supported by Newcastle University Students’ Union (NUSU) is helping children in the North East find their beat through learning new, and unique, musical instruments.

Freshers' Crew Recruitment

Do you want to be a part of the biggest week of the year? Well sign up to be part of Freshers' Week 2017!

The Pigeon Detectives

Come and see The Pigeon Detectives when they come to the Students' Union...

Proposed Student Council Motions

Check out which motions have been proposed for the final Student Council of 16/17

Submit a Council Motion

Do you want to make change? Submit a Student Council Motion!

Society Of the Month - May
ShockSoc robot wars

Congratulations to ShockSoc who won May's society of the month!

Media Awards 2017 Tickets

Come along and celebrate all Student Media!

TEAs Shortlist 2017 Revealed!

After receiving 349 nominations, we can reveal the shortlisted academics, professional services staff and supervisors that Newcastle University students believe have made the biggest impact on their learning experience.

Society of the Month March 2017

This month has been very busy and eventful for March’s winner, Engineers without Borders.
Chiefly their success has been shaped by three main events…

NUSU Runner Up at the Guardian Awards

Newcastle University Students’ Union are now the proud owners of a Runner Up Guardian Award after a very successful night in London on Wednesday.

Sam's Easter Break Blog

Sam Blackburn fills us in on everything there is to know about staying in Newcastle over Easter.

It's a Microwave Miracle

It's time to WAVE goodbye to feeling hungry in the Robbo, thousands of microwaves are being installed TODAY.

Campus tournament proves big hit with students

Students from Newcastle and London flocked to the University’s city campus for an action-packed Intra Mural showdown.

What's on this week - 20th March 2017

What's on this week at NUSU! 20th - 26th March 2017

Inspiring Women 2017: Blog

On Saturday 11th March, Newcastle University Students’ Union (NUSU) hosted its third annual ‘Inspiring Women’ Conference with the theme of ‘Be Bold for Change’ to follow in the footsteps of this year’s International Women’s Day.

What's on this week at NUSU...

We all know it's St. Patrick's Day on Friday, but there's plenty on for the rest of the week at NUSU!

Definitely Oasis

At a time with so many Oasis tribute band's self proclaiming to be number 1 Definitely Oasis have pretty much appeared out of nowhere and completely raised the standard as to how a Oasis tribute should look and sound.

International Festival of Arts and Music

On Wednesday 22nd March, the International Festival of Arts and Music returns for its 5th year. With Newcastle having a fantastically diverse international student body, with over 120 countries worldwide represented...

Your Officer Team 2017/18 are…

The votes have been counted and verified and we’ve sounded the metaphorical Elections alarm: you have chosen your new Officer Team for 2017/18!

Luther's Crowned King

It’s official: Mens Bar is no more. Your new SU Bar will be…Luther’s!
It has been a hotly debated topic throughout the week not only for students at Newcastle, but for many Alumni too.

Inspiring Women Conference

Check out what is happening for this years Inspiring Women Conference

What's on this week - 24th-30th April

Disability Awareness, Mind the Gap and more at NUSU this week!

Voting is open!

Decide who you want to see as the new Sabbatical and Part time officer teams next year!

Give it a Go - Term 2 Blog

Comms intern Sara gives us an update on Term 2 with Give it a Go!

Society of the Month February

February has been one of the toughest months to choose a winner to be crowned ‘Society of the Month’ with so many societies doing amazing work.

NUSU to Disaffiliate from the NUS

Students at Newcastle University Students’ Union (NUSU) have voted to disaffiliate from the National Union of Students (NUS) after a two-thirds majority ‘No’ vote in their membership referendum.

NUSU Shortlisted for Top Awards

Your Students’ Union has been shortlisted for top honours in both the Guardian University Awards and Educate North Awards for yet another year.