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SU President meets with Universities Minister

Francesco, our SU President met with the Universities Minister to...

Fri 15 Jan 2021

Studentpad Launches on 25 January

Studentpad, the University's housing portal will be launching soo...

Thu 14 Jan 2021

University offers full rent rebate during national lockdown

Thanks to our collective lobbying efforts we are delighted the Un...

Tue 12 Jan 2021

Bath Students Spread Compassion at Christmas

Thank you to everyone that volunteered as part of BANES Compassio...

Mon 11 Jan 2021

A busy Week in The SU

Rent, No Detriment and mental health are such a major concern for...

Fri 08 Jan 2021

Rent Refunds for students in University Accommodation

We're continuing to lobby the university to grant refunds...

Fri 08 Jan 2021

VTeam host Christmas Party for Twerton Children

5 volunteers put on a virtual Christmas party for 40 children to ...

Thu 07 Jan 2021

Lockdown 3

Things have dramatically changed overnight. Please seek support i...

Tue 05 Jan 2021

Happy New Year

It's not the start to 2021 we may have hoped for but we're back a...

Mon 04 Jan 2021

Volunteer Co-ordinator on New Years Honours List

We are thrilled that Joshua Hale has been presented with a Britis...

Thu 31 Dec 2020

Living Life in The Edge

For the past 5 years The Edge has been a hub of all things art. W...

Thu 17 Dec 2020

Changes to The Activities Officer & Community officer Roles

At a recent leadership committee within The SU it was agreed that...

Tue 15 Dec 2020

Looking back on 2020

A reflection on SU achievements during the most unusual semester....

Thu 10 Dec 2020

Using our Voice

The collective student voice has been stronger than ever this sem...

Thu 10 Dec 2020

International Q&A with University Senior Management

Watch back our live Q&A with University Senior Management on the ...

Thu 26 Nov 2020

End of term and beyond - Live Q&A with University Senior Management

On Friday 13 November we held a Q&A with University Senior Manage...

Thu 12 Nov 2020

An award winning Radio Station

URB take home 4 Student Radio Awards at a virtual ceremony hosted...

Mon 09 Nov 2020

Think before you Ink

There’s no need to rush for your private sector student housing t...

Fri 06 Nov 2020
 

The SU news

SU President meets with Universities Minister

Francesco, our SU President met with the Universities Minister to discuss higher education during the pandemic

 
Studentpad Launches on 25 January

Studentpad, the University's housing portal will be launching soon, so here are some tips to get you started

 
University offers full rent rebate during national lockdown

Thanks to our collective lobbying efforts we are delighted the University has made this decision.

 
Bath Students Spread Compassion at Christmas

Thank you to everyone that volunteered as part of BANES Compassion At Christmas campaign

 
A busy Week in The SU

Rent, No Detriment and mental health are such a major concern for us all. Find out what the SU Officers have been doing since the return from the winter break.

 
Living Life in The Edge

For the past 5 years The Edge has been a hub of all things art. We're very happy to announce that this is now an SU-led space, allowing us to champion creativity within our student community

 
Rent Refunds for students in University Accommodation

We're continuing to lobby the university to grant refunds

 
VTeam host Christmas Party for Twerton Children

5 volunteers put on a virtual Christmas party for 40 children to bring some festive spirit into schools in Bath

 
Lockdown 3

Things have dramatically changed overnight. Please seek support if you need it.

 
Happy New Year

It's not the start to 2021 we may have hoped for but we're back and working hard to support our community through whatever challenges we may face.

 
Volunteer Co-ordinator on New Years Honours List

We are thrilled that Joshua Hale has been presented with a British Empire Medal (BEM) in the New Year 2021 Honours List.

 
Changes to The Activities Officer & Community officer Roles

At a recent leadership committee within The SU it was agreed that some changes would be made to the role responsibilities of two of our officer positions for 2021/22.

 
Looking back on 2020

A reflection on SU achievements during the most unusual semester.

 
Using our Voice

The collective student voice has been stronger than ever this semester and from this there have been some significant changes to the student experience.

 
An award winning Radio Station

URB take home 4 Student Radio Awards at a virtual ceremony hosted by Radio 1 and Global.

 
Think before you Ink

There’s no need to rush for your private sector student housing this year.

 
Volunteers doing things differently

We've all had to adjust during covid times, but that doesn't mean we can't still be giving back to our community.

 
Student Experience Advisory Panel

Help shape the academic year by being part of our advisory panel.

 
Volunteer Coordinator receives Special Recognition Award

Congratulations to Josh on this prestigious award, we couldn't be prouder!

 
Bath Scholar wins National Volunteering Award

Congratulations to Lyam England who has been awarded the 'Lloyds Champion of the year' for his service to volunteering.

 
The SU and the University Declare A Climate Emergency

Today, The SU, together with the University of Bath, joined the global movement of student organisations declaring a climate emergency.

 
Education Awards 2020

Jointly hosted by The SU and the University, these awards celebrate all of the fantastic work that's happened in the realms of learning and teaching. Congratulations to all of our winners

 
A Nod to Sporting Excellence at Bath

Catch up with all of the action from the Blues Awards 2020

 
RAG race to raise over £3500 for charity

Last week, members of our community braved a pandemic and torrential rain to raise money for their Big Four charities.

 
Let’s talk about Exam period

Deadline time is back, so we've taken some of our top tips to have a better exam period

 
Bath STAR giving refugee children a helping hand

Student group Bath STARs (Student Action for Refugees) are supporting local children from refugee backgrounds in a weekly homework club.

 
Two nominations for SU Officers at Wonkhe Awards

The Wonke awards are there to shine a light on the best of the community’s writing, ideas and analysis that have been pivotal to debate in the higher education sector over the year. Congratulations to Alisha and Eve for their nominations!

 
Parliamentary reception for Bath’s quality students’ union

The SU at the University of Bath has received an award at a special parliamentary reception to mark students’ unions high standards of management.

 
Will we ever get better buses?

We are still asking the same questions we were asking a year ago. The SU proactively looking into bus solutions has come at a price - the University have been let off the hook. We are done doing their work for them.

 
The SU Wins Best Bar None National Award - Again!

For the second year running, The SU Bars and Events team has won a top national award as part of a Home Office approved scheme that promotes responsible management for bars and nightclubs.

 
Nightline take home BANES Community Award 2018/19

University of Bath Nightline recently took home the Young Volunteer Team of the Year Award at the Bath and North East Somerset Community Awards 2018/19. Bath Nightline were nominated by an outstanding five people and ended up taking home the top prize, a fantastic achievement for all involved

 
Flo's Café at The Virgil Building

The SU has reopened the café at the Virgil Building

 
Act now to create a dementia-friendly future

The SU University of Bath is working with Alzheimer’s Society to ask all our students and staff to become Dementia Friends.

 
The SU wins national campaigns award

The award, from the National Union of Students, recognises the work that the SU Officer team has done over the last 12 months with regards to campaigning.

 
Student volunteers collaborate on Urban Beach Clean

On Saturday 20 October 2018, members of V Team collaborated with Bath Spa volunteering project Go, Give, Experience and the Whale and Dolphin Conservation charity to organise an ‘Urban Beach Clean’. The focus of this was to draw attention to the growing urban plastic problem that’s contributing to pollution.