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Student Life

Student life is not all work and no play. You will have many opportunities to get involved in non-academic activities whilst studying with us – no matter which campus you choose.

You will automatically become a member of the Students' Union. By becoming a member, it will quickly enhance and improve your student and academic experience by having a strong representation structure led by a dedicated Students' Union President, student representatives and clubs and societies.

Students' Union

The Students' Union is your representative body whilst you're here at 52avav, representing your interests at all levels of the University.

You can also follow our Student Union on ,  and  to keep up to date on what they are up to @52avavStudents.

The Students’ Union can also offer support, if you want to make a complaint, an academic appeal or need help responding to a disciplinary allegation. For more information, please email our Students' Union team. Get in touch


We have a Student Parliament alongside a strong representative structure led by a dedicated Students' Union President, and they will ensure your voice is heard at all levels of the University. You can nominate yourself to become one of our Vice-Presidents, Liberation Officers, Course Representatives, Student Member of Committees or a Student Trustee. You can also represent your workshop class and become your Class Representative

The elections for all these roles begin in October, for more information or if you have any queries, please email our Students' Union team. Get in touch ➔

Clubs, Societies and Events

Your Students' Union can help you to set up and run clubs and societies. We're keen to ensure as many students as possible get involved across all our campuses and you can create an array of clubs and societies, from football and netball to a Harry Potter society. We have dedicated staff who are here to support you in creating and developing your society.

Find out what clubs and societies are on at each of our campuses.


Totum Card

We are NUS affiliated, meaning you can buy a Totum card that will give you over 200 discounts across the country and thousands more around the world. To get yours, log in with your University of Law email address.

Student Union

Our Students' Union are here to enhance your experience and represent the student voice.

Welcome Week

Welcome Week kicks things off in September. With various events to help you get to know your fellow students, including quizzes, comedy nights, city tours and the Freshers' Fair, it’s easy to find something that piques your interest. Other events throughout the year have included staff versus student pub quizzes and end of year balls, to name just a very few.



Social Media

Make sure to follow our dedicated campus Facebook Groups to hear about all of the events and activities taking place on campus that you can attend. It’s also a great way to meet fellow peers at your campus.

If you haven't already, remember to follow our main social media channels to keep up to date with what's going on at the University, including Spotify to listen to our podcast.

We regularly recruit students throughout the year to be marketing volunteers - you can also get involved during your studies with us and get some experience on your CV as well as having a good time.



To get a feel of what it’s like to study with us by the people who know us best, our students visit our LiveProspectus.

Support Services

Our Student Support Services provide advice, information and guidance on a range of student needs.

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