Frequently Asked Questions
How do I become a member of the Students' Union?
Once you enrol on your course, you automatically become a member of the Students' Union - it's free. If you do not wish to become a member of the Students' Union, please let us know. You can get more involved by joining a club, volunteering, being a class rep or getting elected to the executive team.
How can I get more involved in the Students' Union?
Here it's true - the more you put in, the more you get out. There are so many things to do for fun and to help you with life after College. Join clubs and societies to make new friendships and build your confidence. We have a wide selection of things you can join to suit all interests. Become a class rep, receive training and represent the voice and ideas of your class. Run in elections to be an officer within the Students' Union. Vote for the officers you want to represent you. Help raise money for charity, attend events and trips run by the SU, give your views and opinions - the list is endless.
What can I get from the Students' Union?
There are so many great things that the Students' Union can offer you, including a Totum Card - the best Student Discount Card. With a Totum Card you will receive discounts online and in shops such as ASOS, Co-Op, Odeon, Pizza Express, Boohoo, New Look, Rail Cards, National Express and lots more.
The Students' Union organise a range of trips throughout the year, all chosen by students. these trips can include Thorpe Park, Alton Towers, Harry Potter World, Christmas Markets, West End Musicals, Concerts, Festivals, just about anything students want to go on! Not only do the SU organise these trips, they also offer them at a discounted price which includes your travel.
How do I get a Totum Card?
Totum cards are easy to get - either from the Students' Union Office or via their website.