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Students' Union UCL


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We’re here to help you do more at UCL, we’re the place where more happens. 

We’re your route to 328 Clubs and Societies, countless volunteering opportunities, part-time jobs that fit around your studies, events, great places to eat, drink and chill in, an Advice Service when you need it, and if you want to make lasting change at UCL, we can help you do that too. 

We’re the largest Postgraduate community in London, with opportunities to take part in events and activities that are just for Postgraduates.

As a Postgraduate student at UCL, you’ll have access to:


There are 1000’s of ways for you make a difference during your time here, and while you’re at it, you’ll be adding valuable stuff to your CV, giving back to the communities you’re living in and discovering London in a unique way. Our Community Research platform will help you find research opportunities in the local community that you can use for your dissertation.

Read more on studentsunionucl.org/volunteering


Thousands of students stay active through the Students’ Union. Look out for Project Active if you want something ad-hoc, low-key and Postgrad only, TeamUCL if you want to follow your passion for a particular sport and compete in leagues nationally, and our Elite Athlete programme for those at the top of their game. 

Read more on studentsunionucl.org/sport

Clubs and Societies

We’ve got clubs for everything, for everyone. From choir to cooking, weightlifting to writing, debating to design, we’ve got more than 320 Clubs and Societies for you to choose from. These are groups that will help you make friends, pursue your hobbies and add extra skills to your CV. 

Read more on studentsunionucl.org/clubs-societies

Student Voice

We’re all in this together, and when we say ‘we’, we mean everyone at UCL; students, academics, support staff. What UCL is now and what it’ll be in the future is down to us, the UCL community. Your voice is central to the progress UCL makes; feedback about your experience, be a rep and work in partnership to make change, shape UCL as UCL shapes you. 

Read more on studentsunionucl.org/make-change

Places for you

We’re not-for-profit which means that every penny we make in our cafés, bars, gym and shop goes back to you through the services we provide; all the ones we’ve just listed above are funded by your daily coffee - thanks! Our spaces are your spaces and places we hope you’ll call home. 

Read more on studentsunionucl.org/places-for-you