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How The Students’ Union can support you!

University is an amazing experience, but student life can at times be challenging. We want you to remember that it’s ok to ask for help and seek support for your mental health at any time. Check out the range of wellbeing support services available to you during your time at UWE Bristol.

 
Why you should join a sports club or society

Joining a sports club or society at university is an enriching experience, that comes with a whole host of benefits. Check out just some of the reasons why we think you should get involved.

 
Settling into life at UWE Bristol

Starting university is an exciting chapter, but it is also a big step and can feel quite daunting. Check out our tips for settling into life at UWE Bristol.

 
Our tips for becoming a pro in the kitchen

As well as exploring a new city, starting university is a chance to improve your cooking skills and become a cooking pro. Check out some of our top tips to help you get to know your way around the kitchen.

 
A guide to Bristolian slang

Bristol is famous for many things - the food, music, architecture, and its unique slang. If you’re new to Bristol, you may find yourself hearing phrases that you have never heard before and wondering what on earth they mean.

 
Bristol highlights

We may be biased, but we think Bristol is pretty great. From the diverse food to the vibrant creative scene, there is certainly something for everyone. Check out some of our Bristol highlights and get ready to do some serious exploring.

 
Take time to look after yourself
Look after your wellbeing

Going to university is an enriching experience, but sometimes student life can be challenging. That's why it's important to look after yourself and take steps to improve your wellbeing if you feel it slipping.

 
10 things you didn't know about The Students' Union
10 things you didn't know about The SU

Welcome to The Students' Union at UWE - remember, we are here to help you settle in and enjoy your time at university. We're run by students, for students. Want to know more? Keep reading!

 
FoMSF Hosts Livestream of MSF Scientific Day

On 24th May, FoMSF hosted a livestream of the 'research' MSF Scientific Day. We raised over £40 and were thrilled to have been involved.

 
UWE FoMSF Conference without Borders

We are hosting a livestream of the "Research" MSF Scientific Day on 24th May. This is being livestreamed from London. The event is free but we will be fundraising throughout the day. Topics include climate change's effect on health, and maternal and baby health. There will also be cake :)

 
Freddie and Chelsea release a podcast on tackling the stigma around men’s mental health

Hey HallsLife! Your VP Societies and Communication Freddie, and HallsLife Coordinator Chelsea have released a podcast all about the Movember campaign, and we’d love for you to have a listen.

 
UWE Friends of MSF at Africa Week Health Forum

We fundraised at the Africa Week Health Forum, and raised £32.36. We would like to thank the organisers of Africa Week and their guests for their kindness and generosity.

 
The Students’ Union at UWE Bristol has been shortlisted for international environmental award!

A campaign to tackle food waste from The Students’ Union at UWE Bristol, has been shortlisted for a major international environmental award.

 
UWE Friends of MSF Febookuary Event

On 21st February, we sold second hand books at Glenside SU while fundraising for MSF. We raised £31.20, and donated the unsold books to the students' union. We would like to thank everyone for their generosity.

 
Rhino has been awarded a three-year-contract to supply team wear to TEAM | UWE Bristol
Rhino to supply team wear to Team UWE Bristol

TEAM | UWE Bristol will now join a sporting family that includes England Rugby, the Welsh Rugby Union and the British & Irish Lions with Rhino delivering team and leisurewear for its sports clubs and societies.

 
UWE FoMSF at Bengali New Year Celebrations

UWE FoMSF attended the Bengali New Year Celebrations held by Muktomoncho Bristol community group on 15th April. We spoke briefly about the work MSF does and raised £46.13. thank you.

 
UWE Bristol partners with YourGuarantor
Augusta, VP Community and Welfare

UWE Bristol has finally completed the process to partner with YourGuarantor – an organisation that will act as the UK-based Guarantor for International/EU students seeking private accommodation when they send in their application.

 
Bristol's Best Green Gems

Make the most of Bristol's green spaces with our handy top-5 guide!

 
Karate club goes live!

UWE Karate Club went live on Wednesday 24th October! Resident coach Michael harris, 4th dan JKA was supported by fellow World and European medallists Ali Nyoni, 5th dan and Jim McCafferty 5th dan.

 
Making the Switch

5 reasons why we love menstrual cups (and why we're selling them in all our shops!)

 
Join the Official 2019 Freshers Group

Starting UWE Bristol this September? Keep up to date with all things Welcome, make friends, prepare for and settle-in to life at UWE Bristol.

 
UWE Bristol partners with YourGuarantor
YourGuarantor partnership

UWE Bristol has finally completed the process to partner with YourGuarantor – an organisation that will act as the UK-based Guarantor for International/EU students seeking private accommodation when they send in their application.

 
Campaigning in Action: My Experiences of the NUS Sustainability Summit

Our Waste Lead on the Student Sustainability Committee shares her experiences at the NUS Sustainability Summit and Student Eats Conference

 
How to discover the local countryside without a car?

Find out about ways to discover the countryside in a green way!

 
Bristol's dirty problem...and how can you make a difference!
picture of carrier bag

Bristol's rubbish is flooding our streets, posing a risk to our wildlife and spoiling the landscape. You can make a difference, even 5 minutes helps...

 
Do It Yourself! - 5 things anyone could make or repair

Five skills which will reduce your consumption. Make not buy!

 
Preparing for the gardening season

The Green Team would like to introduce a new series of gardening worshop together with 6 tips for the preparation for the season!

 
Meet new members of student-led Sustainability Committee!

Introducing - Curzio, Layla and Amy, our new members of the Sustainability Committee