The Students' Union at UWE news

Rep of the Month

This award is given to a Rep who has gone above and beyond their duties to bring issues to the attention of staff, make positive changes and engage students in their academic experience.

Green is the New Gold..

In a bid to cut down on waste, UWE Athletics have teamed up with The Green Team.

Computers and Software

VP Education, Jamie, updates on some changes after feedback about computers and software given at November's Student Rep Committee.

Spotlight On: Bar School

World Spirit Session on 24th January: Absinthe, Tequila, Raki and Saki

Awards Tickets on Sale Now

Early Bird tickets available for 2 weeks only for Sports, Societies and Student Experience Awards.

8 Things To Do Now Exams Are Over
I gave out bananas in the library

For many of us teaching doesn’t begin until the 16 January so make the most of your time off - here are some tips

Christmas With Ahmd

On 25 December (Christmas Day) we had a very warm gathering in The Students’ Union Bar at Frenchay where many students joined Christmas with Ahmd to spend some time together and have some food and drinks.


The first exam season of the academic year is upon us, share your self-care with #UWESaysRelax

My time in Hong Kong - VP Education

One thing you may not know about UWE Bristol is their wide range of partners – both UK-based and international. One thing we are working on at The Students’ Union is to work on our representation at partners, as a lot are technically students we represent.

UWE Athletics complete Blaise Castle

UWE Athletics Cross Country team took on the third fixture of the season on home turf; the venue? Blaise Castle. It's known for its difficult rocky terrain that would challenge the most seasoned athlete plus the challenge of completing a 6k and 10k course. It was extremely cold but thankfully we had incredible banter to warm us up.

UWE Athletics and Cross Country Beat the Brecon Beacons

Saturday 12th November marked the second Gwent League Cross Country fixture of the season, as UWE Athletics and Cross Country Club made the journey through the beacons to Brecon Athletics Club.

Lacrosse Mens 1st Team return to winning ways

After a bye-week for UWE lacrosse, the Men’s 1’s team was eager to face a Swansea side that had travelled a fair distance from South Wales. UWE have recovered from recent injuries and regained key defensive player Anoop Baines, as well as midfielder and captain Maurice Wills.

UWE Women’s Cricket

The club welcomes any level of experience and whether its social cricket or playing in the 1st XI, there are weekly coached sessions to improve your game, plus frequent social games and events.

UWE Women’s Basketball

The last 3 years have seen UWE Women’s Basketball go from oblivion – losing every game for two seasons to being undefeated league champions, varsity winners and have seen their squad almost double in numbers.

UWE Women's Hockey

UWE Women’s Hockey team currently has two clubs competing in BUCS who are both working hard for promotion this year. Due to the number of teams the club has, UWE Hockey can cater for all ability from pro to complete beginner.

UWE Women's Netball

Traditionally UWE Netball have been one of the universities most successful clubs. Both coaches have represented UWE when the team was playing at its highest standard in the Premier League.

Women's Rugby

2016/2017 has seen a phenomenal increase in membership for Women’s Rugby – up almost 70% on last year. They’ve started their season off with a 10-24 victory against the University of St Mark & St John Womens 1st  which sees them sit joint 2nd in the league table.