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Students' Union

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Students' Union Officers

Students' Union Officers 2018-19

Tom Platt (President Education), Sophie Bennett (President Welfare) and Andrew Richardson (President Activities).
Find out more about our student officers

Our Students' Union has twice won Students' Union of the Year.

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Teesside University Students' Union was awarded the Gold accreditation in the 2017 Best Bar None awards for the quality of our social spaces and licensed premises.

The Terrace

The Students' Union bar and restaurant is the place to be for students day or night with a wide range of beverages, soft and alcoholic drinks plus delicious hot food, first rate customer service , big screen sport, pool tables, video games and a resident DJ on selected nights.

The Hub

This modern, multi purpose and 1,000 capacity venue is home to a huge range of student and external events including freshers fairs, University open and welcome days, club/theme nights, live music and comedy.

There's also massive one off events featuring some of the biggest names in entertainment - previously Professor Green, DJ Fresh, Tinchy Stryder, Example, Calvin Harris, Scott Mills and Greg James to name just a few. It's an increasingly popular place for all kinds of private events such as award presentations, birthday and anniversary parties and can be hired out.
Find out more about hires.

The SU Student Support

The SU Student Support is the Students' Union's one stop shop for free, independent help from fully qualified and professional Welfare Advisers with problems and issues around finance, housing, immigration and much more. There's also a great range of part-time vacancies designed to fit around timetables while our Academic Advisers are on hand with support should students encounter issues with the academic side of student life and, where appropriate, will help should a student face disciplinary action from the University.

School representatives

There are a total of 25 school representatives across the University. Each School has five representatives. They provide support and guidance to students in a variety of areas, helping to resolve issues and ensuring that they are connected with the appropriate support services and can seek out opportunities for improvement.
More about school representatives on the Students' Union website

Teesside University Student Union - Impact 2016

The Students' Union have had another fantastic year delivering events, services, facilities and campaigns which made a real difference to student life. Check out all the best moments or read the full Impact Report at tees-su.org.uk/impact.

Welcome week

Every September we hold information fairs to welcome new and returning students. It's an opportunity to join a club, society or volunteering group, pick up your NUS Extra Card and meet fellow students.

NUS Extra card

NUS Extra cardStudents can register and reserve their NUS Extra card for just £12 via the National Union of Students Extra website or from the Students' Union welcome desk (1st floor of the Students' Union, 9.00am to 5.00pm weekdays).

Your TUSC (Teesside University Smart Card) gives you access to the Students' Union on evenings and weekends. It also entitles you to vote in all Students' Union elections.

Students' Union facilities

Contact details

For more information about Teesside University's Students' Union (TUSU):

Independent of the University, the union is run by a Board of Trustees including four elected officers, all previous students. As a student, you automatically become a member. All profits we make fund other services for you.

We can represent and support you whenever you need it. As an equal opportunities organisation, we ensure ALL students can access a wide range of services and volunteering opportunities.

SU activities

This is the place to find out about our wide range of clubs and societies as well as the volunteering opportunities we can offer you. It's so successful we won a Sport England's VIP Recognition Award for supporting volunteering in sport.

SU Student Support - advice, jobs and representation

The SU Student Support provides help and information on a range of issues, such as finance, accommodation or your course, are available - a friendly and confidential service.

SU shop

This sells everything from newspapers and magazines to stationery and groceries, all at student-friendly prices.