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University Staff

What is the Students’ Union? The University of Surrey Students’ Union is the sole representative body for University of Surrey students.  What does the Students’ Union do? The Union exists to represent its members’ interests throughout their student lives.  The Students’ Union is structures into four zones, which is how we organise ourselves and our…

Joint Honours Rep Guidance

A Joint Honours Rep is a Rep who represents a cohort of students studying two subjects, such as Politics and Economics. Studying a course like this can lead to some unique challenges and therefore, please see below for some FAQs to help you out!  Joint Honours Course Rep FAQs

Signposting

If students bring you issues that fall outside your role as a Course Representative, then you’ll need to signpost them. Here will take a look at how to signpost, but remember that the principle of signposting is to listen, assess, and act. How to Signpost Listen Listen carefully to what a student is raising with you, and ensure you clearly understand their feedback….

Researching Student Opinion

The mySurrey Voice Platform The University provides you with a dedicated student voice platform. It’s an online space where students, Reps and staff can collectively raise, discuss and resolve feedback and issues. The MySurrey Voice platform is structured as a discussion board, broken down into two areas. In the first area, you can privately ask…

Period Poverty Project

The Period Poverty Project pilot at Surrey will take place from March 2022 – August 2022. It is a collaborative project between the Support Zone and the Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) department that aims to provide free, sustainable period products across all three University of Surrey campuses to any student of staff member that…

AMM

The Students’ Union Annual Members Meeting will take place on the 11th of May at 5pm live online. All students are invited to attend the meeting which is the Union’s version of an AGM.  The purpose of the meeting is for students to approve the Union’s budget and current policies for the year to come. Students…

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Events Network

The University of Surrey Students’ Union Community Zone fundamentally works to bring students together, and build the sense of community on campus and in Guildford town. We are therefore responsible for the entertainment and outreach aspects of student life which includes events, as well as our place in Guildford and beyond with raising and giving, volunteering,…

Committee Resources

Looking for resources to run your club or society? Below you’ll find the most frequently used links, forms and documents to help you. General Resources Risk Assessment Clubs and Societies Handbook Website Training If you require any help with your website, please contact the Digital Experience Team. Digital Advertising with the Union Club Admin Panel…