SU Awards 2022 Tickets Available Now

You can now bag your free ticket to the SU Awards! Join us to mark the achievements of our amazing students.

Summer Ball 2022

Check out our amazing headliners!

SU Awards 2022

Nominate your mates, clubs, societies here!

S.H.A.G Week

Sexual Health and Guidance Week

Varsity Stock

Now in Fulton Outfitters!

Grad After Dark

Is it us or is it about to get a few degrees hotter in here?

UCU Strike Update

The Swansea branch of the University and College Union (UCU) has recently voted to take further industrial action relating to working conditions and pensions at Swansea University, beginning the week commencing 28th March.

Race Equality at Swansea University

The Students’ Union and Swansea University are consulting with you on a Race Equality Action Plan.

SU Elections 2022 Results

The results are in! After four days of intense campaigning and voting, you, the students of Swansea University made your voices heard.

Meet Your 2022 Elections Candidates!

Click here to hear from some of the friendly faces running to be your next SU Officer team.

The Big Safe Cycle Roadshow is back!

In partnership with: Cycle Solutions, South Wales Police, BikeAbility Wales and Sports Swansea. Come along on one of the following dates! And remember to bring your bike if you have one.

Ukraine Invasion - Student Support

At this troubling time, we wanted to reach out to our diverse student community to remind you that support is available to you.

SU Update - Storm Eunice

Due to the risk associated with storm Eunice expected on Friday 18th February, and in line with the university’s decision to close Singleton and Bay Campuses, we have made a decision to alter our services' planned opening hours.

A Beginners Guide to Varsity for the Casual Spectator

The Great Welsh Varsity is an unparalleled staple of life at Swansea University. Ask any sportsman or sportswoman on campus about the significance of this day and I’m sure they will not hesitate to inform you of their pre-match training, and the anti-Cardiff chants that they have arguably spent just as long practicing.

Statement on UCU Strikes

Photo credit: UCU Wales Twitter.

Sports Hardship Fund

Have finances ever stopped you from joining a sports team and leading a more active life during your time at university?

Love SU

This valentine’s day, we’re coming at you with all the reasons you LOVE YOUR SU!

Welsh Varsity Returns After Two-Year Hiatus

Following a two-year break due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the date for the 2022 Welsh Varsity between Cardiff and Swansea Universities has been confirmed.

Nominations are Open!

Stand now to be an SU Officer for the next academic year!

Update from Your FTOs

Your Full-Time Officers have issued the following update.

Nominations open Monday at 11am!

That means that it’s almost the time where you can put your name forward for our annual SU Elections. The SU Elections are where we elect six Full-Time Officers, who are paid a salary of over £19,000, and over 15 Part-Time Officers who are volunteers alongside their studies.

Statement from your SU

Swansea University Students’ Union and Swansea University have been made aware of content published on social media by a student society.

Are you ready to find your future?

Join Swansea Uni Connect

Elections Announcement!

Our Full-time and Part-time Officer Elections happen every year. They are a chance for you as a Student at Swansea University to have your say and stand for what you believe in within the Uni.

Exam Buses from Bay Campus

During the exam period, from 5th to 21st January 2022, special free exam coaches will pick up from the Bay Campus (bus bays opposite Computational Foundry Building) and drop off at Singleton Campus/Sports Centre.

Swansea University Students’ Union goes plant powered

Staff at Swansea University Students’ Union are taking part in the Veganuary Workplace Challenge this January, when they will be eating a vegan diet for 31

SU Winter Break Update

Your Students’ Union will be closing for the Winter Break on Friday 17th December 2021. Our services, shops, and venues will also operate on different hours over the break. Click here to find out more information.

Changes to Welsh Government Regulations on Face Coverings

Due to the emergence of the new Omicron Covid-19 variant, Welsh Government have introduced additional measures for safety.

Be Mighty Recycle This Christmas

Keep up the MIGHTY recycling effort this Christmas to help get Wales to number one

Mo'Ball 2021

Looking for an excuse to get dressed up this November? We've got the perfect solution for you!


Imagine this.... you’re in the Refectory with your teammates, everyone's dressed as well-known Heros and Villains, your sports captains and members are battling it out in a game of darts while you win points for your team by taking part in various challenges.... OH, then imagine there’s a 150” pair of balls hanging from the ceiling...

BUCS Super Rugby Movember Match- Swansea vs Hartpury

Swansea Uni RFC's big annual Movember match is here and this year they take on Hartpury!

Get down to St. Helens RFC to support the boys but to also support the Movember Foundation who raise awarness of men's health issues, such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer and men's suicide.

Be Sustainable and Get Rewarded! Join Swell!

At Swansea we care about protecting our environment and ensuring the wellbeing of our campus community. That’s why we’re launching a brand-new way for you to contribute to our sustainability efforts and get rewarded for all the good actions you’re taking

Statement from your SU

Student safety is our top priority here at Swansea Uni SU.

Please read our full statement from your SU and Full-time Officers!

Connecting Universities and Disabled Peoples Organisations

The EQuip Project aims to create and provide short-term student placement activities for disabled students between 18 and 25 with Disabled Peoples Organisations.

Important Information for Students Regarding COVID Passes

In light of Welsh Government decisions on the introduction of NHS COVID passed from Monday 11th of October, we are encouraging students to get prepared.

Celebrating Black History Month

Follow our social media to see all the updates for our Black History Month celebartion!

Missed Freshers Fayre?

If you missed Freshers Fayre or just want to refresh yourself with all the sports and societies we have at Swansea, click here and you can find their contact info.

Ladies Day 2021

Ladies' day is a multi-sports tournament event, awareness day, and celebration all in one. Historically, this campaign aims to increase female participation in sport and raise awareness for breast cancer and the many breast cancer charities.

Your Wellbeing Matters

Whatever the issue, big or small, our free and confidential Advice and Support Centre are on hand to help with it.

Stand Now!

Stand now to be a Part-Time Officer, NUS Delegate, or Academic Rep.

Freshtival Wristbands on Sale NOW!!

Freshtival is open to EVERYONE, not just Freshers. If you’re a Swansea Uni student and fancy making up for lost time, grab your ticket!

Students Having a Say in the Library’s Collection

We have collaborated with Swansea University Library to ask students to suggest titles which should be added to the Library which reflect decolonisation, diversity, wellbeing, and welfare.

Our Sustainability Commitment

At your SU, we’re passionate about protecting the environment and reversing climate change. That’s why we’ve adopted a new and improved p policy that aims to make us as sustainable an organisation as we can be within the not-too-distant future.

Our Voices Still Matter in Higher Education

The Race Inclusion Student Advisory Committee (RISAC), started from the passion to push for an anti-racist institution. In doing its work, it was very important to centre the voices of minority ethnic students in Swansea University as it was time for the Students’ Union to be an active participant in the change we wanted to see.

Goodbye to your 2020/21 FTO Team

Just like that, another year in Swansea has flown by! This year has been different for a whole host of reasons, and while it may not have been what we expected, we’re really proud of what your Officers have achieved over the year.

Swansea Foodbank Donation

Swansea Foodbank has received the donations you made via the donation point at Costcutter on Park Campus.

Period Dignity

Period poverty is a growing issue in our society, an issue only made more difficult over the pandemic. Your all-female Officer Team understood this issue and wanted to use their platform to help students affected by period poverty in Swansea.

Welcome to Swansea Volunteers Needed

Swansea University is on a mission to provide an unrivalled Welcome experience to new students this September.

Swansea Sirens doing a double down into cradle position at Varsity

Swansea Sirens Mental Health Report

Looking after the mental health of university students is particularly important because of all of the challenges that can come along with university life.

Support to Students Affected by the Israel-Gaza Conflict

The recently escalated violence and loss of innocent lives in Palestine and Israel has been deeply upsetting to see over the recent days and weeks. Our thoughts are with everyone affected by this in our community and abroad.

Join the Swansea Student Media Team!

There is a wide variety of rolls available for students from any degree or discipline. No prior experience with any of the teams if required, all training is provided.

The Return of the SU Bars!

We’d like to say a big thank you to everyone who made it down to enjoy a drink in the sunshine with us. After the huge success of our outdoor areas and the latest news on relaxation of Covid-19 regulations, we are very happy to announce that we will be reopening your Students’ Union bars!

SU Awards 2021

Nominations are now OPEN!

Swansea Bay to support new UK trial for COVID-19 vaccine

Swansea Bay University Health Board and Public Health Wales are looking for volunteers to participate in the latest clinical trial studying a vaccine against COVID-19.

Outside Venues Open!

We’ve all been waiting for that cold drink in a sunny beer garden, now the wait is almost over! Your Students’ Union bars reopen for outdoor service from the 26th April. The venue teams have been working hard over Easter to provide an outdoor area on both campuses so you can enjoy the famous Swansea sunshine with us! We’ve got a brand-new beer garden at Tafarn Tawe on Bay Campus and we’ve transformed The Balcony at Fulton House on Park Campus.

Welsh Wednesday Podcast

Catch up on all the Welsh Wednesday Podcasts created by your Welsh Affairs Officer, Katie Phillips.

COVID-19 Support Fund

This funding has been provided by the Welsh Government’s Covid-19 Reserve, to support the national response to the pandemic, and has been distributed to universities by the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW).

Register to Vote!

Voting in a Senedd election is your chance have your say about who’ll represent you and your community at the Senedd.

Graduate Outcomes Survey

The Graduate Outcomes survey is a statutory, national survey managed by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA). It is the biggest annual social survey in the UK and captures information on the activities and perspectives of graduates. Simply put, it’s your opportunity to be part of the big picture of education!

University Climate Action Week

Over the last week, we have been marking University Climate Action Week!

SU Easter Update

Click here to see updates on our services while the SU Offices are closed from Wednesday the 31st March until Thursday 15th April.

Student Forum 23.03.2021

If you missed the Student Forum earlier this week, you can watch it back here!

Learning & Teaching: Looking to the Future

How have the changes to learning and teaching in the last twelve months affected you?

Your Education Officer, Theresa, is looking to speak to students from the Hillary Rodham Clinton School of Law to hear your thoughts on this very important subject.

Theresa is looking to hear what has improved your learning and teaching, and what you would like improved. She will then take this forward to the University as they plan for the next academic year.

SU Elections 2021 - Winner's Acceptance Speeches

The results are in! And your team of Student Officers are so excited to get started! They've put some videos together to introduce themselves and thank their campaign teams.

Elections 2021 - The Results!

The results are in! We want to congratulate all the candidates and winners on a successful Elections period! In these Elections, we had 1,692 voters casting over 18,496 votes!

Census 2021

All students should be included in the census.

Wherever you are, from halls to your old bedroom at home, every student should be included in the census.

The National Societies and Volunteering Awards

It’s been anything but average this year…
With hundreds of amazing society and volunteering activities happening every week, the winners of the National Societies & Volunteering Awards will be those that have gone above and beyond.

Need to Talk Right Now?

It’s vital that when people reach out for support or share their experiences of ill mental health that they are treated with dignity, respect and empathy. If you or someone you know is struggling with suicidal thoughts, support is here and you will be listened to.

Candidate Straw Polls

We know that it can be tricky to pick out a candidate that speaks for you amongst some crowded fields. That’s why we’ve asked the candidates to fill in these straw polls to help you understand where their priorities are for the next year.

International Women's Day 2021

Join us as we celebrate International Women’s Day 2021. Between 7th & 12th March we have an array of talks and panel discussions, interactive open conversations, mentoring opportunities and engaging workshops with the aim of celebrating the social, economic and cultural achievements of women within the wider Swansea University community.

Vote. Vote! VOTE!

These Elections are your opportunity to vote in your new student leaders of Swansea SU. Click here to meet your candidates, read their manifestos, and vote!

Rep of the Month - February

The ‘Rep of the month’ is to reward and recognise the hard work and contribution of the Reps throughout the year, and here are some of the people who support your academic experience behind the scenes.

Census 2021

All students should be included in the census.

Wherever you are, from halls to your old bedroom at home, every student should be included in the census.

AGM 2021 Review

This year’s AGM, our first held virtually, opened with introductions from your Full-Time Officers who presented the meeting.

Debunking Disability Myths

If you've got a question about disabilities but have been too scared to ask, this is your chance! Send in your questions about disability and we'll answer them to help break taboos and start a conversation.

National Student Survey

The NSS gives you the opportunity to say what you think about your course at Swansea.

The University will also use this information to make real changes to the student experience.

Responses will remain anonymous to your university or college.

AGM Motions

The AGM provides the opportunity to vote on any motions that are put forward. A motion is a way to make a change to how the SU runs.

Food On Campus

SOS-UK are carrying out research to find out more about your views and opinions related to food, including the food at your university.

The survey is open to everyone, no matter what your eating or food preferences are.

The survey will take around 15 minutes to complete, and on completion, you will be in with a chance of winning a cash prize of either £250, £100 or 10 x £25. The survey closes on 28th February 2021.

Rep of the Month - January

The ‘Rep of the month’ is to reward and recognise the hard work and contribution of the Reps throughout the year, and here are some of the people who support your academic experience behind the scenes.

What's An AGM?

So it’s time for this year’s AGM! You might be new to Swansea or haven’t attended one before. We’ve put together some common questions and answers so you can know what to expect from this year’s AGM!

No Detriment Policy FAQs

Your Officer team have helped put together some info all about the No Detriment Framework in place to support you and your studies during the pandemic.

Virtual Refreshers

Chat to societies and the SU Officer team virtually between 2pm and 4pm.

Run to be an SU Officer

Click here to run to be an SU Officer or to the positions available in our Elections.

Nominations are Open!

You can now stand as a candidate in our SU Elections! You can run to be a Full-Time Officer, which is a full-time employed position at the SU, or you can run to be a Part-Time Officer, which is a role you undertake alongside your studies.

Welsh Government announce £40 million for students

SU President Ffion welcomes the funding to help cover expenses like accommodation costs and also improve access to online learning.

Part-Time Officers Update

Your team of elected Part-Time Officers who represent you in addition to their studies have had a busy term one! Here's a little update from them.

We're One of the Most Vegan-Friendly Unis in the UK!

We are thrilled to be listed by PETA as one of the most vegan-friendly universities in the UK!

Election Announced!

Keep an eye on our website for updates.

An Update from your Elected Officer Team

It’s no secret that the COVID restrictions have negatively impacted student wellbeing and experience, and we are here to listen to you, help you and represent you through this time.

Reps of the Month

The ‘Rep of the month’ award is meant to reward and recognise the hard work and contribution of the Reps throughout the year, and here are some of the people who support your academic experience behind the scenes.

Annual Impact Report

Take a look at what we've done over the past 12 months to enhance the student experience at Swansea.

Academic Integrity Starts With You

As we are now drawing closer to the assessment period, our contacts on the Academic Integrity Advisory group of the QAA are reporting increased incidences of extortion and black mail by Essay Mills.

Christmas Update

An update from the SU

Movember Round Up

Movember is over but you have raised an amazing £60,000 for men's health and mental health charities!

Our Strategic Plan

We are here to make your student life better, and here's how we plan to do it.

Speak Up This Speak Week

It’s Speak Week! This is our annual campaign where we ask you to answer just one question.

British Sign Language Resources

This November, we are raising awareness of the issues felt by our students with disabilities, as part of Disability History Month. Your elected Commuter Students Officer has put together a list of online resources on British Sign Language.

Diversifying Library Collections

Your Education Officer, Theresa, comments on the library diversifying its collections.

Welsh Government Guidelines

The fire-break in Wales has ended but there are new national measures in place for our safety.


The 1st of Movember has arrived! Here's how to get involved.

Black History Month Events

If you've missed any of our events from the months celebrations, we've got your back...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Shop our special edition pink hoodie with free white tee. All profits to charity.

£10 million Welsh Government Funding

SU president Ffion responds to the announcement of the funding to support Welsh students through coronavirus.

National coronavirus fire-break

We understand that this is a difficult time, and as your SU, we are here for you.

Call and collect at Costcutter

You can now order your shopping via phone and collect in our Costcutter store on Singleton Campus.

Voting Is Open!

Voting is now open for our Autumn Elections! You now have the chance to elect your fellow students to represent you as Part-Time Officers, NUS Delegates, and Subject Reps.

Sexual Misconduct Awareness

Your Welfare Officer Liza and Societies & Services Officer Georgia-Rose are working together to tackle Sexual Misconduct by introducing a compulsory module, consent training and resources.

BAME Students' Advisory Committee

Your Education Officer Theresa has won the VoxStudents challenge to turn her idea of a BAME Students' Advisory Committee into reality.

Read the safety measures we have in place to keep you safe in our shops

We are open

Find out the opening times for our shops on campus, including the safety measures we have in place to keep you safe

Face coverings on campus

Face masks must be worn by staff and students. Read about the Covid-19 health and safety measures

Stand in our Autumn Elections

We are looking to elect Subject Reps, Part-time Officers and NUS Delegates to represent the student body