Student Life - Students' Union
Last updated on 3/7/2017 Print this page
During your time at university, you will soon realise that the
centre of non-academic activities is the Students' Union.
National Union of Students rates award-winning Hull University
Union (HUU) as one of the best students' unions in the country.
When you become a student at the University, you become a full
member of the union and receive all the benefits that come with it,
including entry to the award-winning nightclub Asylum and the
Sanctuary Bar, the opportunity to join a whole host of societies
and take part in a range of activities, and much more.
You can also become a member of the NUS and receive even more
benefits and student discounts by signing up for the NUS Extra card either at
registration or before you arrive at www.nus.org.uk.
Our union offers over 100 societies that you can join,
so you're sure to find something to suit your interests. Take a
look at our A-Z of
Societies to see what's available, and be sure to visit
the Societies Bazaar during WelcomeFest to meet them and get signed
The Job Shop
can help you find part-time, temporary or vacation work with local
and national student-friendly employers. Everyone who applies for
work (even in a temporary position) now needs to prove that they
are eligible to work in the UK before they can be employed. If you
are British or from the European Economic Area (EEA), you will be
able to show your passport or national ID card as proof of your
eligibility. If you are from outside the EEA, please visit the
Home Office website to see
what other forms of identification you can bring to prove your
There are plenty of places to eat in the Students' Union,
including Sanctuary Bar, John McCarthy Bar, Eats and the Union
Shop. Find out more about the Student Union Bars.
Our Union also houses a hairdresser and a print shop which could
come in useful while you're here. Visit the Box Office on the
ground floor to buy your tickets for our popular End of Year
Ball and other events taking place on campus.