Greenwich Students’ Union (GSU) is a democratic organisation run by students for students with over 20,000 members, to represent student views to the University at all levels and to provide support services for its members.

GSU is led by a team of elected Full-time Officers (including one President) and16 Faculty Officers. (four per University Faculty). 2021/22's Full-time Officers are in the image below.

Left to right below:

- Yasinur Rashid Jabed
- Aatika Ayoub, GSU President
- Nele Leitolf
- Zoë Campbell

 

Picture of GSU Officers, standing in a row and smiling at the camera

 


 

What we provide

We provide support and encourage our members to get involved with the university experience as much as possible. The list below are the main areas where we engage with our members.

 

Membership

 

Commercial Services and Enterprise

  • Lower Deck in Greenwich - the best student bar in Greenwich.

  • Change Coffee in Greenwich - providing great coffee, food and soft drinks throughout the day.

  • Village Shop in Avery Hill - selling takeaway food and coffee, snacks and confectionery, University of Greenwich branded merchandise, groceries and toiletries.

  • Candy Shack in Avery Hill - milkshakes by day, cocktails by night!

  • The Deep End in Medway - selling hot food and drink, as well as grab-and-go options.

  • Our online shop, selling University branded merchandise.

  • Flagship Events, offering venue hire in the heart of Greenwich.

 

Our other teams - Marketing and Communications, Finance and Office/HR - support all teams in the Union to deliver its work and services.

Visit our Medway website section to find out more about current services and activities at the Medway campus in partnership with Kent Union and Christ Church Students' Union. 

 


 

Our new structure

Take a look at our new structure for 2021 and beyond (PDF file that opens in same window).

 

Membership structure (click to enlarge, JPG file):

Structure diagram for Membership team

 

Support services (Marketing, Finance) and Commercial structure (click to enlarge, JPG file):

Diagram of Support services (Marketing, Finance) and Commercial structure