Greenwich Students' Union news

Village Shop launches takeaway service
Picture of takeaway food

The Village Shop is now delivering takeaway Monday to Friday at Avery Hill campus.

Mental Health for all
Mental Health for all - World Mental Health Day 2020

This year's World Mental Health Day theme encourages everyone to think about mental health.

Decolonising the University
GSU Officers sitting on steps at University building

The GSU Officers put out a statement on their intentions to decolonise the University of Greenwich.

Delivering activity for Term one
Group of students in face masks

Greenwich Students' Union (GSU) and GKSU are working together to ensure you get the best experience possible in Term 1. Read on to discover how we'll do this for you.

Download the NHS Test and Trace app, and be ready to use it on campus
Download the NHS Test and Trace app, and be ready to use it on campus

You will need to use the app in our venues and shops, as well as University spaces such as gyms, libraries and faith spaces, in line with government requirements.

Recite Me web accessibility and language toolbar
Recite Me web accessibility and language toolbar

We've got a new tool on our website that lets you view our website in the best way for you.

University questions answered!
University questions answered!

Here are some important links to University information that might answer any questions you might have!

Welcome update, Friday 11th September
Welcome update, Friday 11th September

Get the latest on our plans for activity, following the changes to government guidelines announced this week.

New COVID Safe Charter published
New COVID Safe Charter

Guidelines have been published by the University for how students and staff should behave during the pandemic, and what you can expect from them and your students' unions.

5 ways to get to know your flatmates without going out

Stuck for activities? We've got some ideas so you can get to know each other.

Beware of Freshers scams

Protect yourself, your money and your data before coming to Greenwich.

Keeping GSU Covid safe
Keeping GSU Covid safe

Get relevant and up-to-date information about what we're doing to keep our spaces open and accessible whilst keeping you safe.

Discover Medway Campus with Indian Society

The UOG Indian Society have put together a helpful video so you can understand what it will be like when you arrive at the Medway campus.

UK immigration reform - impact for International students
UK immigration reform - impact for International students

The UK government published further details regarding immigration reform, which provides some benefits for International students.

Three things to do ready for Freshers
Medway Campus

We've got a few tips so you can get planning!

Greenwich students reach semi-finals of Mayor's Entrepreneur Competition!
Image of candidates for entrepreneur awards

Three Greenwich students have reached this year's semi-finals for the Mayor's Entrepreneur competition 2020.

Facebook group launches for Freshers 2020

Greenwich Students' Union launches a new group for students arriving in 2020/21 academic year.

GSU Officer achievements in 2019/20
Four officers standing together

Your elected GSU Officers for 2019/20 highlight their key achievements over the last academic year.

Joint statement on pride at Greenwich
University of Greenwich and Greenwich Students' Union logos on pride flag colours

Here is a joint statement from the University of Greenwich and the Greenwich Students' Union with endorsement from the STAART team, in response to the hate speech that the University of Greenwich pride logo received over the weekend on social media.

Covid-19 Impact Survey - the results
Covid-19 Impact Survey - the results

We've analysed the results of our survey, and are sharing the results to show what our members told us.

Black Lives Matter: statement from Vice-Chancellor, GSU Officers, EDI Committee & BAME staff network
Black Lives Matter: statement from Vice-Chancellor, GSU Officers, EDI Committee & BAME staff net

Read our joint statement with the University about their new commitments to support Black staff and students.

Black Lives Matter - our statement of support
Black Lives Matter - our statement of support (trigger warning: racism and hate speech)

We are unequivocally against racism and we join people around the world to come together and speak out for justice. Trigger warning: racism and hate speech

Student Led Teaching Awards 2020 - the winners!
Student Led Teaching Awards 2020 - the winners!

The Student Led Teaching Awards (SLTAs) had an online ceremony to reveal shortlistees and winners. Find out who's on the list!

Who is the new President of the Students' Union?
Your new president is surrounded by confetti

Discover who has been elected as the new President of the Students' Union and the full GSU Officer team.

What is Greenwich Students’ Union?

Find out what Greenwich Students' Union is!

Buses, sport, mental health and diversity top priorities list

Get to know your GSU Officers priorities.

Discover the 2020/21 Student Priorities

Students voted between December 2019 and January 2020 on the priorities for the Union. Find out what they are now!

How to join a club or society and why you should

If you have a passion for sport or want to become part of something a bit different then joining a Society or Sport club is a simple and easy way to heighten your overall university experience.

Best films to get you in that University mood

For those of you moving straight from school or college to university, it can be hard to know what to expect! Life at University isn’t quite like blockbuster movies, but here are our top four films to watch with your friends to get you in the mood.

Our top spots of Greenwich

As your new life begins at Greenwich, we want to tell you about our favourite little hotspots that you and your university friends can enjoy.

Essentials to bring to University!

Starting university can be stressful and packing can be even worse! But don’t worry we have you covered!

Stay safe - University of Greenwich guidance

The University of Greenwich has put out guidance on how to stay safe due to a recent rise in crime in the local area in collaboration with the Met police..

GSU Elections - The Results

Find out who your new GSU Officers and Faculty Officers are for 2019/2020!

Student group initiations - our stance
Greenwich Students' Union statement

Our statement on student group initiations, and our policies towards them.