Student’s Union Activities, Roles & Societies

Class Rep

Course Reps are an important link between the students and staff on your course. Get EDGE accreditation for your role as Course Rep by completing at least 1 training session and relevant documentation.

Mind Your Mood - Mental Fitness

This activity is achieved through completing twenty hours of engagement with Mental Health initiatives through Student Support, Mind Your Mood and UUSU.

Mind Your Mood Ambassador

The Mind Your Mood Ambassador programme aims to establish a network of student champions that promote positive mental health in Ulster University.

School, Department or Faculty Rep

School/Department Reps and Faculty Reps are experienced Course Reps who have taken on the extra responsibility for your whole School/Department or Faculty.

So She Did Business Start Programme

So She Did is the University’s free programme that helps female students identify business opportunities, validate their ideas and start a side-hustle or new venture.

Sports Union Club or Students’ Union Society Committee Member

To be responsible for a Sports Union Club or Students’ Union affiliated Society in a leadership role (i.e. as Chairperson, Secretary, Treasurer etc.).

SUssed Squad

Participants will be required to complete a short piece of work on their experience as a member of the SUssed Squad.

The Student Show - Podcast Volunteer

Get EDGE accreditation and be part of a development team that will design, deliver and evaluate 'The Student Show' podcast on a weekly basis.

UU Start

UU Start: Kickstart your business idea - A Student and Graduate Enterprise Programme helping UU students launch their own business.

UUSU Student Councillor

A student leader in the Students’ Union who has carried out a minimum of 30 hours volunteering over the course of an academic year to improve the student experience by gathering feedback, running campaigns and supporting the Campus VP Academic and Student Affairs.

Voluntary Sports Coaching in the Community

Voluntary (non paid) sports coaching at a sports club or in partnership with a sporting organisation.

Volunteering with External Organisations

Many students volunteer externally – with not-for-profit organisations such as a community group or registered charity public sector body.