Are you ready?! We're re-opening!Read More
Are you ready?! We're re-opening!
This Exams season you can expect the BIGGEST ever Exams support to help us all get through Exams. We're 100% here for you.
Information on how tuition fees are spent by the university.
Find out how you can donate or get involved with fundraising this week...
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Aaaaand the winners are...
Friday 12th March | 6PM | YouTube
Meet some members of the Women's Network!
Your VP Welfare, Vinny, shares his personal reflections as a graduate of the COVID-19 year.
It's time to meet the candidates running for the 2021 Leadership Race!
It's time to get to know the candidates running in the Leadership Race 2021.
2 weeks dedicated to helping us meet other Essex students!
Find all the latest updates on what we're working on.
Here's a breakdown of where we are at and a look-ahead to what's next.
Fancy running the SU for a year? Nominate yourself now!
It's time to get to know the candidates running in the Leadership Race 2021.Read More
2 weeks dedicated to helping us meet other Essex students!Read More
Find all the latest updates on what we're working on.Read More
Fancy running the SU for a year? Nominate yourself now!Read More
Why Essex is leading national calls for urgent action...Read More
Here's a breakdown of where we are at and a look-ahead to what's next.Read More
Find out what's open and how to access SU services and support...Read More
The time is coming up to think about a home for the next academic year.Read More
Explore everything the SU's got to offer, from meeting new people to joining clubs and societies...Read More
We thought it was important to share our full response with our student body as well.Read More
Following the all-student vote we've been taking action to push for change...Read More
On campus over the break? So are we and we've got some great stuff planned for you...Read More
Could you help make this a fantastic leadership race?Read More
What did everyone think of teaching in term 1?Read More
A referendum has been called, this is an all student vote.Read More
We're here for you, more than everRead More
We know these are challenging times. As your Students' Union, we're here for you.Read More
Thank you to everyone who has voted to choose the people to represent them. The Results are now in!Read More
...that will make University easy!Read More
Student Reps are the group of students that have their ear to the ground and support the whole Students’ Union in ensuring that students get the best possible experience at Essex. So, here’s 5 great reasons why to become a student rep.Read More
Explore the SU from the comfort of your own room!Read More
What an achievement...Read More
Interactive, virtual and outdoor events, free croissants, coffee, cocktails, beer and more!Read More
Whether you want to try something you’ve never tried before, or just looking for a fresh challenge, or make new friends... you’ll find it at Essex!Read More
See what's changed over summer at your SU...Read More
Find out about all the awesome events we've got planned for Freshers Fortnight!Read More
"Our members have the power. We have the tools. Together we make amazing things happen."Read More
Mark, VP Education, takes you through how to find your classroom on campus.Read More
Get yourself ready for studying at Essex!Read More
"The sisterhood is here for you and you will always have a safe space with us."Read More
Are you a creative looking to develop (or show off) your skills?Read More
Whether you wanted to start a new chapter in your life, or are looking to expand your friendship group, here are a few ways to effectively manage your friendships at University.Read More
Calling all of our 16,000 members. Be the voice of Essex students and help to shape the future of your University by becoming a Student Rep!Read More
VTeam is the volunteering department of the SU and we run loads of volunteering projects for you to get involved in!Read More
Lucy tells you what she loves about being part of the Club of the Year 2020.Read More
Looking for a friendly and productive debate about our modern politics? Read on!Read More
"I feel ever so proud to be a member."Read More
How to get in touch with Andrea, your 2020/21 Black Student Community Officer.Read More
VP International, Alex, presents a guide to help you ease into life at Essex.Read More
VP International, Alex, tells you his top 10 list of documents you should bring with you to make your move to the UK smooth!Read More
European Law Student Association - what is it?Read More
The last thing you want to do when you feel unwell is to be finding a GP! Here's how to get registered.Read More
Whatever your reason for wanting to change your course at Essex, we've created a handy guide on how to do it and things to consider along the way.Read More
"I thought I would try something new and see if I liked it...the coaches and the more senior players help you pick up the knowledge in such a short period of time but keep you interested and make it enjoyable."Read More
Our PGR Officer, Julia, shares her own PHD journey with you!Read More
Whether you are a complete beginner or an experienced diver, read on to find out what's waiting for you at Sub Aqua!Read More
Meet your Asian Officer for the year.Read More
Here are 4 facts about this small but mighty SU outlet...Read More
“Do not fear to be eccentric of opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.”Read More
Searching for your reading lists is as simple as ordering a Dominoes pizza...Read More
“Societies are one of the best ways to find a community you belong to in your home away from home.”Read More
It's time to become a fully fledged Essex student!Read More
Here’s a guide on how to find your way to your new home.Read More
A place where you can write on the will - literally!Read More
From the social atmosphere at training to club socials, Liv - VP Student Experience tells you what she loves about the sport.Read More
Hello and a warm welcome to the LGBTQ+ community!Read More
Places you can explore in and around Colchester.Read More
"Here at Essex, Pakistan Society feels like a family, it’s a community for everyone."Read More
You're a wizard Harry!Read More
Liv, VP Student Experience, gives the reasons why you're going to love your SU membership.Read More
Looking for a way to make some new girl friends? We think we have a solution!Read More
Mark, VP Education, touches on subjects such as the library, learning from home, support and safety.Read More
We'll be constantly reviewing how we adapt our services and venues to give you the best experience possible within a safe environment.Read More
Adrian, VP Community & Engagement breaks down what communities are and how to get involved.Read More
The top 5 things you need to know about our most popular shop!Read More
From quiet spaces, to rooms in the heart of campus, you are bound to find the perfect place for you.Read More
First time managing bills? Not sure who to live with? What even is a contract?Read More
Passionate about Politics? Creative and crafty? Musically minded?Read More
Adrian, VP Community & Engagement, rates 7 places on campus on atmosphere, workability and how instagrammable they are.Read More
Put yourself first and listen to music... these are some tips we can get on board with.Read More
Got burning questions you want answered?Read More
Support services ranging from mental health and financial, to helping you reach your full potential.Read More
Hear from members on their reasons why they get involved with the society.Read More
Read the update hereRead More
Support the library continues to offer throughout this time.Read More
Read the full statement here...Read More
Click here for exams support and adviceRead More
Show your support for these key roles...Read More
Starting University is a roller-coaster of crazy emotions and new experiences. It's really exciting, but it can also be quite overwhelming and possibly even difficult to deal with at first. It’s a series of big changes all at once.Read More
Essex isn’t just about the courses and modules. It’s also about helping you prepare for life after university, and about helping you to earn money while you’re here in a wide global community.Read More
Want to play sport but don't want to commit to regular training? Are you a beginner and want to enhance your skills? Or simply just want to try something new? Then get involved in Just Play!Read More