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Students' Union Buddies
We should all be able to enjoy our time at university but sometimes things can be difficult, or just a bit confusing. If you don't know where to access the help you need, or just need a friendly face to talk to, contact our Students' Union Buddies!
Your Union at UWS provides information, advice, representation and advocacy through a free, confidential, impartial and independent service to all students at UWS.
Gender Based Violence
Wellbeing Support for Students
Extenuating Circumstances and Student Appeals
Plagiarism and disciplinary issues
Fitness to Practice
Personal Issues and Hate Crime
Societies & Volunteering
Societies are great way for you to make friends and meet new people. We have a wide variety of societies you can get involved in where you can also develop some of the skills that you have learned in your studies.
1 -Find & Join Societies
2 - How to Start a New Society
3 - Societies Handbook
4 - Resources & Bookings for your Society
5 - Societies Council
6 - Benefits & Awards
7 - Supporting Societies: Academic Staff Guide
8 - Volunteering Opportunities
A for-purpose Independent Membership Charitable Organisation
Your Union's Big Elections Coming Soon!
Big Elections 2021
Everything you need to know
Elections 2021 FAQ's
Election Results 2021
COVID-19 Student FAQs
Frequently asked questions from the student community in regards to the current COVID-19 situation.
Find Your Rep
Student Rep Resources
Board of Trustees
Crichton University Campus (Dumfries)
Online Event Events
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Mon 19th April
Nursing Society Drop-In
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Come along and ask questions, share experiences or just get some peer support.