RAG Nominations

We need your help in nominating a charity to be the RAG charity for 2024/25. Nominations will open on 22 July at 10am and closes 6 September.

We are Green Impact certified

We are thrilled to announce that Project Preloved has been awarded the prestigious "Excellent" status by GISU for the 2023-24 period. This recognises our commitment towards sustainability and the approach to promoting sustainability in our everyday lives.

A big hello from your Students' Union President

My name is Amy, and I'm thrilled to introduce myself as the President of Bucks Students’ Union.

Hi, I'm Wren

Hi! I’m Wren, your 2024-25 Vice President Achievement and Belonging

Hello I'm Harry

Meet Harry, your Vice President Education & Welfare (HW), for the academic year 2024/25.

Beth Jackson, VPAB 2024/25

Hi I'm Bethany

Meet Bethany, your Vice President Education & Welfare for Uxbridge and Aylesbury for the 2024/25 academic year.

A farewell from your President

Reflecting on two transformative years.

Summer Graduation Ceremonies

Our July 2024 graduation ceremonies are on the horizon and I am delighted to inform you that the website has been updated with the ceremony configurations.

The ceremonies will take place between Monday 22 July and Thursday 25 July inclusive at the Wycombe Swan Theatre. The post-ceremony receptions will take place in our Atrium, Beeches Café and Winter Garden.

“How the Leadership Academy supercharged my employability”

The Leadership Academy has been incredibly beneficial to my future career. One of the major experiences was when I was sent to London to attend a B2B software sales and marketing expo to develop my understanding of the industry and to network to gain contacts for my future career.

AU Dinner Awards

This year we had 11 awards to give out, with 44 shortlisted across a range of clubs, teams and individuals. With over 250 nominations made, the shortlisting was a challenge and a massive congratulations to all those that made it into the final four.

Lets reveal the shortlist...

It's time to announce the shortlist for Union Awards and the Excellence in Learning and Teaching (ELT) Awards 2024. We received some wonderful nominations this year, so a huge congratulations to those shortlisted.

Green Impact at Bucks

From repair to repurpose, preloved items and charity shops offer several benefits that reduces our carbon footprint and promotes conscious consumer behaviour. Take a look at how you can get involved this Green Week.

Become a Student Ambassador

Have you ever thought about being a student ambassador? From Sport for Fun, Green, RAG, Food Sustainability, and a brand-new role of volunteer Ambassador, there is a role for you!

AU Dinner 2024 Nominees

Thank you to everyone for taking the time to nominate your fellow students for this year’s awards at the Athletic Union Dinner. We had over 250 fantastic nominations, which made the shortlisting for each category very difficult but a welcomed challenge. Congratulations to everyone who made the shortlist!

Elections results

The Union’s annual elections concluded last week, culminating in the election of a brand-new elected officer team for 2024-25. Across the week, over 1,000 individual members voted in one of our elections. It’s fantastic to see so many of our members engaging in the Union’s democratic processes.

First-year experiences from Bucks FC

First year students Isham and Leo write about their experiences at BNU and with Bucks Football Club.

Self-defence classes

In accordance with Buckinghamshire Council raising awareness for Violence against Women and Girls (VAWG) we put on two self-defence classes for anyone who identifies as a woman to attend and learn some skills surrounding self-defence. In November and January, we had the company ACT Self-defence come in and give us a seminar with some practical elements too.

The Lounge x Home Away From Home

Having listened to a few of your stories, we've found that food is a common theme towards getting through homesickness as well as creating a sense of togetherness. Suggest a meal you’d like to see in The Lounge next month and it could feature in The Lounge next month.

Why You Should Vote

Voting week is fast approaching. Elections is the most important time of the year Bucks Students' Union, and who gets voted in will dictate a lot about your student experience in the next academic year.

It's Time to Reveal Your Candidates

The nominations have closed and we’re putting the final touches in place ahead of the 2024 #BSUelections. Here are your 2024-25 candidates...

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Networking is your Superpower

Professionals use networking to widen there circle of acquaintances, find out about career opportunities that aren’t otherwise known to the public, and increase their awareness of news and industry trends.

RAG Week Was A Success

Thank you to everyone who took part, donated, or supported the events. You raised a total of £1744.64 throughout the week.

24 Hour Sport-A-Thon

22 events down, 2 to go over the course of 24 hours. We have your traditional sports including Volleyball, Netball, Dodgeball, Football, Badminton, Tennis and Basketball, as well as Ultimate Frisbee and Softball.

Why Should You Volunteer

5 ways volunteering can help develop you.

Vikkstar x The Venue Video

Vikkstar's DJ Set brought in a sold out crowd over at The Venue. Watch the after film coming soon on YouTube first on Friday 9 February, 1pm.

BSU Elections

Could You Be A Student Trustee?

Student Trustees are not just about attending meetings; it's about being an active participant in the decision-making process. You'll become an integral part of the Students' Union.

5 Skills You Can Gain From Running in Elections

The transferable skills you gain from standing in an election will help you develop a stronger CV and interview skills going forward.

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RAG Week

Raise and Give is the area of the Union that raises money for charity. Our voted RAG is Stokenchurch Dog Rescue. So help a doggo and get involved.

Varsity '24

Support your university sports teams and watch all of the action live at Bucks.

Elections Are Back

This is your opportunity to direct the work of the Students’ Union meaning you can implement the changes you want to see.

More Than A Bar

Bucks Students' Union is so much more than nights out and drinking. We are proud to offer a diverse range of services and opportunities, and to celebrate this we are launching our annual More Than A Bar campaign.

Students' Union | One Can Food Drop

At the Students' Union, we are proud to have collected non-perishable food items for One Can trust. These collections came from Students, SU staff and University staff.

How to write the best manifesto

If you’re thinking about standing in the #BSUElections, you need to make sure you’ve got a solid manifesto. Luckily, we’ve got some top tips to help you secure those all-important votes.

Notification of Constitutional Referendum

Bucks Students’ Union intends to run a referendum between 4th and 8th March (polls open 24 hrs) asking members to adopt a series of minor amendments to the Constitution.

Walking to University

All this week we have Paul in from ‘Living Streets’ on both our campuses, encouraging us to walk to University more; promoting the health, financial and environmental benefits.

2018 Athletic Union Dinner

Winners from this year's awards

Spotlight on... Kideko

Highlighting the amazing acts we have at this year's FestiBall.

Resounding Varsity win for Bucks

Click here to see the results

Nominations are now open!

Have you thought about being a Sabbatical Officer?

BUCS Results: 27 January 2016

Wednesday 27 January 2016 - Week 10

Around the world in 80 days

Friday 1 January - Sunday 20 March

Dry January

Can you stay off the booze for 31 days?

BUCS Results: 21 October 2015

Wednesday 21 October 2015 - Week 2

BUCS Results: 14 October 2015

Wednesday 14 October 2015 - Week 1


Everybody has ideas, make yours happen

Edition 54

Last edition of the year is out now!

Project Leaders

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