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The Lounge


Food served:

Monday-Thursday, 9.30am-4pm
Friday, 9.30am-3pm

Non-term time: closed

The Lounge is used during the daytime as a bar and cafe and is transformed at night into The Venue.

The Lounge offers a variety of hot meals, desserts and free WiFi. The cafe runs throughout the day and it gradually transforms into a cosy 300 capacity bar and home for our comedy, quiz, cabaret, after-show parties and acoustic nights as well as the second room to our bigger club nights.


Take a look at our menu





Monday-Thursday, 8am-5pm

Friday, 8am-3pm

Non-term time: Monday-Thursday, 8am-3.30pm, Friday, 8am-3pm 

Closed: Christmas-New Year

Beats is situated on the first floor of East Wing. It serves a wide selection of food with two hot options each day plus jacket potatoes and a salad bar as well as sandwiches, baguettes, wraps and other snacks.

It's a relaxed and comfortable environment along with excellent product ranges making it a great place to spend your lunch hour or to simply pop in and grab a quick snack whilst on the go!





Monday-Thursday, 10am-4pm

Friday, 10am-3pm

Non-term time: Closed

Rustybucks, situated in the gateway the light and airy cafe is the perfect place to meet and enjoy a fresh pastry or to grab a quick sandwich after a hard session in the adjacent gym or a large Starbucks coffee before a long stint in the library!






Monday-Thursday, 8.30am-4pm

Friday, 8.30am-3pm

Non-term time: Monday to Friday,8.30am-3pm, Closed Christmas-New Year

Pulse, our Uxbridge cafe has a great salad bar and also serves sandwiches, wraps and baguettes alongside a range of jacket potatoes, pastries and other snacks – and we now have space for our customers to spread out on the newly refurbished Third floor and enjoy a relaxed lunch!


Bucks Students’ Union supports Fairtrade. All our Tea, Coffee and Hot Chocolate are Fairtrade and we also provide a range of Farirtrade juices, soft drinks and snacks.





Students' Union Reception (High Wycombe)


Monday-Thursday, 9am-7pm

Friday, 9am-4.30pm

Telephone: 01494 601 600



Students' Union Reception (Uxbridge)


Monday-Thursday, 9am-5pm

Friday, 9am-4.30pm

Telephone: 01494 605 180



Advice Centre (High Wycombe)


Monday-Thursday, 9am-5pm (appointments are available up to 7pm)

Friday, 9am-4.30pm

Telephone: 01494 603 016   



Advice Centre (Uxbridge)


Monday-Thursday 9am-5pm

Friday, 9am-4.30pm

Telephone:  01494 605 180     



The Venue


Open Monday-Sunday, 8pm-3am*

*subject to event type and licensing.


The Study Lounge

Monday-Friday, 8am-8pm

Located Opposite Studio 101, near Beats on the first floor of West wing, The Study Lounge is a great multi-purpose space that can be used as an alternative to the library or if you want to hang out somewhere a little less bustling than Beats or The Lounge.  The Study Lounge is open from 8am-8pm Monday to Friday