Student life


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University of Nottingham Students' Union

The Students’ Union backs a vast range of societies, organisations, student groups, community projects and campaigns.

Cafes, bars, clubs, art and performance, common rooms and associations - the social life here is vibrant, diverse and abundant.


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Student Room - "one of the most employer friendly universities"

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Blogs - Hear about student life at The University of Nottingham.


There are scores of activities and events for students at the University. Societies, clubs, student-run groups and more.

The Students’ Union helps you to fulfil your potential, meet your aspirations and have the most incredible time at University.

Becoming a volunteer at university has many benefits. We have plenty of volunteering opportunities for our students.



Broaden your horizons by living and studying abroad as part of your degree with one of our study abroad programmes.

Find out about student life as an international student at The University of Nottingham and the services available to you.

We welcome mature students and recognise they may come to Nottingham via different routes from school-leavers.



The University is committed to becoming a leading green university. Learn about our values, practices and initiatives.

From University and third-party halls of residence to private accommodation - learn about your accommodation options.

The University provides a comprehensive range of services to support students both personally and academically.


Student Recruitment Enquiry Centre

The University of Nottingham
King's Meadow Campus
Lenton Lane
Nottingham, NG7 2NR

t: +44 (0) 115 951 5559
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