The Students’ Union (SU) is here to support you on your journey through education.
Your voice matters
Your voice matters to us as much as it does to you, whether you have concerns on the cost of travel, have ways to improve your course or have welfare issues, literally anything related to student life we can help you.
It is our priority to ensure you have the best experience whilst at Kirklees College and to make it an unforgettable experience.
The SU is student led and is for the students by the students with 21 students selected every year to represent you.
We provide a safe space where you can come and ask any questions or voice your opinions and concerns.
What we offer
- Film Club
- International Club
- Table Tennis
- Womens Group
- Street Dance
- and much more!
We want all of our students to be heard. Turn up the volume gives you the chance to have your voice and opinions be heard!
It is important to us that your time at college is a memorable one for the right reasons and we want to do everything we can to make sure you get the most out of your experience.
You might be a student that wants more computers in the college, wants more space to enjoy your down time in, more activities for you to take part in or you might even want more from your course!
As soon as you have enrolled on your course you automatically become a member of the SU with no cost or charges. If you do not wish to be a member, however, please let us know.
We know how much students love bargains and by being a member of the Students’ Union here at Kirklees College you have a wide range of perks, including:
- Organised trips and events
- Other services such as advice and guidance on issues in College and other matters like sexual health and well-being.
- The NUS Extra card giving you discounts in shops and online; including Amazon, McDonalds and Odeon, as well as 50% off a Spotify Premium account and many more discounts nationwide. You can buy your NUS Extra card online for only £12 from nusextra.co.uk
In the case of the Students’ Union it is true that the more you put in, the more you get out, with plenty of things for you to do and plenty of help available for life after college, there is plenty for you to do with the SU.
- Join clubs and societies
- Become a Class Rep, receive training and represent your course
- Run in elections to be an Officer within the Students’ Union executive
- Vote for the Officers you want to represent you
- Help raise money for charity
- Attend events and trips the Students’ Union run
- Give your views and opinions on the things that affect you
Please ask to be put through to the Students' Union