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How To Find Accommodation

Finding a flat can be tough. To help ease some of the stresses involved in flat hunting we have put together a few tips.

Wed 15 May 2024

Exam Top tips 2024

Now that the Spring exam diet is here, the SRC Advice Centre have put together a list of Top Tips to help you prepare for both online and in-person exams

Thu 25 Apr 2024

Spring De-stress

Exam season is here and so is Spring Exam De-stress.

Wed 17 Apr 2024

UofG Rector Installed

On Thursday 11th April 2024, Dr. Ghassan Abu-Sittah was installed as the Rector of the University of Glasgow.

Fri 12 Apr 2024

Rent Freeze Legislation

Check out this important update if you live in private rented accommodation.

Tue 02 Apr 2024

Home Students' Day

On Friday 15th March the SRC are teaming up with the other student bodies to host a fun day for Home Students.

Thu 07 Mar 2024

International Women's Week

The SRC celebrate International Women’s Week in March every year.

Fri 01 Mar 2024

Nominations Open!

Uni life isn't just about lectures and labs ?? It's about shaping your experience, making your voice heard, and leaving your mark ??

Mon 05 Feb 2024

LGBTQ+ History Month

Join us as we look 'Under the Scope' at the huge impact the LGBTQ+ community has had on STEM.

Tue 30 Jan 2024

Lending Library: Open!

Free equipment, just a click away. Sign up today.

Fri 12 Jan 2024

January Welcome 2024

With a new year comes new opportunities, and that's what the UofG January Welcome is all about.

Fri 15 Dec 2023

Closed for the Holidays

The SRC staff and officers will be taking a break over the holidays and will be out of office from December 15th to January 4th.

Fri 15 Dec 2023

Together Against GBV

Together with the University of Glasgow, we're taking a stand against Gender-based Violence.

Mon 27 Nov 2023

Israel-Hamas War

A statement from the SRC Executive.

Fri 24 Nov 2023

16 Days of Activism

We're taking part in 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence from November 25th to December 10th.

Tue 21 Nov 2023

Student Teaching Awards 2024

Nominations now open!

Mon 13 Nov 2023

Secondhand Book Marketplace

Your quick and easy way to sell or buy secondhand course books at UofG. Requires log in.

Thu 02 Nov 2023

Regular Update - Sep/Oct 2023

Your regular update from the SRC.

Wed 01 Nov 2023

Fight for the Night Steward

An opportunity to volunteer as a steward at the Fight for the Night March as part of 16 Days of Activism against Gender-based Violence.

Thu 26 Oct 2023

Black History Month 2023

Celebrate Black History Month with us this October.

Mon 02 Oct 2023

Volunteering and Social Justice Festival

Join us in the GUU Wednesday 4th October, 11am – 3pm.

Wed 27 Sep 2023

Welcome Week is here!

Check out all of the events running from Friday 8th to Saturday 16th September!

Fri 08 Sep 2023

Your SRC, Your Way

Your personalised hub for everything SRC. Your clubs, your events, your volunteering, your way.

Sat 02 Sep 2023

UofG Welcome 2023

The UofG Welcome is all about introducing you to life at the University of Glasgow, or helping you settle back in if you're a returning student. Check out the events we have planned!

Thu 17 Aug 2023

Statement: Glasgow Night Buses

A statement from the SRC Executive on the decision taken by First Bus to scrap their Glasgow night bus service.

Tue 18 Jul 2023

Hiring: Class Rep Trainers

Are you a passionate student looking to make a difference?

Fri 07 Jul 2023

Hello to the 2023-24 Sabbs!

We are delighted to welcome Hailie, Mariama, Tony and Ross as our new 2023-24 Sabbatical Team.

Tue 04 Jul 2023

Annual Review 2022-23

We are pleased to present to you our latest Annual Review, highlighting achievements and developments across every part of the SRC.

Wed 14 Jun 2023

Hiring: Mental Health Trainers

We are recruiting UofG students to deliver our mental health workshops.

Wed 14 Jun 2023

Reflections on the Ross Report

Hailie, VP Student Support, reflects on the Morag Ross Report and the steps taken by the SRC and University so far to tackle Gender-based Violence on campus.

Wed 07 Jun 2023

Statement: The SRC is Pro-Choice

A statement from the GUSRC Executive.

Mon 05 Jun 2023

We Are Hiring

We are seeking an enthusiastic team player to join our Advice Centre.

Fri 26 May 2023

Strategic Plan 2022-2027

Our Strategic Plan gives an overview of the longer term strategic aims of the SRC.

Mon 22 May 2023

Welcome Helping 2023!

Applications are now open to become an SRC Welcome Helper this September!

Mon 15 May 2023

Eurovision Outdoor Screening!

We may have lost the chance of hosting Eurovision to Liverpool... but that doesn't stop us from watching it together in Glasgow!

Tue 09 May 2023

Fancy a Cuppa?

Free tea and coffee is now available in the James McCune Smith Building (Level 4) and Library (Level 3).

Tue 18 Apr 2023

De-stress this Spring

Exam De-Stress is an SRC-led campaign designed to help you get through the exam and deadline season with events, content and activities.

Fri 14 Apr 2023

Student Carers' Survey

The SRC are currently reviewing the Student Carers’ Policy and want to hear your experiences of studying at the University of Glasgow whilst having caring responsibilities.

Tue 11 Apr 2023

Trans Day of Visibility

Today on Trans Day of Visibility (March 31st), we would like to express our unwavering support and solidarity with trans and non-binary people around the world, and particularly towards those members of the University of Glasgow community.

Fri 31 Mar 2023

Statement: Illegal Migration Bill

A statement from the GUSRC Executive regarding a recently passed motion from the SRC Council, rejecting the Illegal Migration Bill.

Thu 30 Mar 2023

Student Teaching Award Winners!

The winners of the 2023 Student Teaching Awards have been announced!

Mon 27 Mar 2023

Big Laughs at The Gilchrist

Glasgow International Comedy Festival is coming to the Gilchrist Postgraduate Club!

Fri 10 Mar 2023

International Women's Week

The SRC celebrate International Women’s Week in March every year.

Mon 06 Mar 2023

Manifestos Live!

Candidate manifestos are now live for the Spring Council Elections 2023.

Wed 22 Feb 2023

Regular Update - February

Your regular update from the SRC.

Thu 16 Feb 2023

Open Letter: Proposed 9.5% Rent Increase

A letter to the University Principal outlining our strong opposition to a proposed 9.5% rent increase in University Accommodation.

Thu 16 Feb 2023

Statement: Turkey & Syria Earthquake

A statement from the GUSRC Executive on the devastating earthquake in Turkey & Syria.

Wed 08 Feb 2023

Nominations Open!

Nominations are now open for our Student Council Elections 2023. Would you make a good leader? Get involved.

Mon 06 Feb 2023

Election Campaign Grant Funding

All candidates running in our Spring Council Elections can apply for a grant towards their campaign cost.

Mon 30 Jan 2023

LGBTQ+ History Month

This February, at a time when LGBTQ+ lives are in the media we also encourage you to look ‘Behind the Lens’ and listen to LGBTQ+ peoples’ lived experiences.

Fri 27 Jan 2023

Student Volunteering Week

Leave UofG with more than a degree, give back with SRC Volunteering!

Tue 24 Jan 2023

Suspicious Package Drug Scam

Please be aware of a scam currently targeting students in Purpose Built Student Accommodation (PBSAs).

Tue 24 Jan 2023

Student Teaching Awards 2023

Nominations are open for The 13th Annual Student Teaching Awards!

Mon 23 Jan 2023

Statement: Gender Recognition Bill

A statement from the GUSRC Executive on the blocking of the Gender Recognition Bill.

Thu 19 Jan 2023

Student Numbers Campaign: Success!

After discussions between the Students’ Representative Council (SRC) and Senior Management at the University of Glasgow, the University and the SRC are pleased to confirm an agreed action plan on the issue of student numbers on the Gilmorehill campus.

Thu 19 Jan 2023

Student Carers' Focus Groups

Are you a student carer at the University of Glasgow? Fancy earning yourself a £10 Amazon voucher whilst contributing to real change at the University?

Tue 17 Jan 2023

January Welcome 2023

New year, new opportunities - welcome back to Glasgow, or hello for the first time!

Wed 11 Jan 2023

VCS Awards 2023

It's time for our annual Volunteering, Clubs and Societies Awards!

Thu 05 Jan 2023

7 Energy Tips for Winter and beyond

From reducing your bills to solving issues with your supplier, our Advice Team has compiled together 7 top tips to help you deal with and manage your energy usage this winter.

Fri 16 Dec 2022

January Welcome 2023

With a new year comes new opportunities, and that's what the UofG January Welcome is all about!

Fri 16 Dec 2022

Closed for the Holidays

The SRC staff and officers will be taking a break over the holidays and will be out of office from December 16th to January 4th.

Fri 16 Dec 2022

Regular Update - November

Your regular update from the SRC.

Fri 02 Dec 2022

Top Tips for Winter Exams

The SRC Advice Centre have put together a list of Top Tips to help you prepare for both online and in-person exams.

Tue 29 Nov 2022

We Support the UCU Strikes

A statement from the Council expressing support for the UCU Strikes, November 2022.

Wed 23 Nov 2022

Cap Student Numbers Now!

The SRC is demanding that the University of Glasgow commit to a cap on student numbers until 2027.

Wed 16 Nov 2022

Statement: Medical School Resignation

A statement from the SRC Executive on the recent issues in the Medical School.

Sat 12 Nov 2022

Movember 2022!

Get involved this November to support fundraising for Men's Health.

Tue 01 Nov 2022

Student Carers' Focus Groups

If you are a student with caring responsibilities, then you may be interested in the SRC’s Student Carers’ Focus Groups.

Tue 01 Nov 2022

Cost of Living: Rent Freeze Legislation

The Scottish Government has now brought in emergency legislation to protect tenants during this crisis from excessive rent increases and eviction.

Tue 01 Nov 2022

Statement: Together Against Racism

A statement from the GUSRC Executive supporting and endorsing the University's anti-racism campaign.

Mon 31 Oct 2022

The Gilchrist's Big Birthday Bash!

On Wednesday 26th October the Gilchrist Postgraduate Club is celebrating its 10 birthday!

Mon 24 Oct 2022

Autumn Election Results 2022

Meet your new council members!

Fri 14 Oct 2022

Regular Update - September

Your regular update from the SRC.

Thu 06 Oct 2022

Black History Month 2022

Celebrating Black history, people and culture at the University of Glasgow.

Fri 30 Sep 2022

Autumn Elections 2022

Make a difference - run for a position in the SRC Autumn Elections 2022. Nominations now open!

Fri 16 Sep 2022

Wolfson Medical Library - Student Win!

We are delighted to report that following pressure from the SRC, 24 hour access to the Wolfson Medical Library will be reinstated from the start of term!

Wed 07 Sep 2022

Explore Volunteering

Volunteering is a great way to explore beyond Glasgow’s West End and make a positive impact in your local community.

Sun 04 Sep 2022

University Accommodation Capacity Issues

A statement from the GUSRC Executive on the lack of capacity in University Accommodation.

Tue 09 Aug 2022

Get ready for Welcome 2022

We're counting down towards the UofG Welcome 2022!

Mon 01 Aug 2022

Cost of Living: Energy Price Cap

It’s predicted that the UK energy price cap will rise by a further 65% this October.

Mon 25 Jul 2022

Farewell to the 21/22 Executive

Outgoing SRC President, Ella McCabe, reflects on the past year as the new sabbatical team get ready to take office on 1st July.

Thu 30 Jun 2022

Open Letter: Wolfson Medical Library

An open letter to the University asking for out of hours access to the Walton Library in the Wolfson Medical School Building to be reinstated.

Mon 13 Jun 2022

Regular Update - April/May

Your regular update from the SRC.

Mon 30 May 2022

Become an SRC Freshers' Helper

Applications are now open for September 2022!

Mon 09 May 2022

Top Tips for Online Exams

The SRC Advice Centre have put together a list of Top Tips to help you get through the Summer 2022 exam diet.

Thu 05 May 2022

Check out SRC Flatshare

Looking for somewhere to live next year? Got a spare room in a flat you're in? Check out SRC Flatshare, where you can list flats, find flats and get accommodation sorted during your studies!

Wed 04 May 2022

Volunteer this Summer!

Check out the opportunities we have available over Summer.

Wed 04 May 2022

Gender-based Violence Counsellor

Find out more about the SRC Advice Centre's new GBV Counsellor.

Tue 03 May 2022

Regular Update - March/April

Your regular update from the SRC!

Wed 13 Apr 2022

Fearless Flat Hunting

Finding a flat can be tough in normal times and has been made even trickier by the pandemic. To help remove some of the stresses involved in flat hunting we have put together a few tips.

Thu 31 Mar 2022

Student Teaching Award Winners!

The winners of our 2022 Student Teaching Awards have been announced!

Mon 28 Mar 2022

Rising Energy Prices

Energy prices when up on April 1st. Here's what you need to know...

Fri 18 Mar 2022

VCS Award Winners!

The winners of our 2022 Volunteering, Clubs and Societies Awards have been announced!

Mon 14 Mar 2022

Regular Update - February

Your regular update from the SRC!

Fri 11 Mar 2022

National Student Survey

Have your say! The survey is for all final year undergraduate students and there are prizes up for grabs for completing it.

Wed 09 Mar 2022

Ukraine Donation Drive

We have set up a reflection space in the McIntyre Building and we're also running a donation drive.

Tue 08 Mar 2022

Solidarity with Ukraine

A statement from our Executive on the conflict in Ukraine, including links to support.

Tue 01 Mar 2022

Spring Council Elections

The race is on for our 2022 Spring Elections!

Mon 07 Feb 2022

Regular Update - January

Your regular update from the SRC Sabbatical Officers.

Fri 04 Feb 2022

Digital Welcome Fair

Explore clubs, societies, deals, discounts and more.

Wed 12 Jan 2022

Closed for the Holidays

The SRC will be closed from Friday 17th Dec to Monday 10th Jan.

Fri 17 Dec 2021

Regular Update - December

Your regular update from the SRC Sabbatical Officers.

Fri 17 Dec 2021

Severe Weather Warning

The SRC will be closed for in-person meetings on Tuesday 7th December.

Mon 06 Dec 2021
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International Day of Disabled Persons

Celebrated on December 3rd 2021

Fri 03 Dec 2021

We Support the UCU Strikes

Read the full statement from our Council Members.

Mon 22 Nov 2021

Alcohol Awareness Week

November 15th - 21st, as part of the SRC's Harm Reduction Campaign.

Mon 15 Nov 2021
image of the 4 SRC sabbatical officers, left to right: Mia Clarke, Ella McCabe, Eva Simmons and Sam

Regular Update - November

An update from the GUSRC Executive on what we are doing to represent and support students.

Wed 10 Nov 2021

Statement: Student Safety

A statement from the 4 student bodies at the University of Glasgow.

Wed 20 Oct 2021
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Regular Update - October

An update from the GUSRC Executive on what we are doing to represent and support students.

Tue 12 Oct 2021
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Student Job Hub

The Student Job Hub aims to source a range of part-time jobs locally and on-campus for students to do alongside their studies.

Mon 04 Oct 2021
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Welcome to the new SRC website!

We are delighted to welcome you to the new and improved SRC website. Browse the site, explore and enjoy.

Thu 02 Sep 2021
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Secondhand Book Shop - Now Open!

The GUSRC Second-hand bookshop service will re-open on Monday 20th September.

Tue 03 Aug 2021