If you are interested in starting a new society you should contact the Student Group Coordinator through firstname.lastname@example.org, to talk through your idea.
It's not as hard as you may think, plus you'll receive help from Union staff throughout the process and after as a ratified group.
You should consult the list of existing student groups here to see if a similar society already exists - we are unable to accept duplicate groups.
Applications to register new societies are accepted throughout the year using this form.
The application process follows this cycle:
Setting up a new association
If you are interested in setting up a new student association (a representational group) you should get in touch with the Campaigns Coordinator via email@example.com to discuss the process.
Benefits of being a society within Durham Students' Union