Student Group Resources

In this area you'll find everything you need to help you run your student group sucessfully. If you still have any queries after looking through the resources please get in touch via

Every other week student group execs will receive the Opportunities email from the Opportunities Officer, which will include updates and important information groups need to know. If you are an exec member but are not receiving these emails please email

STUDENT GROUP LEADERS SURVEY this survey is open throughout summer and it's aim is for us to gather feedback so we know how to better support our student group execs in future and what you want from the SU. 

STUDENT GROUP MEMBERS SURVEY this is designed for your members to be able to give us insightful feedback into their experience as a member of a student group so we can work with the execs to improve their experience as a member.





Union Support

The Union provides support and resources to student groups to enable them to run effectively.

This includes training, grants, a financial account, budgeting advice, insurance, and equipment and facilities hire.

There is also a wide range of storage facilities available to student groups for safekeeping of equipment for your group.

Other opportunities are available to Durham students through college clubs and societies, and within Experience Durham which sits in the University’s governance structure.


Key Contacts

Opportunities Officer: 

Opportunities Team:

General queries: