University of Exeter Students' Guild news

Guild Statement on Debating Society 23 September

Updated statement from the Students' Guild regarding the Debating Society event

Update on Guild Representation

An update on the Guild's representation structure for the 2020/21 academic year

Staying Safe on Campus

How we can all fight the spread of coronavirus on campus

Ram In-Person Events

Although we are pleased to be offering limited in-person events in The Ram...

5 Wellbeing Tips for Freshers'

Wellbeing tips from Ruby Jones, VP Welfare & Diversity

New welcome package for care leavers and estranged students

Extra funding announced for care leavers, care experienced students and estranged students

Guild Response to Pausing In-Person Activities 11 September 2020

We are disappointed that the University have had to make the last-minute decision...

Cancellation of Four Virtual Events

Four virtual Freshers' events have unfortunately been cancelled

New Chief Executive for Exeter Students’ Guild

We are delighted to announce that...

Estrangement Support for Students

Estrangement, and the support offered by the University of Exeter and the Students’ Guild.

Vox Unconference

Full-Time Officers took part in Unconference 2020.

Concerned about your referral or deferral results?

Find out more about how you may want to appeal your results...

Advice Service Closure

Advice Service closure from 7-14 September


Exeter FemSoc amplify the voices of Black Women at Exeter with #ShareTheMicNow

Guild Changes Statement 25 August 2020

Following a series of significant decisions and discussions with the University...

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity: towards change and security

Sunday Blake on the recently announced Guild changes

Bittersweet News - VP Postgraduate

We're sad to announce Josip Martincic will be leaving his role as VP Postgraduate.

Freshers' Hub Live

Check out our events, activities, student blogs and more...

We now have over 300 Societies

Societies Council have voted to affiliate an amazing 48 over the course of the year.

Unofficial Freshers' Events

Important information about unofficial Freshers' events.

You haven't seen the last of me!

Reflecting on the past year from your 2019/20 VP Postgraduate

#BleedGreen: Go Green Week 2020 Round Up

We have come to the end of Go Green Week 2020 but that doesn't mean the green should nor will stop.

Full-Time Officers looking out for you!
President and VP Postgraduate

Exam season can be a bit of a minefield with so many rules!

Teaching Awards and Guild Awards Nominations Open
Guild Awards

There's still to nominate someone amazing...

Statement on Online Harassment During Guild Student Elections

We have been disappointed to see a large number of posts on social media attacking personal characteristics of students standing and campaigning in the Student Elections.

President negotiates extension to compensation scheme

Find out more about the Industrial Action Compensation Scheme extension...

Update from VP Postgraduate Sunday Blake 23 March 2020

I keep finding myself reflecting on our unofficial slogan, “Bleed Green"...

Guild Update: Coronavirus 16 March 2020

Important update regarding the developing situation following the PM's announcement...

VP Postgraduate Withdrawal

Zhenxian Lu, candidate for VP Postgraduate, has withdrawn from the Elections.

Reduced Penalty for Late Submission

A huge win from your VP Education!

Teaching Awards 2020 Shortlist Announced

Find out who has been shortlisted at College-level in our Awards...

Guild Supporting NUS' Safety Net Campaign

In line with Guild Council’s stance in support of tuition fee reimbursement as voted on 25 March...

Contemporary Choir Macmillan music video

Guild society Contemporary Choir have raised over £8,500 since September!

Black Lives Matter

We would like to offer you solidarity and we are here for you, please read our statement for more information...

12 months in (Sabbatical) Office

A goodbye from your Guild President 2019/20

Guild and ECU Statement 14 February 2020

With all events where an external speaker is invited on behalf of the Students’ Guild...

An honest goodbye
Katie Heard, VP Welfare

From your VP Welfare & Diversity 2019/20

Response to Medical Societies Officer Open Letter

Students' Guild response to an open letter from the Medical Societies Officer

Guild Submitted NUS Motion for International Students

Patrick, Guild President, shares the exciting news that it was passed! Find out more details here...

Student Volunteering Week 2020 Round Up

Find out more about what happened during our Volunteering Week...

Introducing New Guild External Trustees

The Guild has successfully recruited three new External Trustees

Teaching Awards 2020 Winners Announced
Teaching Award winners

Out of 1,600+ nominations, who were the winners on the night...

NUS Liberation Review

Last month Exeter were represented by 5 delegates at the NUS Liberation Conference

Guild Awards 2020: Winners Announced
Guild Awards Winners

We’re delighted to announce the winners for the Guild Awards 2020!

Response to Learning to Unlearn Open Letter

Our response to the Learning to Unlearn open letter, written and signed by University of Exeter students

Guild Awards - Shortlist Announced

Shortlist announced for the 2020 Guild Awards!

CEO and Director Changes

There are some significant staff changes in the senior management team at the Guild. Please read on for more information.


Due to the ongoing circumstances surrounding the coronavirus pandemic, we have made the difficult decision to furlough a number of staff to protect the Guild.

NUS Liberation Conference 2020

Students' Guild to send a party of five to the NUS Liberation Conference

Music Week 2020 Cancellation

We regret to announce we've taken the difficult decision to cancel Music Week 2020.

Guild Officers: Coronavirus Statement 13 March 2020

We, as your Full-Time Officer team and an organisation,...

University Summer Assessment Update 3 April 2020

The University of Exeter have released further information in relation to the summer assessment period...

UCU Strike Announcement February 2020

Additional strikes have now been confirmed to be taking place for 14 days within the dates 20 February to 13 March.

Summer Examinations Policy Announced

Penny Dinh, VP Education, details the summer examination policy she helped to develop!

Candidates Announced

Nominations have closed for our annual Student Elections.

Wellbeing Week Round-Up

Mental Health and Wellbeing Week was held during the last week of January 27th-31

Go Green Week

Monday 10th of February saw Go Green Week kick off throughout the campus and wider community

Eating Disorders Awareness Week

This Eating Disorders Awareness Week 2020 (EDAW) we aimed to open up the conversation around eating difficulties.

Social Distancing Advice

Advice on social distancing from your VP Welfare & Diversity, Katie Heard!

Guild Donates Potnoodles

We're donating a large number of pot noodles to the Residence Life team to give students in halls! ??

Exeter Respect on Campus Postponed

Exeter Respect on Campus to be postponed due to emerging coronavirus situation.

Student Volunteering Week: YMCA Society

This year, YMCA Society have worked to organise their participation in the 10th annual YMCA Exeter Sleepeasy...

Student Volunteering Week 2020

Student Volunteering Week is here! Find out what it's all about and how you can get involved!

Election 2020 Results

We are delighted to announce the results of our 2020 Student Elections!

February UCU Strike Poll Result

Results from the student poll for the upcoming UCU industrial action

How The Guild Went Green

We're committed to being a more sustainable, green organisation. As part of Go Green Week, find out more about what we've done so far and what we plan to do!

LGBTQ+ History Month

A month of celebrations for LGBTQ+ History Month

Connecting St. Luke’s to Streatham
St Luke's building

Fantastic news about the launch of an intercampus shuttle service

Brexit Information For Students

Important information and support for students

Refreshers' Week Round Up

An amazing week for Refreshers' Week 2020 - read all about it!

Student Elections: VP Activities

What's it like being VP Activities? Find out from Liv!

Student Elections: Guild President

Hear from Patrick about what it's like to run for and be Guild President

Best of 2019

Looking back at some of our highlights of 2019!

Council and Officer Review

Update following the Officer Review

Societies Council - Term 1 Update

A busy term 1 for Societies Council

Festive Holiday Closures

Opening hours for outlets, services and places during the Christmas vacation

Climate Emergency: A step in the right direction

Patrick Hoyle, Guild President, on a ground-breaking climate change decision

UCU Strike (25 Nov-4 Dec) Comes to an End

The UCU strike period has now come to an end, however action short of a strike (ASOS) is still underway till April 2020.

UCU Strike Poll Result

78% of students support the cause of the UCU strike

Welcome Team Awards 2019

On Tuesday evening, we celebrated the incredible achievements of this year’s Welcome Team.

UCU Ballot Result Announced

The Students’ Guild’s next steps following the University and Colleges Union’s (UCU) decision to take industrial action.

Why is our University curriculum so white?

Students Gather to Discuss the Issue of the Lack of Non-White Academics within the University Curriculum.

Academic Rep Conference Success

Last Wednesday VP Education, Penny Dinh, hosted our annual Academic Rep Leadership Conference.

Tar Barrels 2019

Remember remember the 5th November… Tar Barrels tickets now on sale!

Election 2: Results

Congratulations to our winners, and thanks to all candidates for taking part!

St. Luke's Hours

The Guild's membership services and Student Leaders are going to be on St. Luke's every week. Find out when!

Big Society Hello 2019

Another fantastic Big Society Hello in the books! A thank you from your VP Activities.

Election One: Results

Results from Election One

Staying Safe Out and About

Keep yourself safe when out in Exeter

Election 1: Your candidates

Details of your Election candidates

Freshers’ Week 2019 – What a week!

A round-up of an action packed Freshers’ Week 2019 to kick off the year

Cancellation of Freshers' Ball

Information on the cancellation of Freshers' Ball, including refunds

Freshers' Fair Shuttle Bus

Find out what times you can take the shuttle bus between St. Luke's and Streatham during the Freshers' Fair

Postgraduate Coffee Mornings Success

VP Postgraduate Sunday Blake had a great time meeting you all (although a certain four legged lady won her heart!).

The Depot: Information for affected students

Information and advice following delays construction at The Depot

Summer Adventure 2019

Exeter Student Volunteers welcomed around 50 Young Carers to Summer Adventures, a project aimed at providing much deserved respite

Exeter RAG announces Events Fundraising Total!
RAG Raised Money

Exeter RAG have raised an incredible £21,887.67 for their two nominated charities for 2018/19: Pete’s Dragons and Nightstop Devon, Julian House!

Forum Hill Crossing

A new student-crossing at the base of Forum Hill

Exam Results Appeal Advice

Need to appeal your results? Find out about the 10 day deadline and more

ESV’s Summer Adventures Committee!

Applications are now open for ESV’s Summer Adventures Committee!

Exeter Grad Ball; Partying through to the next chapter

With fairground rides, DJs, bars, silent disco and much more, this year’s Grad Ball had plenty to suit a huge variety of tastes.

Societies Officer Election 2019

We are delighted to announce the Societies Officers for the 2019/2020 academic year!

Welcome to our New, Elected Officer Team

The Officer Team for 2019/20 includes: Patrick Hoyle, Liv Harvey, Katie Heard, Penny Dinh and Sunday Blake.

Society of the Month

Exeter University First Aid Society wins Society of the Month for January

Pete’s Dragons donated £1,443 from Market Place

Pete’s Dragons, one of the fundraising charities chosen by students for 2018/19, has been donated £1,443 by the University’s Market Place.

Cancellation of Performance Showcase

Exeter Respect on Campus Showcase Cancelled

Exam Mitigation

Information about exam mitigation help

SuicideTALK a success

SuicideTALK training session at Streatham

Sabbatical Induction and Training Event

Two days of discussions, training and networking

Apology for NUS Delegate Statement

Students' Guild issues apology for previous statement regarding NUS Delegate Jack Morewood

Students’ Guild Appoints New Chief Executive

Joff Cooke announced as new Chief Executive

Music Societies Officer Elections

We are delighted to announce the winner of the Music Societies Officer Elections!

Exeter Rag Takes to the Skies

Last week, 9 daring members of RAG completed a skydive all in aid of MIND!

Guild Awards Shortlist

Shortlist for Guild Awards 2019 Announced

RAG Fashion Show

RAG’S Exeter University Charity Fashion Show (XCFS) a success!

Guild Awards 2019 Winners

This year's winners – a time to celebrate

Teaching Awards 2019 Results

Rounding up a fantastic evening at Teaching Awards 2019

Clear Lettings Advice

Advice for Students renting from Clear Lettings Limited (Trading as Clear Property)

Candidates Announced

Sabb Elections 2019 Candidates Announced

Notice of Election

Notice is hereby given that elections for Music Societies Officer position

Notice of Election

Notice is hereby given that elections are to be held for the following positions at the University of Exeter Students’ Guild:

St Luke's Representation Consultation

Have a say on the future of the Guild @ St. Lukes

Law Society Committee Elections

Results of the University of Exeter Law Society Committee Elections

Part Time Roles

Part Time Candidates Announced

Chinese New Year

Guild helps support Exeter's Chinese New Year Celebrations

Notice of Referendum

The official notice of a referendum, which include the key dates and other information.

TA2019: Shortlist

Teaching Awards 2019 Shortlist

Big Society Blowout

Results from this year's Big Society Blowout

Statement on Delegate Reinstatement

Statement from the Students’ Guild following the suspension and reinstatement of NUS Delegate Jack Morewood

Teaching Awards 2019

A great year for nominations for teaching awards 2019

Winter Graduation 2018

Winter Graduation a hit

Pet a Pooch

Pet a pooch at Streatham & St Luke’s!

PGT Executive Update

An update from the latest PGT Executive meeting

St Luke's Council Update

An update from the latest St Luke's Council

Santander Presents ‘For Your Eyes Alone’

Santander Presents ‘For Your Eyes Alone’ on Monday 3rd December

VP Welfare and Diversity Visits Auschwitz

As part of a wider group taking part in the Lessons from Auschwitz Universities Project

Welcome Team Awards

Student Activities Team hosted the annual Welcome Team Awards this week

Print Room Update

New Paper in the Print Room

Tar Barrels 2018

Bonfire nights in Devon are more than just fireworks – we have flaming tar barrels.

Widening Participation

We're here to help

Jailbreak Is Back

Exeter RAG’s biggest event is back!

Election Results

Results of the last election

The Great Debate Tour

The Great Debate Tour visits campus


Day 5 of RAG’s 5 international challenges are now open


Day 4 of RAG’s 5 international challenges are now open


Day 3 of RAG’s 5 international challenges are now open

Do you know about the Postgraduate Society?

Introducing Exeter's Postgraduate Society.

World Mental Health Day

Helpful information from Nightline

Celebrating student hubs

Amory Hub officially opens today

Politicians visit campus

Anna Soubry, Chuka Umunna, and Amelia Womack visited campus today

Freshers & Returners Ball 2018

Over 1,500 students attended the Freshers’ and Returners Ball

BBC Music Day

XMedia is joining with BBC Introducing to put on a thrilling night of live local music

Appeal Deadlines

Useful information about appeals.

Freshers' Arrival Weekend

A top night at the Lemon Grove’s Welcome to Exeter party

Summer Adventures 2018

An update on Summer Adventures 2018.


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