The National Union of Students (NUS) is a voluntary membership organisation that makes a real difference to the lives of students and its member students’ unions.
The NUS is a confederation of 600 students’ unions, amounting to more than 95% of all higher and further education unions in the UK. Through their member students’ unions, they represent the interests of more than seven million students.
- NUS champions students to shape the future of education – and create a better world. They promote, defend and extend student rights.
- They also fight discrimination, isolation and injustice. Through practical information and national action, NUS makes sure students can thrive.
- NUS supports and strengthens students and their unions. They are informed – developing research that influences national policy.
- They are active – taking on all the issues that affect students’ lives now and in future.
They run a number of sustainability initiatives in students’ unions across the UK.
To find out more, please visit their website: