Our biggest event of the year! Come along to find out about our Clubs and Societies, and grab loads of freebies from some of your favourite brands.
Immerse yourself in the city's nightlife as one of London's biggest clubs gets taken over by us for one of the best nights of Freshers.
Following an earlier external power issue Qmotion Sport & Fitness Centre has now reopened. Drapers will be open for all events as planned.
We've had a quick chat with your VP Education, Mary Ojo to help you get to know her a little better.
We had a quick chat with your new VP Welfare Ahmed Mahbub to find out what his plans are for the year and to get to know him a little better.
We've asked new President Yas some questions about himself and what he hopes to achieve this year.
We've got some hints and tips on how to make the best of your budget at University
If you have recently purchased the 71075 Mediastar High Power 3-Way USB Charger, please return to either the Village Shop or Infusion.
Starting University is really exciting but can also be really daunting, so we've put together a handy checklist!
Led by their fantastic president, Rawan Hassan, Psychology Society was a standout society in 2016/17.
Congratulations to our Men's Barbell Club team who came THIRD in the World University Powerlifting Championships!
Our Societies Spotlight this week is on the Queen Mary Theatre Company!
Earlier this year, QMSU entered into a partnership with a new coffee provider, Caffe Praego, who support projects in Rwanda.
QMSU won the ‘Campaign of the Year’ award at the NUS Awards in Birmingham for the ‘Freeze our Fees’ campaign run by our executive officers.
On 19th July, Queen Mary Formula Student Society are racing at Silverstone, one of the most famous motor racing circuits in the world
Big congratulations are in order to our cheerleading team, QM Angels, whose Elite team, Reign, won silver at the European Cheerleading Championships last month.
Last week, QMSU was awarded gold in the Green Mary Awards, a sustainability accreditation scheme run across all staff at Queen Mary.
One of the Students’ Union’s elite athletes, Tasneem Tawil has qualified for the European University Games coming up next month in Portugal.
The Society’s hard work earned a nomination for Academic Society of the Year at the 2017 Societies Awards
A member of our super talented Asian Dance Society competed in the 11th series of Britain’s Got Talent last month.
We are currently looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help us run Welcome Week 2017.
QMSU Community Sport have been shortlisted at the 2017 BUCS Awards for the Workforce Programme of the Year!
Brexit is one of the biggest political changes in a generation. Check out what the 5 main parties are saying about it.
With the General Election taking place on Thursday, we've been looking at what each of the 5 main parties are offering Higher Education.
The General Election will be taking place THIS Thursday. Find all the information you need here.
In a poll of students, health, the NHS and social care has come out as one of the issues QM students care about most.
Last Wednesday evening, QMSU Volunteering and RAG joined forces to celebrate the achievements of the many student volunteers and fundraisers that have been involved with the two services the Union has to offer this year.
As you may have spotted, we have had two statues installed on campus to help raise awareness of mental health issues. Designed by students, the statues have been designed to both demystify and destigmatise mental health.
This year our Queen Mary Hockey Club’s women’s team had amazing success in their BUCS league.
Muslims all over the world observe the religious celebration Ramadhan, a month of fasting. Many Queen Mary students will be sitting their exams during the Islamic holy month of Ramadhan.
Two of our fabulous Societies were nominated at the second annual National Societies Awards held on Friday 19th May 2017 at the University of Nottingham.
Nine different students and projects part of the Students’ Union were nominated for awards in the Community Collaboration Award for Students.
We've had loads of great study tips come in from former Queen Mary students to help you through exam season.
Absoc has been incredibly charitable this year, raising money and awareness for lots of charities and winning Charitable Group of the Year at the Societies Awards.
70% businesses believe skills gained from participating in union life make graduates stand out.”
-The Independent, August 2016
Earlier this year, as part of Green Week, students were asked to complete a sustainability survey to support QMSU's ongoing commitment to becoming more green and sustainable.
Back in December, Community Sport at QMSU applied for the Co-op Local Community Fund to enable them to start running inclusive football sessions at local schools, run for pupils with disabilities by Queen Mary students.
Pokésoc are a brand new Society this year but with their huge membership and long list of events, you would think they’d been here for years!
As you will have heard, there is a General Election taking place on Thursday 8th June. It will be your chance to have your say on who you think should run the country and it is vital that as many students register to vote as possible and have their voices heard.
Last weekend, 67 students and Students’ Union staff volunteered at the 2017 London Marathon, stewarding along Mile 19 in Canary Wharf.
QMUL Barbell Club Men's Team are through to the World University Championships!
Have you tried our new, free printer in the SU Hub yet?
QMSU has partnered with Too Good To Go, a fantastic and innovative new social enterprise and app that aims to put an end to food waste in the hospitality industry.
Our Societies Spotlight this week is on the Queen Mary Young Greens Society, winner of QMSU's Society of the Year 2016/17
Our Societies Spotlight this week is on the Syria Solidarity Society
On 1st April, QMSU hosted the Sports Awards 2017, recognising the achievements of participants in club sport, Get Active and community sport over the course of the last year.
Opening hours of QMSU outlets this Easter
Last month, our VP Welfare, Adam Sparkes joined the Chief Operating Officer of QMUL, Laura Gibbs, and the CEO of the Students’ Union, Mike Wojcik, in signing the Tower Hamlets No Place for Hate Campaign Pledge.
‘Hidden Homelessness’ is a term describing people who are sleeping on sofas at friends’ houses with no secure roof over their head and no permanent home.
We have our Finals Fortnight winners!
As you may have seen, we have an ethical coffee provider in Ground, Caffe Praego. The company places an emphasis on knowing from where and how their coffee is sourced whilst also making a difference in those communities.
Last week, QMSU celebrated the hard work that societies and student media outlets have been doing over the past year!
The NSS is not the only way you can submit feedback about your course or your experiences at QMUL! Did you know you can retract your NSS responses?
BL Teddy Bear Hospital welcomed almost 100 young people from schools around the area onto campus for workshops on keeping healthy and safe.
Unfortunately we've had to postpone the Annual Student Meeting. A new date will follow soon.
QMSU outlets around QMUL have come up with a fantastic scheme which will both help tackle food waste on campus and hunger in the local area.
Last month, the Student Union hosted 23 students from BUPT, our partnership University in Beijing.
Drapers and the Griff Inn have taken home the Best Bar None Best Newcomers award for Tower Hamlets!
#TackleandTalk is designed to tackle stigma around mental health in sport at QMSU.
The Union is supporting the National Student Survey boycott. Find out why and how you can pledge your support.
We've selected a new coffee blend that tastes great, is good for the environment and gives back to the communities where it was created.
Following a Referendum students have voted to remain part of NUS.
We know meeting new people can be daunting but at this event everyone is in the same boat! Come along and meet lots of new people!
Come along and meet other new students at our Welcome Party! Thursday 5 January | 7pm-11pm | Drapers' Bar & Kitchen
QMUL Students involved in Raise & Give (RAG) have raised £72.627.06 for charity so far, the biggest total for semester one to date!
Never pay for printing again with our free printer in the Hub.
A further update regarding Motion 7.2 passed at Student Council.
Following the Freeze our Fees campaign QMUL have informed us fees will not rise for current home & EU students.
Statement regarding motion "Should the Union make profit for The Daily Mail, Daily Express & The Sun by selling them in its outlets"
Our Student Media Conference 2016 takes place this Wednesday 7 & Thursday 8 December. Featuring a programme of talks, workshops & events.
Christmas is coming and your Students' Union outlets will have different opening hours over the festive period
Never be without pens again! We have a new stationery vending machine in Mile End Library.
Find out what happened at Student Council on 15 November!
Take part in our biggest ever research project and you could win £500!
We asked your Welfare Representative Laura Potter to tell us a bit more about herself and her role.
Ever wondered about how we make sure your voice is heard at every level at QMUL?
Join the National Demo for free education on 19 November!
Make your campus idea a reality with the Campus Community Fund!
Queen Mary Islamic Society and Barts & The London Muslim Medics & Dentists Society have pulled out all the stops for Charity Week!
This Halloween the spookiest scares are right on campus!
The new Societies Excellence Award has launched
Can you spot yourself in our freshers highlights video?
Our first Student Council of the year was held on 11 October - find out what motions were passed!
Get arty and fundraise for Mind with your Students' Union!
Interested in a career in social enterprise?
Download the official Queen Mary Students' Union App!
Tag your freshers' snaps with #QMFreshers & win some tasty prizes.
We caught up with your VP Barts and The London to find out more about his role and his plans for this year!
Your Student Council spent a few days in sunny (and slightly rainy) Kent at their annual Away Weekend!
Your Vice-President Welfare this year is Adam Sparkes and he has lots of ideas!
Represent your Halls of Residence, be the voice of your community & be involved in organising special events and activities.
Your Students' Union is run by four elected Executive Officers - students just like yourselves.
Twice as many students have completed the Queen Mary Skills Award in comparison to last year.
QMSU has received 2 awards for our green efforts from NUS Green Impact and Green Mary.
QMSU has won Best Students’ Union Venue for the second time in 3 years at the Ents Forum Awards
QMSU Volunteering are supporting the Better Volunteering Better Care campaign to stop orphanage volunteering.
The Employability Project Fund was a one-off pot of money student groups could use to improve their members' employability.
Do you wish your course was more inclusive and diverse? Sign up for one of our free workshops!
Are you registered to vote in the EU Referendum on Thursday 23 June?
Statement from our QMSU president - Thursday 19th May
Queen Mary Students' Union (QMSU)