Latest News

Student By-election 2016: The Results

Thu 17 Nov 2016

The results of our Student By-election 2016 have just been announced, find out the winners here!

RGU:Union Launches Quiz for Alcohol Awareness Week

Mon 14 Nov 2016

RGU:Union aims to look after and support all of our students. We undertake a number of projects to support students to drink responsibly and stay safe.

Student By-election 2016 - Candidate Announcement

Thu 10 Nov 2016

Nominations have closed, and we can now announce the candidates for this year's Student By-election


What's On

Thu 8th December

Student Voice - December 2016
8th December noon - 1:30pm
N204, Sir Ian Wood Building

Mon 30th January

Refreshers Week
30th January midnight - 5th February midnight

Thu 16th February

Annual General Meeting
16th February 4:30pm - 6pm
Amphitheatre, Sir Ian Wood Building

Mon 20th February

RGU:RAG Week 2017
20th February 9am - 24th February 5pm

Tue 7th March

Elections 2017
7th March midnight - 10th March 2pm

Fri 31st March

Student Achievement Awards Ball
31st March 7pm - 11:59pm
To Be Confirmed

Fri 14th July

RGU Graduation Ball 2017 (Friday)
14th July 7pm - 1am
To Be Confirmed

Sat 15th July

RGU Graduation Ball 2017 (Saturday)
15th July 7pm - 1am
To Be Confrmed

Student Media

Under The Hammer

Fri 02 Dec 2016

An exhibition called “Mostly White” produced, curated and funded by Contemporary Art Practice students from Gray’s School of Art going up in Under the Hammer, open to the public from the 12th of December.

Dusky at Unit 51

Tue 29 Nov 2016

Featuring the rising star London based duo, Alfie Granger-Howell and Nick Harriman, making up Dusky, the Aberdeen gig follows their second album release “Outer”.

RGU: Student Partnership Agreement

Mon 28 Nov 2016

RGU Union is aiming to build on previous success by implementing two new themes as part of the Student Partnership Agreement this year.

One RGU, Many Nations: Celebrating Diversity at RGU

Wed 23 Nov 2016

The week long ORGUMN event is intended to showcase diversity at campus, and highlight the contributions that international students bring to RGU, and to the Granite City’s community.

A Student's Story: Meningitis

Tue 22 Nov 2016

Meningitis is an often poorly-understood condition which can affect anybody. Students, however, are the most at-risk. RGU student Amy* spoke with Radar about her experience with the condition.

RGU Live Right Campaign

Mon 21 Nov 2016

With all kinds of accommodation to consider, it’s often hard to find the right place to stay, but with RGU:Union releasing the new ‘Live Right Campaign’, this task should become easier for students.

Film Review: Arrival

Fri 18 Nov 2016

"Language is the first weapon drawn in conflict". Could 'Arrival' be 2016 biggest hit?

Simply Red at the AECC

Thu 17 Nov 2016

Radar was given the opportunity to see Simply Red at the AECC on their 25th Year Album Tour.

Film Review: The Accountant

Wed 16 Nov 2016

The Accountant is a thriller starring Ben Affleck as a man with autism who acts as accountant of some very dangerous people.

Student By-Election Q&A

Tue 15 Nov 2016

Radar went along to the by-election Question Time event where students were given the chance to hear directly from the candidates and to ask questions about their campaign aims.