Heriot-Watt University Student Union news

Fighting For Students

Read how Scott has helped the NUS #fightingforstudents campaign

International Women's Day

How we celebrated International Women's Day at Heriot-Watt

Elections roundup

Find out about how the election results went down on Friday

Oscars 2023

The Student Union Oscars are back and better than ever!

Lothian Bus update

An update on the services that run to Campus.

Paddy's Day Bonanza

The Irish Spirit is coming to you!

Welcome to RELOVED!

Our new pre-loved clothing store is now open!

What to expect from the elections?

A guide to elections for voters!

Wellbeing Wednesday: Chronic Illness

How to help deal with chronic illness

Physical Wellbeing Support

We take safe sex seriously

Academic Congress Roundup

Get up to date with Academic Congress!

Week of Action


Why join our FTO team?

We promise we don't bite!

Our January Roundup

All the ways we've been representing you in January

Dispelling Financial Myths

Consider these myths... BUSTED!

What are the Student Elections?

Everything you need to know about the Student Elections in March

Festive opening times

Don't miss out this winter!

Period Products are available

Following the new policy, the Student Union will provide period products for anyone who needs them!

The Unions guide to money and financial support

Everything you need to know about the hardship fund

Staff Strikes

The Student Union's stance on staff strikes

Purpose-built student accommodation

Give your say on PBSA!

Exam Guidance

Learn what's, what with the upcoming exams.

Community Larder

We have opened a Community Larder on Campus!


Grow a MO, Save a bro!

The Union's guide to Mitigating Circumstances

A comprehensive guide to mitigating circumstances

Something old, Something new

800 members strong and still counting!

Lecture recordings are back!

From week 7, recordings of lectures will be uploaded when appropriate!

3 best picks for Edinburgh Freshers Week

3 days to go, here are Scott's recommendations for the Edinburgh Freshers Week

3 Picks for SBC Freshers

3 days to go, here is Scott's 3 recommendations for Freshers in Galashiels

2 Things we love about the Geordies drinks menu

2 days to go to Freshers, 2 of the best things about our drinks menu

4 best places to study on campus!

4 days to go, 4 best places to study!

5 Heriot- Watt Branded Essentials

5 days to go! 5 Heriot-Watt branded essentials!

Good luck in Exams

Everyone at the Student Union wishes you all the very best of luck in any upcoming exams or coursework due. Check out our best revision and relaxation tips!

Getting Around Edinburgh
Bus on Princess Street in  Edinburgh

Bus, tram, train, we've got it all!