Hello, a huge welcome to Manchester Met from The Union


The Union is here to create opportunities for you to meet new people, and support you to achieve amazing things whilst studying at Manchester Met.

Whether you’re an Undergrad or a Postgrad, a Foundation year or a Research student, a student with children, or you’re coming to Manchester from another country — we’re here to support you through your first term and beyond.


Your students' union
Now that you’re a Manchester Met student, you’re automatically a member of The Union.


What we offer
We’re not just one thing. We offer advice, opportunities, a shop, a café and loads more.


Our mission
In everything we do our aim is to help you succeed while you’re at uni.

Essential Welcome Info

Student society group

All about societies
By joining a society, you’ll meet people who share your interests. Here’s how to get started.

Visit The Union safely
Find out more about the services The Union has to offer and how to access everything.

Events line-up
We’ve got a packed schedule of online events & pick whichever suits you and get involved from anywhere.


New student guide to uni life

Wrestling night event

Beware of fake wristbands
There isn’t an official wristband for Manchester Met. Get your tickets via our website so you know they’re legit.

Podcast: How to Fail Your Degree

Don't miss our podcast
Want to hear real stories about making friends, surviving shared accommodation and feeding yourself? Listen now.

First year in library

Our graduates have spoken
They've spilled the beans on stuff they wish they'd known when they started uni, so you won't make the same mistakes.

Best ways to travel around MCR
Keen to avoid crowded public transport? Check out the alternative ways you can get around Manchester safely.

Campus during Covid
Don't know what to expect when you head to campus? Here’s some changes that you’ll find when you get here.

Bossing uni during a pandemic
Both academic and wellbeing considered, here's a guide to help you still smash it this year.

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