Save the Graduate Route Visa!

The Government's decision on whether to scrap the Graduate Route Visa is imminent. Join our campaign to send the message that international students and graduates are welcome!

Save the Graduate Route Visa!

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Voter ID for Students - Get your FREE CitizenCard

Sign here to get your free CitizenCard and we’ll send you everything you need to know about voting in elections. Use code ‘NUS’ to get your free ID (usually £18) today.

Voter ID for Students - Get your FREE CitizenCard

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Will you support students at the next General Election?

There will be a General Election in 2024. The Manifesto of our Future represents the aspirations of students across the UK. This is our future. We’re here for it. Are you?

Will you support students at the next General Election?

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Cost of Living Campaign

The cost-of-living crisis is pushing students and apprentices to the brink. Sign the petition and support NUS' calls to end the cost-of-living crisis for students and apprentices.

Cost of Living Campaign

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Your national students union

NUS represents university and college students across the UK. Together we achieve national change for students.

As one of the world’s largest student movements, we’re fighting to make education free and lifelong. We believe that education should be accessible and enjoyable for all – and our community of students, educators, activists and advocates are determined to make it happen.

Latest Updates

Apprentice Wage Gap Day

Today (17th May), a person on the average salary will have made the amount an apprentice on the minimum wage (£6.40) will make in the entire year. Apprentices who work 40 hours per week for 52 weeks will only make £13,312 per year, that’s just over a third of the...

NUS UK welcomes recommendation by Migration Advisory Committee to maintain the Graduate Route visa

This morning, the Migration Advisory Committee recommended that the government maintain the Graduate Route visa.

New research reveals the benefits of the Graduate Route visa

New research published jointly by the Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI), Kaplan International Pathways and the National Union of Students (NUS) and undertaken by London Economics reveals the net benefits to the UK Exchequer of the Graduate Route visa scheme.

NUS bitterly disappointed by government betrayal of Student Renters

NUS is joining the Renters Reform Coalition, of which we are a partner, in reluctantly and sadly concluding that The Renters’ Reform Bill in its current form will be a failure. We fully support the RRC statement attached to this press release and strongly urge the Government to reconsider, and...

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