Coleg Sir Gâr Students' Union

Coleg Sir Gâr Students' Union

Graig Campus
Sandy Road
Llanelli
Sir Gaerfyrddin
SA15 4DN

Coleg Sir Gar Student Union Offices are located within Learner Support areas of each campus. The main office is based on the Graig Campus and is located in room F17 at Graig Campus, Llanelli.

Union Facts

Number of students

  • Total: 7,815
  • Full time: 5,190
  • Part time: 2,625
  • Postgraduates:

Coleg Sir Gar Students' Union is an organisation run by students for students. The Unions role is to organize fun extra curricular activities while representing students and their rights both in the college and the wider community.

Coleg Sir Gar has five campus's in Carmarthenshire. One in Llanelli, two in Carmarthen, one in Ammanford and one in Llandeilo. Every student that enrols at Coleg Sir Gâr is automatically a member of the Union which entitles FT and PT students to purchase a NUS Extra Card to access student discounts in a vast number of national chain shops such as: Top Shop, McDonalds, Subway, JJB Sports as well as local outlets like: ten pin bowling, cinemas, food outlets and lots more.

Every October Coleg Sir Gar holds elections to appoint student union executive officers i.e President, Welsh Affairs Officer, Entertainments Officer etc. Coleg Sir Gar has raised thousands for charities by abseiling, tug of war, rowing against staff, rock concerts in the refectory, karaoke competitions, waxing boys legs and on our farming campus they had a welly wanging competition! Students have dressed up in the past for various charities for example, Children in Need, World Aids Day, Sport Relief, Comic Relief, Wear it Pink and Jeans for Genes Day!