GCU Students' Association

GCU Students' Association

Students Association Building
70 Cowcaddens Road
G4 0BA

We are located on campus next to the Arc (gym).

Union Facts

Number of students

  • Total: 16,860
  • Full time: 11,670
  • Part time: 2,115
  • Postgraduates: 3,075

GCU Students' Association exists to represent the 17,000 students studying at Glasgow Caledonian University. You can visit the Students' Association Building on our Glasgow Campus and our Office at our London Campus.

Find out more about the Students' Association: www.GCUstudents.co.uk.


To represent and enable GCU students to enhance all aspects of their student experience


That GCU students will have an outstanding experience that will live with them forever


We are proud of our diverse student body and are dedicated to activities that celebrate this diversity

We foster a welcoming and inclusive environment, allowing students to form and build upon strong, lasting relationships that contribute into an enjoyable and productive University life

We promote and provide the opportunity for widespread involvement through sports, societies and volunteering in all our activities

We are dedicated and passionate about the professional nature of working for students whilst maintaining a fun and friendly atmosphere

We provide a high level of consistent, reliable, confidential and independent support, ensuring the welfare of all our students

Throughout all our activities we encourage students to become leaders, to take pride in their university and fellow students, enabling them to be outstanding graduates