WHO WE ARE
The Durham Union is Durham University’s oldest & largest Student Society. Founded in 1842, we have over 3,000 active undergraduate and postgraduate members and an alumnus reach of more than 10,000 life-members. The Union plays a unique role in the Collegiate structure of Durham, bringing together Students from across the University to socialise and network in a way no other Student Society can.
Years of Debate
WHAT WE DO
Founded to stimulate debate on pertinent issues today the Union takes on a much bigger role in Durham life. We host a diverse range of events: from free Members’ Socials, and headline Balls, to Celebrity Debates and Addresses by high-profile speakers, to training for our world-class Competitive Debating Squad.