Sponsorship & Advertising Opportunities
Sponsorship opportunities give companies the perfect platform to get involved with students activies and put your brand at the front of some of the biggest events of the year. You can click the links below to see the full opportunities and the advertising packages included. This is a cost effective way to support activities and promote your company in our biggest campaigns of the year.
Summer Ball 2019
Every year we throw the biggest party in the southwest to end the year. This has seen some of the UKs biggest music acts such as Scouting for Girls, Cascada, Professor Green and loads more. This is a companies chance to sponsor the event, get some tickets, and have their logo on the busiest webpage of the year, that will see 10,000's of visits during June and July.
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Build Your Future (opportunity closed)
This opportunity has been filled, thanks to our event sponsors Host Student Accommodation for their support.
Varsity 2018 (opportunity closed)
This opportunity has been filled, thanks to our event sponsors Clever Student Lets for their support.
UPSU Awards (opportunity closed)
This opportunity has been filled, thanks to our event sponsors Capitol (Managed by Host) Student Accommodation for their support.
Our website upsu.com can see over 10,000's of views per month (*based on figures from Oct 2017) this is the perfect opportunity for you to base your companies logo on the website in front of students and sell your brand, we can hyperlink through to a page of your choice.
Our banner advertisments are located, on rotation, on every page of upsu.com on mobile and desktop forms. These link through to an external page of your choice and run for 1 calendar month. For longer campaigns please contact us for a quote.
- Monthly: £400+VAT
- Per Term: £900+VAT
This is your opportunity to push messages directly to the students hands via our SU App.
With around 2,800 screen views a day, and over 6,000 downloads the app is the perfect way to communicate your offers and events to students. We can send out taylored notifications to each user, put your business on our map directory and show your student discounts alongside events and news articles.
- Push Notification: £300+VAT
Located in the heart of campus just seconds from the library, the Students' Union offers a great space to interact with students in a high footfall area. Whether you are looking to conduct surveys, give out samples or simply advertise your services on our screens we have the solution for you. Our venue has digital signage throughout, giving your brand the maximum exposure. Your advert will be featured above the two main bars and on screens throughout the venue. (1920 x 1080 resolution, Video, GIF or Still, upto 10 screens) your screen will stay visible for 20 seconds and be on rotation alongside a maximum of 15 other images.
- Weekly: £100+VAT
- Monthly: £350+VAT
We have multiple poster sites across our venue. Including at a main entrance to our nightclub, these make it an ideal location for posters advertising to students. We can offer spaces of varying sizes, and if you wish to mix and match the below please contact us for a bundle price. All prices do not include VAT
- Week A0: £100
- Week A1: £80
- Week A2: £50
- Week A3: £30
Our venue is multi-use and see's thousands of students through it's doors on a daily basis. Have your campaign at the heart of The SU by branding up some of our tables with hard wearing vinyl. Please contact us for current availability and specs. (client supplies print)
- Month - Small Round Table: £50+VAT Per Table
We have an email database of students who have signed up to recieve offers of appropriate nature, with over 20% average open rate and over 3500 emails signed up. Sign up to the email
- Part of weekly newsletter: £100 + VAT
- Per Email: £300+VAT.
Our social media posts can reach over 30,000 students on Facebook and Twitter. We look to create engaging and interesting content, with the ability to direct students to your webpages/social media profiles. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss pricing and a social media strategy. Average reach is 3000 users.
- Facebook Post onto @UPSU wall: £400+VAT
Face to Face
SU Entrance Indoor Stand
Our North Entrance is the perfect place to connect with students. Situated next to our busy coffee shop this high footfall area is perfect to introduce your brand.
On the SU roof is the best place to hand out flyers/freebies and talk about your business. The roof is a mid point between the library, our SU Shop and the main entrance on to campus so it is one of the highest footfall areas on site. The below prices are based on stalls being staffed by the client, however we can supply staff if neccesary at an additional cost of £50 per day per staff member. (Excludes Electricity, WIFI, Gazebo, Table)
Bepsoke / Outdoor Activity
From the cross-campus Urban Downhill event, to having branded tour buses, trampolines and bouncy castles on site we have supported engaging and innovative activities at UPSU. If you want to do something a little different then please get in touch - we have the passion and the expertise to support your brand.
- Pitch inc Electricity & WIFI: £350+VAT
If you require a larger pitch or want to check suitability please contact us
SU Room Booking
We have space available for sales and bigger indoor activity. This is located, and leads into our busy coffee shop. A great versitile space to engage with our students.
We offer discounted pricing for local Plymouth businesses and small business around the UK to support them. Please contact to discuss
Custom Advertising Packages
If you are looking to combine a mixture of the above to create an advertising plan, let us know what you are looking at and we can put together a custom quote for you. This usually works out more cost effective and gains further reach and engagement.