UPSU Spaces & Places

As a member of the SU you have access to a range of different spaces foccused on you. We are commited to providing you the best spaces to compliment your studies and take some time out.
All SU physical spaces are closed until further notice due to the COVID-19 outbreak

The SU Building

Located in the centre of campus next to the library, the SU building is our main space where the majority of the action happens. The majority of our services are located in the SU Building. We have student space that can be booked out for events and meetings.

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The Hive

Located in the SU at the South Entrance next to the reception, the Hive is our central hub for student info. Here you will find your Sabbatical Officers, Representation support, Sports Clubs info, Societies info, Volunteering guidance as well as open access computers for you to use.


Located at in the SU Building south entrance, here you will find info and guidance for general enquiries, lost property, room booking, TOTUM card collection

Opening times

The Lounge (Costa)

Located in the SU Building at the north entrance, we offer a wide range of hot and cold food and drink a value for money prices in a safe comfortable environment you to relax and enjoy. We know that coffee and hot beverages are a mainstay of your time at Uni and we want to make sure you have a space to enjoy it in while also getting you the best value for money.

The Bar

Located in the SU Building, the bar provides a range of cold beverages but we also selling event tickets. On Friday and Saturday nights, we operate as a nightclub venue and also open our small bars so you can get a drink quickly. We offer a wide range of drinks with value for money prices and a safe environment for our students to enjoy the time when they aren't studying hard.

We are proud to be a part of Best Bar None. This is a accreditation scheme with National Awards supported by the Home Office and the drinks industry which is aimed primarily at promoting responsible management and operation of alcohol licensed premises. We are rated NUS Best Bar None Gold and Best Bar None Plymouth