Membership Terms

By joining any student group you are agreeing to the terms and conditions of membership and the code of conduct. We may process your personal information for carefully considered and specific purposes which are in the interests of delivering and enhancing our services as well as adding benefit for our members. Our privacy statement details when and how we will process this data as well as your rights relating to your data.

Group memberships can be bought at any time throughout the academic year, all annual memberships expire on the last day of term.

The cost of each group membership may, for example, cover use of facilities, equipment and provision of coaches. This is subject to each group's budget and should be outlined on the group page.


You must be a full member of the Union to be eligible to join student groups. Membership of the Union is automatic for current University of Portsmouth students and no purchase is necessary.

Other eligible parties (alumni, university staff, affiliate members) can only purchase group memberships in person from the Union Shop & Reception, for more information see