All students of New College are members of the Student Union. Membership of the union council is open to everyone and elections are held annually for the offices of Chair, Vice - Chair, Secretary and Treasurer.
The Student Union is an organisation that represents the interests of all the students at the college. It campaigns for student rights, speaks on the students' behalf and organises activities such as fund raising events and the end of year party.
All students are entitled to an NUS card, which provides discounts to local shops and cinemas etc.