Activities subcommittees provide a wide range of activities for students. Subcommittees are large societies, funded directly by the Union, which all students are automatically members of.

For representation subcommittees, see SRC subcommittees. Head to the societies list to see all subcommittees and societies.

  • Charities Campaign

    Our primary aim is to raise as much money as we possibly can for our three student nominated charities.

  • Debating

    Welcome to the University of St Andrews Union Debating Society: the oldest – and some might say the finest – of its kind, founded in 1794.

  • Ents Crew

    Make events happen.

  • Mermaids

    Are you into theatre, comedy, musicals or any other performing arts? Want to show off your talents either on the stage or in the wings, or just see some fantastic shows? Welcome to Mermaids!

  • Music Fund

    Music Fund is dedicated to fostering the music scene in St Andrews, whether it be through organising gigs, providing funding for aspiring musicians, or working with other societies. Come jam with us!

  • On The Rocks

    On The Rocks Festival is an entirely student-run arts festival incorporating art, photography, theatre, music, and comedy. This year the OTR Festival will be held 13th-20th March in the Byre Theatre.

  • Societies Committee

    We support the many and diverse societies of the Students' Association. The committee consists of 9 members who work to manage the administration for 150+ societies. throughout the year.

  • STAR: St Andrews Radio

    STAR is the one and only student radio station in St Andrews. We broadcast online with live shows running from morning to midnight.