Socialist Students organises in universities, colleges and schools all over the UK. We have groups on over 40 campuses which meet regularly to discuss and debate the politics of changing the world. But Socialist Students does more than just discuss. We are active in the struggle to change things. We organise and mobilise students to defend education, fight war and racism and to campaign on a wide range of other issues relevant to our members. We organise democratically, and host regular national meetings and events. Join us and get involved.

Building for a national student strike: Socialist Students 2021 conference, Sunday 28th February

Below we publish Socialist Students’ discussion document for our upcoming national conference on Sunday 28th February at 1pm. If you’re a socialist student, rent strike campaigner, anti-cuts activist or a student fighting for free education, and you want to discuss how we can build the student movement for free education, then read this document and …

Continue reading Building for a national student strike: Socialist Students 2021 conference, Sunday 28th February

Socialist Students open letter to Rent Strike network: Building the fightback for free education

Below we carry an open letter from Socialist Students’ steering committee to the Rent Strike network’s national co-ordinating committee, requesting a meeting with representatives from the Rent Strike network to discuss what the next steps for building a national student fightback for free education are. The Rent Strike network has links to rent strikes happening …

Continue reading Socialist Students open letter to Rent Strike network: Building the fightback for free education

Socialist Students launches petition: Refund student rent and fees – fight for free education and make the 1% pay for it!

To sign the petition, visit http://chng.it/nKBMzv6FMT Students have been lied to. We were lured to the campuses on the false promise of real life teaching and real life freshers and social events and then locked down, just so university management could get our fees and rent. We’ve suffered the consequences of these lies as we’ve …

Continue reading Socialist Students launches petition: Refund student rent and fees – fight for free education and make the 1% pay for it!

Refund the rent, cancel the fees, and fight for fully-funded, publicly owned education

Theo Sharieff, Socialist Students National Organiser The government’s announcement of a new national lockdown on Monday evening has left a huge question mark over what university students can expect for the rest of the academic year. At the time of writing, it is totally unclear to millions of students, many of whom have already paid …

Continue reading Refund the rent, cancel the fees, and fight for fully-funded, publicly owned education


Keep up to date

Get articles delivered directly to your inbox.