Students' union

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A students' union, student's council, student government, free student union, student senate, students' association, guild of students, or government of student body is a student organization present in many colleges, universities, and high schools.wikipedia
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Voluntary student unionism

voluntary student membershipVSUCompulsory Student Unionism
Many expressed concerns over the introduction of voluntary student unionism (VSU) in 2006.
Voluntary student unionism (VSU), as it is known in Australia, or voluntary student membership (VSM), as it is known in New Zealand, is a policy under which membership of – and payment of membership fees to – university student organisations is voluntary.

Inter University Students' Federation

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Inter University Students' Federation is the umbrella organization of 14 unions of university students.
IUSF comprises student unions representing main universities and Action Committees of all universities in Sri Lanka.

Delhi University Students' Union

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Examples of activist unions include the Delhi University Students Union.
The Delhi University Students Union, generally abbreviated as DUSU, is the umbrella students' union at the University of Delhi.

Union of Students in Ireland

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Most, but not all, of the students' unions are affiliated with the Union of Students in Ireland. National Union of Students-Union of Students in Ireland (NUS-USI), the student movement in Northern Ireland was formed in 1972 by bilateral agreement between the National Union of Students of the United Kingdom (NUS) and the Union of Students in Ireland (USI), to address the particular problems of representing students in Northern Ireland.
The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) (Aontas na Mac Léinn in Éirinn) is a national representative body for third-level students' unions in Ireland.

Student council

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The Upper-Secondary schools (In Danish, Gymnasier), It is in Denmark a law that there has to be a student council at the Upper-Secondary schools.
In this form student representatives and officers are usually elected from and by the student body, although there may be prerequisites for candidacy or suffrage.

Coimbra Academic Association

Associação Académica de CoimbraAcademica CoimbraAcadémica
The oldest union of Portugal is the Associação Académica de Coimbra (founded in 1887) which belongs to the students of the University of Coimbra.
The Coimbra Academic Association (Portuguese: Associação Académica de Coimbra (AAC)) is the students' union of the University of Coimbra (UC).

Hong Kong Federation of Students

Federation of Students, Hong Kong
Most of these students' unions are members of the Hong Kong Federation of Students.

National Union of Students (United Kingdom)

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National Union of Students-Union of Students in Ireland (NUS-USI), the student movement in Northern Ireland was formed in 1972 by bilateral agreement between the National Union of Students of the United Kingdom (NUS) and the Union of Students in Ireland (USI), to address the particular problems of representing students in Northern Ireland. Most students' unions in the UK are affiliated to the National Union of Students, although there exist other national representative bodies, such the National Postgraduate Committee, the Coalition of Higher Education Students in Scotland and the Aldwych Group, the association of students' unions of members of the Russell Group.
The National Union of Students of the United Kingdom (NUS) is a confederation of students' unions in the United Kingdom.

Swedish National Union of Students

Not Swedish universities are affiliated with the Swedish National Union of Students.
The Swedish National Union of Students (Sveriges Förenade Studentkårer, SFS), is an umbrella organisation of students' unions at higher education facilities in Sweden.

Liverpool Guild of Students

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The oldest students' union in Britain is St Andrews, founded in 1864, and the oldest in England is believed to be the Liverpool Guild of Students, formed in 1892.
Liverpool Guild of Students is the students' union of the University of Liverpool.

Coalition of Higher Education Students in Scotland

Most students' unions in the UK are affiliated to the National Union of Students, although there exist other national representative bodies, such the National Postgraduate Committee, the Coalition of Higher Education Students in Scotland and the Aldwych Group, the association of students' unions of members of the Russell Group.
The Coalition of Higher Education Students in Scotland (CHESS) was a body representative of students in Scotland, founded in 2001 by the Students' Associations of Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh and St Andrews Universities, and Glasgow University's Students' Representative Council.

Extracurricular activity

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The student body in Japan promotes extracurricular activities.

Students' representative council

Student Representative CouncilSRCGuild Representative Council
Students' associations is a popular term in Scotland, as historically there were separate men's and women's unions focused on societies and entertainment with representation to the university carried out by separate Students' Representative Councils.
Generally the SRC forms part of a broader students' association, which may include other functions such as societies, entertainments (in the form of a students' union) and sports (in the form of a sports' union).

National Association of Students of Architecture

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There is one of a kind, non-political independent architectural students body, National Association of Students of Architecture.

Canadian Federation of Students

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Many students' unions in Canada are members of one of the national student organizations, the Canadian Alliance of Student Associations (CASA) or the Canadian Federation of Students (CFS).
The Canadian Federation of Students (CFS) is the largest student organization in Canada, representing over 530,000 students from across Canada.

National Union of Students-Union of Students in Ireland

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National Union of Students-Union of Students in Ireland (NUS-USI), the student movement in Northern Ireland was formed in 1972 by bilateral agreement between the National Union of Students of the United Kingdom (NUS) and the Union of Students in Ireland (USI), to address the particular problems of representing students in Northern Ireland.
Students at an affiliated college are members of both national students' unions.

Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance

OUSASteering Committee
Those that do not belong to the CFS may belong to a provincial student organization like the New Brunswick Student Alliance, the Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance ( OUSA), the College Student Alliance, StudentsNS (formerly known as ANSSA), the Alliance of British Columbia Students, the Council of Alberta University Students, or the Alberta Students Executive Council.
The Ontario Undergraduate Student Alliance (OUSA) is an alliance of students' unions in Ontario, Canada.

National Postgraduate Committee

Most students' unions in the UK are affiliated to the National Union of Students, although there exist other national representative bodies, such the National Postgraduate Committee, the Coalition of Higher Education Students in Scotland and the Aldwych Group, the association of students' unions of members of the Russell Group.
NPC was formed by affiliation from student representative bodies across the United Kingdom and seeks, in the words of its constitution, "to advance, in the public interest, the education of postgraduate students within the United Kingdom" through representation, lobbying, contribution to public policy debate, initiating communication between relevant parties and bringing key issues and potential solutions to wider audiences.

New Zealand Union of Students' Associations

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Most of New Zealand Tertiary students' associations are confederated under the New Zealand Union of Students' Associations.

Association pour une solidarité syndicale étudiante

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In Quebec, the provincial student organizations are the Quebec Federation of University Students (Fédération étudiante universitaire du Québec or FEUQ) for university students, college students are represented by the Fédération étudiante collégiale du Québec or FECQ, while the Association pour une solidarité syndicale étudiante or ASSE is a more radical organisation that includes students from both levels of education.
The Association pour une solidarité syndicale étudiante (ASSÉ) was a Canadian student union founded in February 2001 in Sherbrooke, Quebec, which contains about 56 000 CEGEP and university-level students in 34 member student unions throughout Quebec.

AStA

General Students' CommitteeAllgemeiner Studierendenausschuss" (''General Students' Committee'')General Students Committee
In most states there is a General Students' Committee (AStA) at every university.
The AStA fulfils a similar function as the Students' Union at a British university.

Student court

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A student court is a type of judicial system occasionally seen in student governments.

Student center

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This building is also referred to as a student activity center, although the Association of College Unions International (largely US-based) has hundreds of campus organizational members.
The term "student union" refers most often in the United States to a building, while in other nations a "students' union" is the student government.

Student voice

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Student voice is also present in student government programs, experiential education activities, and other forms of student-centered learning.

General Students Assembly

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The structure of a student union is rather simple and comprises two bodies: The General Students' Assembly (Greece) and the board of directors.