OUSA is YOUR student association. We represent students’ interests within the University and provide a wide range of services, events and support.
Leading OUSA is your elected student executive who represent your interests to the University, community, and country. They work to improve your student experience and the experiences of generations to come through student focused advocacy, campaigns and initiatives.
OUSA Clubs and Societies
There are over 150 sporting, cultural, political and religious clubs and societies, and they are all 100 per cent student-led. Joining a club allows you to try something new, make lifelong friends, and reap the mental and physical benefits of being active and engaged.
OUSA Recreation Programme
Activities include arts and crafts, dance, health and exercise, sports, music and singing, languages, food and beverages, and everything in between. Find your next obsession! #comeplayousa
OUSA Student Support Centre
For everything, life throws at you. OUSA’s Student Support Centre offers a friendly and confidential advisory service for students seeking help with accommodation, financial, well-being or safety issues. Find everything you need online at The HUB
Critic is OUSA’s independent student magazine, out every Monday during the semester. It’s got all the on-campus gossip, plus it’s a good source of alternative news and general mayhem. Volunteer and be part of an award-winning publication.
Radio One 91FM
OUSA owns Ōtepoti’s finest independent radio station. Stream online, download the app, or set your dial to 91FM. Volunteer and get yourself some valuable media experience, and don’t forget to collect your Radio Onecard to take advantage of amazing student deals in and around town!
Ori, Re Ori, Hyde? That’s OUSA. Keen to go to some of the best events in town? OUSA is hosting them.
Across Music, Art, Market Days, BBQs and Theatre.
UBS - University Book Shop
University Book Shop. On-Campus and Great King Street. OUSA Owned, and giving back to Otago University Students. It's the best place to find books in Dunedin, from course textbooks to journals and everything in between.