CUGS Membership

Want to be a CUGS Member?

CUGS membership gains you free or discounted access to all of our events:

  • Free entry to our speakers events - we've recently hosted significant figures within geography and beyond, including Danny Dorling, Saskia Sassen, Ha-Joon Chang and Doreen Massey. 
  • Discounted tickets for our annual Christmas Ball and Garden Party, as well as the chance to go on the annual trip abroad- CUGS has taken on Amsterdam (2017), Prague (2018) and Barcelona (2019)!
  • Access to CUGS travel grants, with over £4200 available for trips in the holidays and for dissertations! 
  • Access to the annual careers fair where we host a number of companies within a range of fields/ 
  • Social events - you'll save your membership fee in free drinks with CUGS Cocktails!
  • Ability to join the Compass committee, our magazine (find out more at

Get your membership here!

Lost Your Membership Card?

Your membership card is used for access to speakers' events, annual social events, as well as drinks on the bar tab at CUGS cocktails. If you've lost it, get in touch with a committee member for a replacement.


CUGS cards and cocktails: a geographer's starter pack