Student Media

Student led media at Salford is exciting, dynamic, and completely directed by you. Below are some of our student led media services which you can get involved with.


Shock Radio is the Students' Union's award winning radio station, based in the heart of the Union in University House.

Shock Radio broadcasts all year round from its new state of the art studios, with live programming every day during term time from 9am until midnight, and non stop great music at all other times. If you’re a budding radio presenter, producer, journalist, or fancy a career behind the scenes, we have opportunities for you to get involved. It’s never been more important to acquire the valuable skills and experience you’ll need to succeed – and Shock Radio can provide these.

There’s a big team behind making Shock a success each year so have a think about joining them!

Visit the Shock Radio page

Visit the Shock Radio website



Our student led newspaper has been in print since the Union began. Starting out as the Students' Union Newsletter and later developing into The Salforidan, the brand switched to an online platform in the 2000s. Now, The Salfordian is making a come back with our Journalism Society taking up the reigns and pushing to make the newletter as good as it once was.

As with Shock Radio, there's a big team of student's which help make it a success each year, so if you want to try out then get in touch. 

Visit the Salfordian page

Visit the Salfordian website