African & Caribbean Society

Meet the 2019-20 Committee

What we’re all about


The University of Leeds African-Caribbean Society (ACS) is a society bounded by the celebration and education of African and Caribbean culture; a home away from home and a pathway to cultural enlightenment.

​Our mission is to make our members more professionally and socially aware of themselves. We aim to challenge stereotypes and break boundaries for our members and this begins with internal evaluations of ourselves through debates and culturally relevant talks and events. ACS is the place for fun, growth, and family.



This year we will be running a vast array of social and career events, speakers’ events, community projects, ACS ball, sports tournaments, editorial productions and many more. There is something in it for everyone. We will also be working more closely with the Careers centre and other faculties this year to organise more academic and career-related events (CV, cover letter help etc.) for our members.


It’s very easy to become a member of the ACS and take advantage of the numerous benefits we have to offer. We have a Fresher's Period discount of 50% off on our standard Membership.


£5 for a one-year membership or £10 for the sports membership included. After the Freshers period, our Standard Membership fees will be; £10 for a one-year membership or £15 for the sports membership included.


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