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You have until midnight tonight to register to vote. The Times Higher Education posted an interesting article about how students can significantly influence the outcome of an election, but as we know, many do not register to vote. According to this article,

Posted in General advice and information

Closing date approaching for different financial grants and incentives

There are a handful of grants still up for grabs this academic year Santander University of Brighton Travel Grants           This is a specific travel grant for students To find out more about this funding stream,

Posted in General advice and information, Money, Grants and Bursaries

***newsflash***new Southern Rail strike announced 30th May

Counselman Collection via Compfight The National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT union) have announced further industrial action in response to Southern Rail’s decision to run in excess of 8000 trains a year with only 1 member of on board staff. This action will

Posted in General advice and information

Are you applying for next year’s student finance?

Students need to apply for funding each year of the academic course. Many of you will have already received a reminder either by text or email encouraging you to reapply as soon as possible.   Some students have already been assessed quickly and

Posted in General advice and information, Money, Grants and Bursaries

Student Advice Service supports Mental Health Awareness Week

Hey Paul Studios via Compfight There are lots of activities happening this week in support of Mental Health Awareness, both locally and nationally. Mental health seems to be on everyone’s agenda. Last year, as part of National Student Money Week,

Posted in General advice and information, Money Advice, Money, Grants and Bursaries

Old £5 notes will be withdrawn from today

                                                  If you have any old paper £5 notes tucked away, they will no longer be recognised as

Posted in Money Advice

May the 4th be with you……at the polls today

Have you registered to vote in the local elections today?                   Polls opened early this morning and remain open until 10pm tonight giving voters plenty of opportunity to cast their vote. You

Posted in General advice and information

FINAL YEAR STUDENTS – Last orders for hardship fund applications

Are you a final year student? Are you in financial difficulty? Have you got an expensive final year show/project coming up or perhaps you need an increase to childcare? The STUDENT ADVICE SERVICE operates an extensive hardship scheme. For all

Posted in Money, Grants and Bursaries

Don’t miss out on using your vote in the 2017 general election

The Conservative Prime Minister Theresa May has called a general election on Thursday 8th June 2017. You need to be formally registered to vote to have your say. You don’t need to register again if you have already registered. Find

Posted in General advice and information

Join a Student Services focus group and receive £10 Amazon voucher

    Student Services are looking for 10 students to take part in a focus group. The session will be led by an external assessor (we are being assessed for Customer Service Excellence) and will be about your student experience

Posted in Jobs and opportunities

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