Student News and Events

News and events for University of Brighton students

Students in a kitchen at Varley Halls

Become a Student Resident Advisor 2021/22

We are looking for new Student Residential Advisors (SRAs) to live and provide support to our residents across the Brighton, Falmer and Eastbourne Halls.

Stay home during lockdown

National Lockdown as at 5 January 2021

A message from Debra Humphris, Vice-Chancellor emailed 5 January 2021 to all students regarding last night’s announcement by the Prime Minister of a further national lockdown.

COVID19 tests at the University of Brighton

Return to campus 2021: Book COVID-19 testing

Book your asymptomatic test for Covid-19 (i.e. for students showing no symptoms) as part of your safe return to campus in 2021

Help keep everyone safe and well

Return to campus and COVID-19 testing

A message from Professor Debra Humphris, Vice-Chancellor shareing more details about the start of term in January and Covid-19 testing, travel and returning to campus.

Artist Open Houses Winter 2020

University and community-based events for the Christmas holiday

Christmas is a time for coming together with your community. Find out about some local socially distanced and virtual activities taking place over the holidays.

Your support network during the university closure period

Your support network during the university closure period

Check out this simple guide outlining the different wellbeing support available during the Christmas holiday break. There are a wide range of external agencies and organisations that we work with during term-time who remain open to you during this period.

Christmas Carol Service 6pm 9th December

The Universities of Brighton and Sussex Christmas Carol Service

Join us virtually at 6pm on 9th December for a look at what’s been happening in our local community, seasonal readings and performances by the combined university choirs. And a chance for us all to sing our favourite carols!

Student volunteers cleaning up Brighton beac

Friday – Give (Wellbeing Week 2020)

Participation in social and community life has attracted a lot of attention in the field of wellbeing research. Individuals who report a greater interest in helping others are more likely to rate themselves as happy.

Young Couples Having Dinner at Home

Thursday – Connect (Wellbeing Week 2020)

Having good relationships, friendships and social connections with others is a key part of wellbeing. With lockdown, social distancing and isolation, we know that it can be harder than ever to stay connected, and this can have a negative impact on your mood and wellbeing. Try and think today about ways to reach out to others whilst maintaining social distance – we’ve got some suggestions below to get you started in thinking about new and creative ways to stay in touch.

Three students sharing a laptop screen

Wednesday – Learn (Wellbeing Week 2020)

Continued learning through life enhances self-esteem and encourages social interaction and a more active life. Anecdotal evidence suggests that the opportunity to engage in work or educational activities particularly helps to lift older people out of depression.

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