Student News and Events

News and events for University of Brighton students

The Quran book laying on the second floor

Observing Ramadan 2021

Many Muslim students will be fasting during the month of Ramadan, which falls this year between Monday 12 April and Wednesday 12 May. We’re committed to supporting students who will be observing this holy month.

Trans flag at march

Trans Day of Visibility. Pronouns – let’s get them right

Now that study has moved online, we recognise that the badges are less effective in raising awareness of someone’s pronouns. Therefore, we have worked with the Brighton Students Union to develop pronoun icons that students and staff can upload as their profile icon on Microsoft Teams.

Help make it a safe return to campus for everyone

Easter Break and graduation ceremonies

A message from Ruth Whittaker, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Education and Students) emailed to all students 25 March 2021.

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Reflections of a SSGT following the tragic events of the past week

A personal blog post by SSGT providing some support services’ information for abuse, harrassment, discrimination or violence.

Anti-racist forum

Anti-Racist Forum – make sure your voice is heard

On Friday 26 March we are holding our second Anti-Racist Forum. Please take part so that your voice is heard.

Help keep everyone safe and well

Government update and the return to campus

A message from Debra Humphris, Vice-Chancellor emailed 5 January 2021 to all students.
Further to my recent email, I wanted to share more details in response to the Government’s welcome news that we can start planning for the return of more of our students in the coming weeks and months.

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Money matters: how we can support

We know that finances are front of mind for our students at the moment. Here are some of the key facts about additional funding from the Office for Students (OfS), and how we can support you through difficulties.

Money Week 2021

Find out how Student Money Week can help you

We are running different events throughout the week, such as posting daily blogs about a range of topics from raising scam awareness to realistic budgeting and how to ditch the take-away.

Reach out to your SSGT for a chat

Interested in volunteering or being mentored?

We’ve organised some online events which could potentially help your academic journey and future career.

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.

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