Student News and Events

News and events for University of Brighton students

Photo of students for Turing scheme

Funding still available for summer 2022 overseas work opportunities!

If you have arranged, or are planning to arrange, a job or volunteering opportunity of 2 weeks+ abroad this summer, the Turing Scheme may be able to help you with living costs.

Giving Day Quote from Jade Adebiyi

Student Funding Opportunities: Apply now!

The Student Potential Fund is our spark that ignites futures and empowers students to achieve their goals. Deadlines to make the most of these funding opportunities are coming up in May, so check out the awards on offer and get your application in now!

Money Week 2022

Money Week 2022: Sustainable Spending

Our Student Advice Service is here to help you with all money related matters. We know that everyone’s budget is different and we are aware that it is not unusual for students to have concerns about money. This week is ‘Money Week’. Whether you’re applying for hardship funding, need a little help getting through to pay day or just want some savvy budgeting tips, we are here to help!

beepurple in person webinar

Starting a business? beepurple have upcoming free workshops and startup booster grants on offer for you

Whether you are a student or graduate, we are here to help you in any way we can with your business or social enterprise, startup idea or freelance plan.

Desk with computer, phone and paper notes

Support for students who need help with their finances

We know that adjusting to student life can be a real challenge for many students, especially for those having to manage a tight budget for the first time.

Here for you

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.

Student using laptop near window

Students given chance to win a £10,000 grant

Santander Universities UK has joined forces with Sporting Edge to provide a new learning experience for 19 University of Brighton students – with the opportunity to win a grant of £10,000.

Your learrning starts here

Your learning starts here

Online resources that you might find helpful in preparing for your studies. We’ll make sure that your student experience gets off to a great start – while looking after your safety and wellbeing.