Student News and Events

News and events for University of Brighton students

Student Volunteering Week 2022

It’s National Student Volunteering Week, see what new opportunities are available

Find out what volunteering opportunities are available with the University and sign up today.

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Wellbeing Week: Friday – Give

Individuals who report a greater interest in helping others are more likely to rate themselves as happy. Research into actions for promoting happiness has shown that committing an act of kindness once a week over a six-week period is also associated with an increase in wellbeing.

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Are you a student of colour? Don’t miss the Uni:School Mentoring Scheme

Are you a student of colour and left school within the last seven years? We have a mentoring opportunity available for you.

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Meet Active Student, the University’s volunteering service

We support students like you to find and apply for rewarding, safe and supported volunteering opportunities in the local community.

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.

Student volunteers cleaning up Brighton beach

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.