funding and money
Winners of the Times Higher
Education Award for Outstanding Support for
Shortlisted for the Times
Higher Education Award for Outstanding Support
for Students in 2011 and 2010
students need support or guidance from time to
time and Student Support is a good place to
start. Student Support offers
advice and information on many issues to
assist you through your time at University.
These include adjusting to University life,
support to disabled
students and students with Specific Learning
mental health difficulties or long
term medical conditions. We also provide support
to students in University accommodation through
Residents' Support Network (RSN).
details and opening times
Student Support at your Campus.
will be operating at Southend Campus during the
week commencing 10 March 2014.
Peer mentor sign-up for
2014-15 has commenced! The aim
of the scheme is to help new
students settle in more quickly
and not feel so lost. Your role
as peer mentor can also be
formally recognised and added to
Contact us to find out more.
Eating Disorders Awareness Week
will run from 24 February to 2
March 2014 and is a chance to
raise awareness and
understanding of eating
stress workshop is available
for final year students looking
to learn coping strategies for
the anxieties and stresses
associated with finishing
want your views! This term
you'll be asked to complete an
online survey to say how
satisfied you are with studying
with us. Results are used to
improve your experience at Essex
and you could win an iPad,
Graduation packages, Amazon
vouchers and other great prizes.
University Skills Centre
will be running workshops
throughout the spring term with
places still available. Advance
booking is required.
you an undergraduate student
joining us from October 2014? If
so, you are now able to apply
- Wondering about your
University of Essex bursary?
Notifications have now been sent
to eligible students. If you
think you should be eligible for
a bursary but have not heard
contact Student Support and
we will look into it for you.
You can see answers to
frequently asked questions and
check eligibility criteria on
student finance web pages.
Instalments will be paid on the
19th February and 15th May 2014.
summary of the
support services available
at all of our Campuses is now
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