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17/09/2021
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COVID-19 Update: Updated Safety and Wellbeing Measures – 17th September 2021

With the return to campus well underway for the new academic year, and a majority of Covid restrictions having been lifted across England, Scotland and Wales, Unite Students has adapted its approach to Covid for the year ahead.
13/05/2021
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What next? Supporting student mental health through the summer

After a challenging year, Unite Students shares how it's helping students with their mental health on top of its usual service provision.
09/05/2021
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How our ambassadors brought students together in a pandemic

Unite Students is recognising Mental Health Awareness Week with a full week of dedicated coverage. First up, we hear from two student ambassadors about the support they've provided to fellow students during Covid.
25/04/2021
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The stars of Unite Students during the Covid-19 pandemic

We share our recent awards finalists, who have dedicated themselves to caring for students and making sure they've been safe during Covid.
20/04/2021
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COVID-19 Update: Updated Safety and Wellbeing Measures – 21st April 2021

Unite Students shares its plans to maintain the safety of students and staff into the summer, and further steps to respond to some of the current challenges.
23/03/2021
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One year on from start of first lockdown: What we’ve learned

With today marking a year since the first UK national lockdown was announced, we look back over the last 12 months at how Unite Students has responded to the pandemic and what we've learned from it.
16/03/2021
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How Unite Students has supported students through the Covid pandemic

Students share details of some of the support they've received from Unite Students during lockdown.
05/03/2021
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COVID-19 Update: Rent Discount – 5th March 2021

Find out more about Unite Students' March rent discount extension and student eligibility here.
24/02/2021
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The impact of Covid-19 on student wellbeing

Unite Students's latest student survey lays bare some stark findings on the impact of the past 12 months on students' mental health and wellbeing.
03/02/2021
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COVID-19 Update: Rent Discount – 3rd February 2021

Find out more about Unite Students' February rent discount extension and student eligibility here.
29/01/2021
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How are Unite Students keeping students safe during lockdown?

We share Unite Students' refreshed safety measures in light of how COVID-19 has developed over the academic year.
25/01/2021
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Students’ lockdown life: their experiences of living with Unite Students

Students talk about spending lockdown in their Unite Students accommodation, and the ups and downs of student life in a pandemic.
11/01/2021
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COVID-19 Update: Rent Discount – 11th January 2021

Unite Students is announcing a rent discount for eligible students from 18 January onwards - find out more here.
01/12/2020
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A safe place during the storm

David Marr summarises how Unite Students is keeping students safe, informed and connected during Covid.
20/11/2020
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Prioritising students’ mental health and wellbeing during COVID

UWE Bristol's Vice Chancellor, Professor Steve West, considers the student mental health implications of Covid.
28/10/2020
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Never be lonely: Keeping students connected during COVID

As part of our Unite Against Loneliness campaign, Unite Students looks at how student accommodation can facilitate safe socialisation amid COVID-19.
13/08/2020
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There is no grief like the grief that doesn’t speak

Jenny Dalzell shares her thoughts on supporting bereaved students and her own personal experiences of grief.
13/08/2020
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How the transition to university looks for this year’s cohort

Amid uncertainty and the continuing challenges of Covid, Jo Blair looks at what the 2020 university transition will look like for new students.
29/07/2020
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The Home Charter – fostering a safe and secure environment amid Covid-19

Sarah Dixon outlines Unite Students' Home Charter, encouraging a supportive and safe living environment for students.
05/07/2020
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The pioneers of blended learning: what we learned from disabled students

05/07/2020
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The pioneers of blended learning: what we learned from disabled students

Susannah Doyle explores the benefits of digital learning and how this has enriched disabled students' university experience.
30/06/2020
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How do you keep 75,000 students safe in a pandemic?

Steph Camm, Head of Health & Safety, reflects on what Unite Students has done to keep students safe throughout Covid.
08/06/2020
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Supporting the return to university

Jenny Shaw outlines how Unite Students will be supporting a Covid-safe return to campus in autumn 2020.
03/06/2020
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Building Back Better – what can the coronavirus pandemic teach us in the fight against climate change?

James Tiernan considers how Unite Students can build back better post-Covid and be a more sustainable business.
22/04/2020
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Is UK higher education heading for a digital future?

Jenny Shaw looks at the future of British higher education in light of Covid-19, and whether digital learning will take over.
29/03/2020
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COVID-19: Update 30th March 2020

26/03/2020
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Coronavirus: University & Student Union FAQs

24/03/2020
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COVID-19 Update: Cancellation Policy – 24th March 2020

23/03/2020
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COVID-19: Daily Update 23rd March 2020

09/09/2019
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Student Outcomes Matter – Support them