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Cardiff: Safety bus

Unite Students sponsors a minibus to help get students home safely after a night out
Case studies

London: MahaDevi yoga centre

Unite Students incorporates space into London property for community yoga centre

‘I finally feel like I’m living my life as me’: Georgina on being gay at university

'Room for everyone' is one of Unite Students' values. In the following article - originally posted on our Common Room platform - one of our residents, Georgina, tells the story of her journey to finally living her life as herself at university.
Corporate blogs

Unite signs up to CyclingWorks Bristol

Unite strives to ensure a positive impact on local communities across the UK

Creating Community: The Role of Student Ambassadors

Phil Francis tells you all you need to know about the Unite Students student ambassador scheme and how it's adapted to Covid.

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.

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.
Corporate blogs

Watch our video update on living with us this year

Unite Students is committed to providing safe and secure accommodation this coming term

A festival from afar: My key takeaways from “The Festival of Higher Education”

Jenny Shaw summarises some of the key messages from this year's digital Festival of Higher Education.

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.

Half year results for the 6 months to 30 June 2020 – 29 July 2020

Health and safety

Unite Students launches Home Charter to foster safe and secure environment – 29 July 2020

Unite Students launches Home Charter to foster a supportive community for students

A fraud amongst us: How Imposter Syndrome can impact university students


Notice of Results – 15 July 2020

Unite Students to announce its half year results on Wednesday 29 July 2020

Podcast gives students a voice


Unite Students acquires new development site – 13 July 2020

Unite Students announces exchange of contracts for development site

A Welfare Revolution? The role of University Security in Student Welfare.


Quarterly valuation update for the Unite UK Student Accommodation Fund and the London Student Accommodation Joint Venture – 08 July 2020

Unite Students announces the quarterly valuation of the USAF and LSAV as at 30 June 2020

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.

The pioneers of blended learning: what we learned from disabled students


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.

Hiding in plain sight – Domestic abuse in student accommodation

What does domestic abuse look and sound like in a student accommodation setting? Frances Abbott tells you what you need to know.

Survey: Students keen to get back to university campuses to study and socialise – 09 June 2020


Survey: Summary and video

New research finds 9 in 10 students are keen to get on campus once safe to do so

Supporting the return to university

Jenny Shaw outlines how Unite Students will be supporting a Covid-safe return to campus in autumn 2020.

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.

LeapSkills: Parent Edition

Dr Dominique Thompson, GP and student mental health expert, shares her view on Unite Students' LeapSkills programme as a parent.

A Look Back on Mental Health Awareness Week

Risky Business: Student Mental Health in Accommodation through a Risk-Based Perspective


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.

Coronavirus update – 22 April 2020

Unite Students provides an update on the potential impact of Coronavirus
Corporate blogs

British Heart Foundation Blog

Vicki Fry talks about our strategic partnership with the BHF

Quarterly valuation update for USAF and LSAV – 08 April 2020

Unite Students announces the quarterly valuation of the USAF and LSAV as at 31 March 2020

Acquisition of Liberty Living by Unite Group

Unite Group announce acquisition of Liberty Living and General Meeting Notes

COVID-19: Update 30th March 2020


Coronavirus: University & Student Union FAQs


Coronavirus update – 25 March 2020

Potential impact of Coronavirus on the business and measures to mitigate risks

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


COVID-19: Daily Update 23rd March 2020


Coronavirus update – 16 March 2020

An update regarding coronavirus

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Unite Students Net Zero Pathway

At Unite Students we are committed to doing the right thing, which is why our new Sustainability Strategy, launched in 2021, includes a commitment to become net zero carbon across our operations and developments by 2030.

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