Black Lives Matter

, June 2, 2020

We are appalled and saddened by the murder of George Floyd by a police officer in Minnesota, US. As a Students’ Union that strives to support every student in their university journey, this is an issue we can’t stay silent on. Although this murder is horrifying, this is far from the first time a police […]


OPEN LETTER TO LANDLORDS OF UCA STUDENTS

, April 29, 2020

AN OPEN LETTER TO LANDLORDS OF UNIVERSITY FOR THE CREATIVE ARTS STUDENTS 29 April 2020 Dear Landlord We at University for the Creative Arts and UCA Students’ Union care deeply about our relationships within the community and recognise the importance of supporting the local economy and many organisations. As we all respond to the outbreak […]


COVID-19: UCASU’s response

, March 16, 2020

You’ll be aware that there is a great effort at the moment to limit the transmission of the coronavirus COVID-19, with many people and businesses taking action.


EVENT POSTPONED – LUNAR NEW YEAR

, January 24, 2020

We are sorry to say that in light of the coronavirus outbreak in China, the university and students’ union is taking the precautionary measure of postponing the Lunar New Year celebrations scheduled to take place at UCA Farnham today.


AGM Agenda Release

, October 24, 2019

The Annual General Meeting agenda is as follows: Ratification of minutes of previous AGM held on 26 September 2018 Receive the report of the Trustees on the Union’s activities since the previous AGM Receive the accounts of the Union for the previous financial year ending 31 July 2018 Appointment of the auditors Approve the list […]


Resignation of Katie Taylor and notice of By-Election

, September 19, 2019

We regret to announce that Katie Taylor, President Kent 2019/20, has submitted her notice of resignation and will be leaving the Union next month. Her final day will be Wednesday 9 October. The Students’ Union thanks Katie for her contribution since June and wishes her the best for the future. Arrangements are being made to […]


Green Impact Excellent

, August 14, 2019

We’re chuffed to bits to have been scored ‘Excellent’ by the NUS Green Impact scheme. As a Union, we have been working hard to reduce our impact on the environment, and over the last four years we have improved steadily from Good to this latest top-level score of Excellent. The NUS Green Impact scheme takes […]


CHANGES IN TENANT FEES – 1 JUNE 2019

, June 6, 2019

CHANGES IN TENANT FEES 1 JUNE 2019 The new law applies to private tenants with an assured shorthold tenancy, if you’re in student housing, or you’re a lodger with a live-in landlord. From the 1st June 2019 you can no longer be billed for: Referencing Credit and immigration checks Administration fees Renewing your contract The only […]


Some Information about the Trump Rally & Grenfell Silent Walk

, May 31, 2019

June is around the corner and it is looking to be a fairly interesting month for us all. Not only is June the end of May (see what I did there?!), there are many political and social events going on but I wanted to make you all aware of two important events that you should […]


Student Action Regarding Budget Cuts

, May 9, 2019

Over the past few weeks, we have noticed a high number of students interested in the UCA budget cuts that will be coming into effect before the next academic year. We’ve had students approach us with their concerns which led to the creation of the ‘Stop UCA Staff Cuts’ petition in April, which has now […]

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