Saying Goodbye to LGBTQ+ History Month

, February 28, 2019

Well it’s the end of LGBTQ+ History Month, but just because it’s the end of the month doesn’t mean we should take down our flags and banners for another year. Instead we should carry on educating, we should hold the hands of those brave enough to carry on fighting when life has knocked them down, […]

Housing Guide

, February 20, 2019

Housing Guide We understand the importance of getting good and affordable housing whilst at University. That’s why we’ve compiled all the best tips and advice to make the UCASU Housing guide. The guide is filled with all that hard to find information like council tax exemptions, different types of tenancy agreements, house viewing checklists, how […]

Statement about sex-for-rent exploitation in Canterbury

, September 17, 2018

In recent weeks, an investigation by Unified revealed that a number of Canterbury landlords have been luring students into exploitative sex-for-rent arrangements. The article explains how more than 10 landlords have admitted to taking women students as tenants – some of whom are international students – in exchange for regular sexual favours.   UCASU condemns […]

Leaving & Interruptions

, July 9, 2013

THINKING OF LEAVING There may be many reasons why you’re thinking of leaving. You may be unhappy being away from home, the workload may be heavier than expected, the course or university could be wrong for you, or perhaps you are having a tough time personally or financially. Whatever the reasons, please talk to someone! WHO […]

Bullying & Harassment

, July 8, 2013

BULLYING & HARASSMENT The University recognises that all students and staff have a right to study and work in an environment where the dignity of individuals is respected and which is free from harassment and bullying. UCA is committed to eliminating intimidation in any form and to promoting a safe, healthy and fair environment. The […]