Your Students' Union has a positive impact on your time at Bucks...
ENGLISH LANGUAGE SUPPORT
...by lobbying for additional English language support for international students, to help them succeed in their studies.
...by demanding that the University looks to introduce childcare facilities for student parents – either independently or in partnership with local providers.
...by challenging the University to reinstate the £9,500 bursary for postgraduate research students.
THE BUCKS STUDENT
...by printing 2,000 copies of each edition of The Bucks Student, keeping you informed about what we are doing on your behalf.
...by working with the University to improve silent study conditions in the library.
...by securing an extension for the Uxbridge library.
...by securing the introduction of electronic submission of assessment, to reduce transport and printing costs.
...by providing up to 11,500 individual opportunities to take part in a broad range of free recreational activities.
...by doubling the number of student societies, in two years, so that all students at Bucks can join a society that matches their interests.
...by working with community groups and leaders to improve public perception of students in the community.
...by paying and supporting student reps to relay your feedback to the University and therefore improving your student experience.
...by providing volunteering opportunities that help to develop your skills and make you even more employable.
...by offering advice to students who are have financial, academic and welfare issues.
...by investing any commercial financial surpluses back into the student experience, through services such as the Advice Centre and Representation Department.
...by broadening our events programme even further we have seen a 20% increase in attendances to our venues – more people are having more fun, more often!
To read our benefit statements on how our work directly benefits you, click on one of the links below: