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1 Student Welfare Service (Student Support and Development Service) Julie Boggon

2 Where Are We? 1 st Floor Percy Gee Building (Students Union) Monday – Friday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

3 What Do We Do? We offer practical: –Information –Advice –Guidance and Support

4 Who Are We? Student Welfare Officers: –General welfare –Accommodation –International –Home/EU finance Assisted by team of support staff

5 General Welfare Referral service –University/ULSU support services –External support services E.g. legal advice Appeals/advocacy/mediation Critical incident response

6 Accommodation University Accommodation: –Appeals E.g. room transfers –Sub wardens Personal issues/noise/anti-social behaviour Safety/security Mediation

7 Accommodation Private landlords: –Community liaison –Contracts –Mediation –Noise/anti-social behaviour Pro Bono Clinic –School of Law

8 International Students Immigration –Current visa queries –Immigration options after studies –Working during study Regulations –Family

9 International Students Cultural adjustment Hospitality Schemes: –HOST/FOSSIL Family: –Childcare/schooling –Chaplaincy Expressions –ELTU Finance issues

10 Finance (Home Students) Funding –Advice on income maximisation e.g. Loans/grants/bursaries State Benefits/Tax Credits Banking issues Fees –Advice re: eligibility for student loan/NHS Bursary

11 Finance (Home Students) Budgeting/Money Management Hardship –Hardship fund applications –Emergency loans –Charity/Trust Fund information Debt –Advice/support negotiating with creditors

12 Other University Support Services: Making Connections Student Development/Careers AccessAbility Healthy Living Service Counselling Mental Wellbeing

13 Students Union Education Unit –Academic appeals Elected Officers –Academic/Welfare/International Clubs/societies Nightline Safety Bus Accommodation

14 Enjoy your studies and dont forget: We are here to help!!


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