University signs Stand Alone Pledge
The University has signed a pledge to provide support to estranged students.
The University have signed a pledge to support students going through University life without a family support network.
The pledge highlights that students experiencing additional challenges will receive a tailored package from the University, providing assistance through additional financial support, help securing accommodation and ensuring mental health and wellbeing are considered.
The key changes to note are:
- A new £750 bursary to be provided for estranged students
- Access to halls with no guarantor needed
- Initial mental health adviser meeting
- Support from an outreach team
Watch the video below to find out more about estranged students and what life at university can be like for them:
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