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Student Funding Panel recommends improving financial support for students’ living costs

15 June 2015
The Student Funding Panel has published its final recommendations today on how the student funding system in England could be improved.

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Chief Executive of Universities UK awarded CBE

12 June 2015
The Chief Executive of Universities UK Nicola Dandridge has been awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) for services to higher education.

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Universities boost private and public sectors

11 June 2015
A report published today by Universities UK reveals the extent to which universities are boosting the economy, regional growth and jobs.

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Universities UK statement regarding academic boycotts and academic freedom

3 June 2015
The board of Universities UK is committed to the free exchange of ideas between universities and between academics, regardless of nationality or location.

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University vice-chancellors lead delegation to Brussels

13 April 2015
​A delegation of university leaders met with European policy-makers and influencers in Brussels to discuss important European Union policy that will affect UK universities.

Promoting freedom of speech and ensuring safety on campus

2 April 2015
Universities are committed to the free exchange of ideas and are the natural place where any lawful ideas can be voiced and debated.

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Response to new IFS report on student funding

27 March 2015
Our response to the latest report from the Institute for Fiscal Studies on the student funding system in England.

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Response to Labour announcement on tuition fees

27 February 2015
Our response to the Labour party announcement today on university tuition fees in England.

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Universities UK backs business leaders’ letter on visas and international graduates

23 February 2015
We welcomed a letter from business leaders highlighting the benefits to the UK of attracting and holding on to skilled international graduates.

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Updated guidance to universities on student mental health

13 February 2015
The guidance is for senior leaders and managers in universities, to support them in promotion of mental wellbeing.

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Gareth Morgan

Gareth Morgan

Media Relations Manager
Universities UK

Clara Plackett

Clara Plackett

Press and Social Media Officer
Universities UK