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Taskforce to examine violence against women, harassment and hate crime affecting university students: progress report no. 3

The taskforce met for the third time on Friday 10 June. The meeting focused primarily on reviewing a series of potential recommendations, developed in light of the evidence collated so far, including feedback from a seminar held at Universities UK (UUK) on 19 April, input from the sector and wider stakeholders and a comprehensive literature review.

Record numbers of 18-year-olds accepted to university in 2016

14 December 2016
UCAS figures released today show that more UK 18 year olds than ever before gained a place at university this year (2016/17).

Taskforce publishes recommendations to universities on dealing with violence against women and harassment

20 October 2016
Universities UK published recommendations to universities today on dealing with violence against women, harassment and hate crime affecting university students.

Sexual abuse and harassment by university staff against students – further work to address the issue

3 February 2017
Nicola Dandridge, Chief Executive of Universities UK, discusses further work to be done to address sexual abuse and harassment by university staff against students.

The Stand Alone Pledge: understanding the challenges for estranged students

6 January 2017
Susan Mueller, Project Director HE at Stand Alone, explains the challenges for estranged students