Mental Health Statistics at UWE

The number of students accessing mental health services at the University of the West of England (UWE) has risen dramatically in recent years, recent statistics show. Over 2,000 students have sought help in each of the last three academic years. With around 27,000 students at the University, this means around 8% of all students have sought help. UWE is based in Bristol – which has come … Continue reading Mental Health Statistics at UWE

UWE Restricts Free Speech on Campus, Study Says

The University of the West of England (UWE) is ‘hostile’ towards free speech on campus, according to a recent report by Spiked Online. The report has cast doubt over the notion that a University campus is a location which allows students and staff to engage in free speech. The report suggests very few Universities in the United Kingdom actually actively promote freedom of speech on … Continue reading UWE Restricts Free Speech on Campus, Study Says

Chaos Ensues at UWE as MP Visit is Disrupted by Protesters [Video]

Chaos ensued at the University of the West of England during a visit from Conservative Member of Parliament Jacob Rees-Mogg, with masked protesters breaking into a lecture theatre, whereupon they attempted to disrupt an event Rees-Mogg was set to speak at. Rees-Mogg was appearing at an event organised by the Bristol Politics and International Relations Society. Following the disruption, some in attendance responded to the … Continue reading Chaos Ensues at UWE as MP Visit is Disrupted by Protesters [Video]

Montpelier in Bristol Named the UK’s Most ‘Hip’ Area!

The Montpelier area in Bristol has officially been named as the United Kingdom’s most ‘hip’ and ‘cool’ area! The popular location – a favourite for students at both the University of Bristol and the University of the West of England – came out on top in a list of the coolest inner-city areas around the United Kingdom. For residents, this accolade is fantastic yet unsurprising … Continue reading Montpelier in Bristol Named the UK’s Most ‘Hip’ Area!

Confirmation of Death of Bristol Uni Student

Unfortunate news has reached us, where a student from the University of Bristol is believed to have taken his life – following six previous cases in little over a year. The body of Justin Cheng – an aspiring lawyer, was found just under two weeks ago. The Canadian national is believed to have taken his own life, with an inquest in the near future set … Continue reading Confirmation of Death of Bristol Uni Student

Where Do People Leaving London Go To Live?

London – the promise land for many – yet for others, they cannot wait to leave the iconic city. London is amazing for many reasons – and is a fantastic place to study for students – yet with rising living costs and other worries, many people are opting to leave London to up sticks elsewhere. So, with the United Kingdom offering a vast array of … Continue reading Where Do People Leaving London Go To Live?

UWE Helping Students From Disadvantaged Backgrounds Make It To Uni

The University of the West of England have announced plans to help students from disadvantaged backgrounds to make University. There is also a focus on BAME students. The University will hope to make a positive difference to thousands of students thanks to this effort. There has been concern in the media regarding how University is something that could be out of reach for disadvantaged students. … Continue reading UWE Helping Students From Disadvantaged Backgrounds Make It To Uni

Revealed: How Much Did UWE Students Spend on Library Fines?

Figures obtained by UniEel have shown that University of the West of England (UWE) students were well behaved in terms of library fines for the 2016-17 academic year. Students spent a total of £7,506.09. This figure is well below the average for library fines at UK institutions. To put this figure into perspective, this equates to a spend of approximately £0.28 per student. This figure purely … Continue reading Revealed: How Much Did UWE Students Spend on Library Fines?

Write For Your University Community! Join our Team!

UniEel is always on the look-out for writers to join our team! If you are a student at one of our seventy institutions – then there isn’t anything stopping you! We don’t require you to have experience, really don’t mind if your grammar isn’t perfect, and in general, we think anyone can make a contribution to our site!   You can be the voice of … Continue reading Write For Your University Community! Join our Team!