Tuesday, 16 June
Today the Officers met with University management and discussed the following:
Officers clarified with managers that students will have until 17 July to submit a formal complaint if they are unhappy regarding this decision.
You can find some useful information regarding writing and submitting an ex-gratia complaint here, put together for you by our Student Advice team.
Managers advised that the University intends PG graduation to go ahead in January as planned.
Officers sought clarification regarding this. Managers confirmed that it should be possible in principle for students who are housed by the University to request to transfer rooms. Students should email the Housing Office at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about this.
Managers mentioned that the University plans to seek students' views regarding the timing of assessment periods. More information should be available about this shortly.
Got a comment/criticism about anything discussed in this article? Let us know on our social media channels!
Tue 07 Jul 2020
In the wake of the past academic year, the National Union of Students is building a case for mass complaint action to take to the government. And they are calling for student input!
Wed 01 Jul 2020
The Role Models Project is a Students' Union volunteer programme and elective module which involves training Sussex students to create and deliver workshops in local secondary schools.
Fri 19 Jun 2020
Words from your incoming LGBTQ+ Part-time Officer, Yasser.
Tue 16 Jun 2020
Tuesday, 16 June: No ex gratia - and how to make a complaint, January graduation for postgrads, Uni accommodation room swapping, assessment periods student consultation.
Mon 15 Jun 2020
Monday, 15 June: Mortuary on campus, housing swaps, visas for postgrad students deferring, Ex Gratia scheme, January graduation, more transparent communications.
This list is automatically generated
View all news »