“Ask for Angela” Campaign

Have you heard about the “Ask for Angela” campaign? Lucy Sandwell, the Student Community Wellbeing Service Manager, in collaboration with Worcester City Council and Night Safe, has launched the Ask for Angela campaign in venues in Worcester City Centre and the SU’s Hangar, as part of the Safer Worcester Partnership. The Ask for Angela campaign … Continue reading “Ask for Angela” Campaign


Worcester Award

This Employability award offered by the Careers Service has become very popular, and last year we saw over 250 students completing an award! In this interview we find out more from Misha Kenhard, who took part during her first year studying Early Childhood Professional Practice. What made you decide to do the Worcester Award? I … Continue reading Worcester Award

firstpoint has launched a new website!

We are very pleased to announce the launch of our new firstpoint website which you can access at:- http://www.worcester.ac.uk/firstpoint Students can also find a link on their MyDay page. firstpoint identified a need to create a website with the focus on current students and staff, alongside existing webpages which were designed for applicants. We wanted … Continue reading firstpoint has launched a new website!

Christmas Hospitality Scheme

The Christmas Hospitality Scheme is for students who would otherwise be alone at Christmas. 13 students attended Bromyard Road Methodist Church to enjoy a traditional Christmas lunch. Further to this, four local families hosted 10 of our students for the day. Below are some comments from this event: “It was a pleasure to welcome such … Continue reading Christmas Hospitality Scheme

Welcome Week 2017

On the 16th and 17th September we welcomed 1800 Students to the University of Worcester, as the new academic year began. The feedback from students, parents and supporters was overwhelmingly positive, which reflects the effort and commitment from everyone involved in making the weekend a success. The warm welcome continued throughout the week as ‘Fancy … Continue reading Welcome Week 2017