Who are UAL’s students? … and how and what does the Students’ Union do to impact the lives of our students?
Helen Gimber Students’ Union President
Who are UALâ€™s students? UK
Nat Av Comparatively high ethnic diversity
The ‘UAL’ student? UALs Student Satisfaction Rating against other arts HEIs
UALs Student Satisfaction Ratings per course type
We are unique….
We are more diverse than an already ‘hyper-diverse’ national student body
The ‘UAL’ student is 20,000 different things
Our students are not comparable to other groups of students in HE
â€Ś and yet the same
â€Ś and how and what does the Studentsâ€™ Union do to impact the lives of our students?
Co-curricular activities â€Ś Club and Society memberships 2009/10 TOTAL: 1895
Club and Society Membership Growth
ÂŁ690 Average annual hidden course cost of a UAL student
179 Course Costs Cheques signed
UAL should allow me to bring my child into the University to pick up and return books!
% of students we talked to who got a timetable in first week
UAL Student Parent With timetable No timetable
Trained Course Reps
Students joining Assemblies
Campaigners in elections & referendum
Student Support and Welfare
Studentsâ€™ Union Advice Service
200 Advice Service Enquiries
800 700 600 500
400 300 200 100 0
Number of Enquiries
Said Freshers helped them to settle in!
Showcasing Studentsâ€™ Work
…but we don’t know enough yet! • How do student communities at UAL form and develop? • What can the SU and University do as a catalyst for new student communities? • What can the SU and University do to accelerate the development of student communities?
Questions ???? • • • •
How well do we know UAL students? Governor link with the Students’ Union? Info from the SU? SU and Student Experience?
Who are UAL’s students? … and how and what does the Students’ Union do to impact the lives of our students? Helen Gimber Students’ Union Pre...