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Let's Talk about Periods

Thu 26 May 2022

As a society, we don't talk enough about the financial and environmental cost of periods. People who menstruate spend an estimated £4800 in their lifetime on products that mostly end up in landfill. Not only is it expensive, it's also harmful to the environment! So, what can we do to change?

 
Rep of the Month: Toby Bates

Thu 26 May 2022

Congrats to rep of the month, third-year student and Business and Management School Rep, Toby Bates! Check out all the great things Toby has been up to as a rep, including supporting students with CV and cover letter writing, lobbying for more in-person workshops, and ensuring all modules in the department were consistent on Moodle.

 
Avoiding Unfair Deposit Deductions

Tue 05 May 2020

Moving out of private accommodation soon? Our Advisors are on hand to give you all the guidance you need to ensure you're not unfairly charged when it comes to getting your deposit back.

 
Work With Maia This Summer

Tue 24 May 2022

Your VP Education, Maia Jarvis, has pioneered a new, exciting paid student placement that gives you the opportunity to be a driving force in helping the Union be more sustainable. This is your opportunity to create long-lasting change so apply now!

 
Rate Your Union: Win £500!

Fri 13 May 2022

As members and regular users of our services, you’re best placed to tell us what we’re getting right and more importantly, where we can improve. Complete the Rate Your Union survey now for your chance to win £500 cash + claim a free hot drink from Tommy's Kitchen.

 
Senior Course Reps: Sign Up!

Fri 13 May 2022

After working closely with students and a lot of research, the Students' Union is making some changes to improve the current academic representation structure. From next year, we're introducing the senior course rep role!

 
An Update on Anti-Spiking Measures

Fri 13 May 2022

Behind the scenes, our sabbatical officers have been busy working with the different departments across the Students' Union to address and improve our current anti-spiking measures. Check out what they've been up to.

 
Suzy Stevenson Appointed CEO

Fri 13 May 2022

Royal Holloway Students’ Union is delighted to announce the appointment of Suzy Stevenson as Chief Executive Officer following an extensive and diligent search.

 
Mental Health Awareness Week

Fri 06 May 2022

With next week marking Mental Health Awareness Week, the Advice Centre have put together some information and resources about tackling loneliness at university, and where to get help if you are finding it difficult to cope.

 
Extenuating Circumstances FAQs

Fri 06 May 2022

You never know what life may throw at you while fulfilling your degree, so our Advice Centre has put everything you need to know about extenuating circumstances into a short and sweet blog!

 
May Elections Results

Thu 05 May 2022

Over the last three days, you've been voting to elect students in a number of important positions across the Students' Union. The waiting is over and it's time to find out who has been elected as your new student group committee members, SSO Executive Members, Collective Convenors, and Humanities School Rep.

 
Soundtracks For Your Study Session

Fri 29 Apr 2022

Exam season can be super stressful so VP Education Maia Jarvis has shared some advice from her favourite StudyTubers (YouTubers who make content about student life) as well as music she listened to while studying.

 
Library Accessibility

Thu 28 Apr 2022

Image of VP Wellbeing & Diversity Goode stood in the Windsor Gap outside the Library

Ahead of peak revision season, VP Wellbeing & Diversity Alice Goode caught up with the Library team to make sure that you know about all the accessibility features, the different study zones so you can work out where you'll study best, and who to contact if you need help.

 
Rep of the Month: Kayleigh Fryer

Wed 27 Apr 2022

Postgraduate Taught History course rep, Kayleigh Fryer, is our April Rep of the Month! From collecting and sharing student feedback with department staff to setting up rep office hours and helping to close the feedback loop, Kayleigh has been working hard to improve student experience.

 
Summer Ball 2022 Line-Up Announcement

Fri 22 Apr 2022

With just six weeks to go until Summer Ball, it's time to meet your headline acts for this year's event!

 
Secrets to Exam Success Podcast

Fri 22 Apr 2022

With exam season upon us, your VP Education Maia Jarvis has put together a special edition podcast in partnership with CeDAS. Discover top tips for revising effectively, techniques for dealing with pre-exam nerves and expert advice on what to do as soon as you’ve opened that first exam paper

 
Get Excited for Society Awards 2022

Fri 22 Apr 2022

Image of the stage in the SU Main Hall featuring a Society Awards banner, baloons and pink lighting

With Society Awards fast approaching, here is your sneak preview of what to expect from the event, the awards that are up for grabs and, most importantly, how you can submit your nominations and buy tickets.

 
Give It A Go: Term Three Events Launch

Wed 20 Apr 2022

Need some fun activities to get you through Summer Term? We've got you covered with everything from mini massages to the much-anticipated return of Pets as Therapy.

 
Are You Prepared for Exam Season?

Wed 13 Apr 2022

Exam season is upon us! No doubt you’ve been busy preparing over the Easter break, but our Advice Centre is here to help with some key things to remember to make sure you’re following exam regulations and making the most of your summer assessments.

 
Women's History Month: The Round-Up

Mon 11 Apr 2022

Gorgeous gorgeous girls support other women! VP Wellbeing & Diversity Alice Goode looks back at everything we got up to over the course of Women's History Month.

 
 
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