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JOIN THE 2024 WELCOME TEAM

We’d LOVE your help welcoming new students, settling them in and ensuring that they have a memorable & fun start to their time at Essex....

 
VOTE LIKE A STUDENT

Voting closes Friday 24 May 15:59...

 
Sip and Paint Collaboration!

Join your Asian Rep and your Black & LGBTQ+ Community Officers for a special Sip & Paint evening...

 
Sip and Paint Collaboration!

Join your Asian Rep and your Black & LGBTQ+ Community Officers for a special Sip & Paint evening...

 
VP Education April & May Update

Read what I've been up to....

 
SPORTS AWARDS 24

Well done to all of our winners and those shortlisted đź‘Ź...

 
VOLUNTEERING AWARDS 24'

Congratulations to everyone who was shortlisted and to our amazing winners đź‘Ź...

 
ESSEX STUDENTS HAVE A âť“ FOR YOU

Vote in the referendum until 16:00 Friday 10 May...

 
Self-Define Today 👉

So that you can vote in the SU Communities Election......

 
Pull another student through

Send a message of support...

 
CHOOSE WHO REPRESENTS YOUR COMMUNITY

Meet the candidates for SCO and Council Reps...

 
VP Welfare April Blog 2024

Read all about what your VP Welfare Nifemi has been working on in April!...

 
VP Education March Update

Read what I've been up to in the past month....

 
Happy Passover

Not familiar with this holiday? Your Jewish Society explain more......

 
Holi

Everything you need to know......

 
Exams & Assessment Support

Find out how we've got your back...

 
VTeam Presents: Essex Got Talent

Auditions open until Monday 15 April 23:59...

 
 
How to avoid academic offences

We encourage you to be a "rebel" at Essex but when it comes to exams it's better to follow the rules!...

 
How to prepare for an exam

Follow this step by step guide to help you prepare for the upcoming assessment period....

 
How to read your Exam Timetable

Locations, timings, type of exam... Understanding your exam timetable can save so much stress. We've broken it down for you right here!...

 
Got an in-person Exam? We've got your back!

Exams come in all shapes and sizes but a number of assessments are now back to being in person. Read on for all you need to know about in pe...

 
TERM 2 BIG PLAN UPDATE

Term 2 updates from the Student Leaders...

 
QAWWALI

Our first ever Qawwali!...

 
LGBTQ+ SAFETY SURVEY

Report any safety issues you have experienced or witnessed on campus to help us better protect our students...

 
Spring Break

Opening times and events...

 
Derby Day is coming...

Wednesday 24 April - save the date...

 
The Best Places to Study on Campus!

We went on the hunt to find the the best spots on campus to study, whichever vibe you're after....

 
Have your say

Complete the survey on life at Essex...

 
A top rated Students’ Union. Again 🏆💛

We're one of the top 10 SU's in the country for the 6th year running...

 
SU Leadership Election Winners

Your 24/25 Student Leaders are......

 
VP Student Experience Term 2 update

Let's catch up on what I have been up to leading up to end of term 2...

 
Pebbles with a cause

A university campus can be a lonely place but we are fortunate to have our very own campus cat....

 
Don’t Furr-get March 5th: Campus Cat Day!

Read about what there is to do on Tuesday 5th March...

 
 
Campus Cat Day Photo winner: Debbie Hall

View Campus Cat Day's winning photo snapped by Debbie Hall...

 
Ode to Pebbles

Read Damien Bell's Campus Cat Day winning poem...

 
VP Education February Update

Read what I've been up to in the past month....

 
Campus Cat: Origins Story

The tale of how Pebbles came to live at Essex...

 
Campus Cat Day

Find out how we celebrated Pebbles...

 
Essex Blades BUCS Update

See how the teams did this month...

 
Final year, no idea?

The University have put together a series of events specifically tailored to final year students with support on how to find and successfull...

 
SU VOLUNTEERING WEEK

Be part of something 12-18 February...

 
VP Welfare December & January Blog 2023

Read all about what your VP Welfare Nifemi has been working on in December and January!...

 
S.H.A.G Week Survey

Fill in our survey ahead of the Sexual Health Awareness and Guidance week so we can find out more about Essex Students!...

 
VP Community & Engagement Start of Term 2 Update

Hi guys! Checkout my start of Term 2 Blog...

 
VP Education January Update

Read what I've been up to in the past month....

 
Updates to SU Student Leader roles

We’re making some important changes to our student leader roles from the 24/25 academic year onwards that we wanted you to know about....

 
REBECCA CHIVERS

Member of Lend a Hand...

 
MORGANE SABATINI

Member of Lend a Hand...

 
FRAZER MERRITT

Member of RTP...

 
LIZZIE ARCHER

Member of Einstein...

 
INES GOMES DE ALBUQUERQUE

Member of Art Club...

 
 

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VP Education April & May Update

Read what I've been up to.

 
VP Welfare April Blog 2024

Read all about what your VP Welfare Nifemi has been working on in April!

 
VP Education March Update

Read what I've been up to in the past month.

 
 
VP Student Experience Term 2 update

Let's catch up on what I have been up to leading up to end of term 2

 
 
VP Education February Update

Read what I've been up to in the past month.

 
VP Welfare December & January Blog 2023

Read all about what your VP Welfare Nifemi has been working on in December and January!

 
VP Community & Engagement Start of Term 2 Update

Hi guys! Checkout my start of Term 2 Blog

 
 
VP Education January Update

Read what I've been up to in the past month.

 
 
VP Welfare November Blog

Find out what Nifemi has been working hard on in November for you guys.

 
VP Education December Update

Read what I've been up to in the past month.

 
VP Student Experience December update

It is the season to be jolly so check out my blog!

 
END OF TERM BLOG

Hi guys! Checkout my End of Term Blog

 
 
VP Welfare October Blog

Read all about what your VP Welfare Nifemi has been working hard on this October for students!

 
OCT-NOV BLOG OF VP COMMUNITY & ENGAGEMENT

Hi guys! Checkout my October and November update

 
VP Student Experience November Update

See what has been going on in my role from October to November!

 
VP Education November Update

Read what I've been up to in the past month.

 
 
July - September Blog of VP Community & Engagement

Hi guys! Checkout my Summer Blog

 
VP Student Experience October Update

Check what I have been up to in my first three months as the VP Student Experience!

 
VP Welfare Summer Blog 2023

Read all about what Nifemi has been up to in her first three months as your VP Welfare.

 
VP Education October Update

Read about some of what Joe has been up to between July and October!

 
 
VP Southend July 2023

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