Getting Involved

HOW CAN I GET INVOLVED IN MY LOCAL COMMUNITY?

 
Vteam

vTeam have loads of one-off projects in the local area where you can help make a difference, or regular projects to help develop useful skills. You can find their details here or e-mail the team at vteam@essex.ac.uk.

Residents Associations

Greenstead: http://www.greensteadcommunitycentre.org.uk/
Wivenhoe: http://www.visitcolchester.com/Colchester-William-Loveless-Hall/details/?dms=3&venue=0656755

WILL I STILL FEEL PART OF THE CAMPUS COMMUNITY?

 

Absolutely. Lots of off campus students have this concern initially but any worries quickly disappear. A great way to stay involved is joining a sports club or society - you can find out more here and here.