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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The Government has announced its Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme to allow employers to keep paying staff who would otherwise have been laid off. The scheme will pay 80% of your salary if your employer designates you as being ‘furloughed’ due to the virus....

 
Covid-19: Petition to cancel student rents
NUS

NUS are asking all Scottish Universities and private student accommodation providers to do the right thing to help their student tenants during this global crisis. Please sign to show your support, to allow students to end contracts now...
#NotStayingNotPaying

 
Know your rights: New Private Tenancy agreements introduced!
New Private Tenancy agreements introduced.

The Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Act 2016 has taken effect from 1st December 2017, and has introduced a new 'private residential tenancy'. This will apply to all new tenancies from this date.

 
Covid-19 impact on international students

Everyone at UKCISA and Universities UK International understands that it is a difficult time for many international students. This is a rapidly evolving situation, and advice from institutions, and from the governments in the UK and other countries is understandably being updated on a very frequent basis...

 
VERY IMPORTANT NEWS ON ACADEMIC APPEALS - DO NOT MISS WEDNESDAY’S DEADLINE!

The next deadline for Academic Appeals is Wednesday 4th October at 2pm. It is the responsibility of any student wanting to appeal to meet this deadline.
Due to staff shortages, ENSA cannot meet the high demand for appointments within the 3 working days standard we aim to meet.