Advice News

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.

 
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.

 
SAAS introduces new 'long-term residency' category

The Student Awards Agency Scottland (SAAS), an agency of the Scottish Government giving financial support to eligible students doing a course of higher education in the UK, have recently updated their residency criteria to help support students that have been 'long-term' residents of the UK and who are also classed as 'international'.

 
Discretionary Fund / Childcare Fund

Applications for the Discretionary Fund and Childcare Fund will close on Monday 10th July. You must submit your application and all required documentation by this deadline to be considered.

 
Exam Deferrals and Academic Appeals

Exam deferrals should have been lodged within 5 days of your exam date. If you have not done this it may be possible in certain cases to use the Extenuating Circumstances procedure (the deadline is 12th May)...