Advice News

Have you experienced exam issues?

Have you missed an exam for any reason? You only have 5 days from the exam date to put in a Deferal Form (DA1)...

 
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.

 
Are you 'Fit to Sit' your exams/assessments?

Have you had any problems affecting your studies? Make sure you know the Extenuating Circumstances regulations - it may be possible to apply for an extension or defer your exam or essay to the next resit 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'.