Access to Higher Education Student Conference 2013

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Date: 11 January 2013
Venue: R Block, Frenchay Campus
Venue Location:
Time: 10:00 - 15:00

UWE, Bath Spa University and the Universities of Bristol and Bath, working closely with local further education colleges, have organised a free one-day conference aimed specifically at learners undertaking Access to Higher Education courses within the region. This event is for learners going on to any higher education programme at any institution.

Students may choose to attend the conference at either UWE or the University of Bath. The conference programme is the same at each venue:

Friday 11 January 2013 - UWE, Frenchay Campus, 10:00 – 15:00

Friday 1 February 2013 - University of Bath, Claverton Down, 10:00 - 15:00

Tea and coffee will be provided at the beginning of the day (Please note - lunch is not provided. You are welcome to bring a packed lunch or use the University facilities).

This one-day conference will provide the opportunity for students to:

  • Get information on fees and financial matters including Student Maintenance Grants, Student Loans, Access to Learning Funds, bursaries and much more
  • Share your experiences with Access learners from other colleges
  • Meet former Access learners and find out 'first-hand' about life as a student in higher education
  • Find answers to those questions you've always wanted to ask but never had the chance.

To register online for the conferences please follow the appropriate link:

UWE Bristol - Friday 11 January

University of Bath - Friday 1 February

Cost: Free
Contact: Anne Radley
Telephone: +44 (0)117 32 81436

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