2012 issue

Your student life

Feeling homesick? You’re not alone

1 in 3 students experience homesickness, so if you’re suffering with it, you’re not alone

Your studies

Balancing your social life and your studies

Worried the library will start charging you rent? Haven’t picked up your text book since Welcome Week? It's time to start getting right balance between your studies and your social life.

Study skills part one: Managing your time

The first in a three-part series helps you find a schedule that works for you

Library Live Chat

You can now get a fast response to your library related questions online

Your student life

Free Bike Marking

Increase your chances of being reunited with a stolen bike

Student house to be built in University Place

Greater Manchester Police using the mock accommodation to help you keep your valuables safe and secure

Get involved

Design the Trophy for prestigious new global prize

Winning trophy will be presented by the Queen, with the winning designers receiving a £5000 prize.

Challenge yourself with RAG

Getting involved in raising money for charity doesn’t get any more exhilarating than what RAG has to offer

Get active with the Student Disability Sport Day

If you’re missing the summer of sporting success from the Olympic and Paralympic games then come along and join us at the Student Disability Sport day

Your studies

Student experience gets £1bn boost

The University has announced plans to enhance the student experience by investing £1bn to create a world-class campus.

University update

Law graduate crowned Great British Bake Off champion

John Whaite wins BBC competition while completing final exams

Your student life

Free lecture with Nobel Prize winner

Professor Sir Kostya Novoselov to open the University College's Manchester Signature Lecture series on 22 November

What's on this week?

Details of events and activities going on this week around campus

Get involved

Interested in volunteering at the Manchester Museum or Whitworth Art Gallery?

Come to the next Engagement@Manchester event on 17 October

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