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Research, insight & updates

What’s the latest research and insight from Unite Students? Delve into our findings on students, student life and student accommodation.

Risky Business: Student Mental Health in Accommodation through a Risk-Based Perspective

Is UK higher education heading for a digital future?

Jenny Shaw looks at the future of British higher education in light of Covid-19, and whether digital learning will take over.

Coronavirus update – 22 April 2020

Unite Students provides an update on the potential impact of Coronavirus

British Heart Foundation Blog

Vicki Fry talks about our strategic partnership with the BHF

COVID-19: Update 30th March 2020

Coronavirus: University & Student Union FAQs


Coronavirus update – 25 March 2020

Potential impact of Coronavirus on the business and measures to mitigate risks

COVID-19 Update: Cancellation Policy – 24th March 2020

COVID-19: Daily Update 23rd March 2020


Coronavirus update – 16 March 2020

An update regarding coronavirus


Statement regarding Coronavirus

COVID-19 Unite Students Update


ESG Reporting and disclosure

Disclosing our environmental and sustainability performance to external bodies.
Corporate blogs

Middlesex Street Excavation Blog – Donating rare stone to Tower of London

Reigate stone discovered by MOLA during excavations at Boar’s Head to be donated to Tower of London

How I helped other estranged students to thrive at university

Unite Foundation scholar Asher Flanagan speaks to uS about her passion for broadening access to higher education.

Government endorses programme to prepare young people for student life

The charity IntoUniversity shares its thoughts about Unite Students' Leapskills programme, which helps bridge the transition from school to university.

Demand the best Student Welfare support from your PBSA partners

Jenny Shaw reflects on the journey taken to co-create a wellbeing framework for the student accommodation sector.

Student resilience: Exploring the positive case for resilience

Unite Students shares the findings from its student resilience survey, and how this can inform mental health approaches going forward.
Corporate blogs

Middlesex Street Excavation Blog – New discovery

MOLA archaeologists discover 18th century tobacco-pipe kiln at the Boar’s Head Site

LGBT students and family estrangement: how to help

Eluned Parrott, former Director of The Unite Foundation shares some insightful statistics and thought-provoking commentary on why this segment of our wider community appears to be experiencing estrangement issues the most.
Corporate blogs

Data security blog

Jeremy Ehlers talks about our success in attaining Cyber Essentials Plus certification

Five things you need to know about today’s students

Corporate blogs

Middlesex Street Excavation Blog

Heather Knight, a MOLA archaeologist leads the excavation of the Boar's Head Playhouse

5 things you should know about 2019’s students

Jenny Shaw highlights some of the key findings from our 2019 student and applicant insight report, 'The New Realists'.

Student Outcomes Matter – Support them

What is really important to Chinese students?

A new, government-backed standard for student wellbeing in PBSA

Introducing the Student Wellbeing In Purpose-Built Student Accommodation Guide, co-created with the British Property Federation.

Proudly supporting Student and Staff Diversity

Corporate blogs

Unite Foundation Director’s Blog

The Director of The Unite Foundation discusses the LGBT community and estrangement
Corporate blogs

Student wellbeing in PBSA guide launch

The Student Wellbeing in PBSA Guide, co-created by Unite Students launches
Corporate blogs

Pride Blog

Our VAT manager talks about her experiences as a member of the LGBT community
Corporate blogs

IntoUniversity blog

IntoUniversity talks about our Leapskills programme
Corporate blogs

Placer Blog

The Project Director at Placer talks about the new work placement app
Corporate blogs

Cultural awareness blog

Our International Sales and Partnership Manager discusses cultural awareness
Corporate blogs

Unite Foundation scholar blog

A Unite Foundation scholar discusses broadening access to higher education

The student guide to Bristol


Breaking The Barriers


Unite Students Capital Markets Day

Unite Students hosted a Capital Markets Day on 26 September 2017.
Corporate blogs

Superhero Foundation Blog

Our web content executive, Saffa, explains why she's supporting The Superhero Foundation

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