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Universities minister promises review of tuition fees

They have claimed that Labour’s pledge to abolish fees is unrealistic.

 
What's that mean again?

Your exam timetables is not the only thing we have gotten this December. You can now ask for a dictionary during your exam if you get stuck on a meaning or two.

 
£25,000 threshold for uni re-payments

Tuition fee repayment earnings threshold to rise to £25,000

 
Guardian interview with VC Alec Cameron!

VC of Aston university sits down with the Guardian about changes going forward.

 
The SU is Going Green

Aston Students’ Union has rocketed up the University’s Go Green League Table to reach the dizzy heights of 4th place.

 
Some great BUCS results this week!

Aston gets a leg up over a certain university

 
 
‘Super’ Win for Aston’s Marvel & DC Society

AMDCS have won £1,000 in the PwC Opportunity Challenge, which took place during a dark (k)night at the Gosta Green on Tuesday 28th November.

 
ARC Rises to Top of the Table

The Students’ Union’s Advice and Representation Centre has been voted the best support service at Aston University

 
Aston receives a funding Boost!

Aston University has been awarded £250,000

 
Printer Credits, they're important right?

We want to find out your opinions on printer credits.

 
So long, and thanks for all the Subs.

It is with regret that this week we have to say thank you and goodbye to Subway in the SU.

 
Aston Got Gold!

So you may have heard Aston got Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF)

 
Counter-Fraud Alert

A sophisticated attack. Be Careful!!

 
ASTONBURY

Every year the SU holds the annual Astonbury, but this year expect even more.

 
Skydiving raises £4000 for local charity

Staff from the Coventry-based ExtraCare Charitable Trust have taken part in a skydive to raise money for local older people.

 
The Limits of Blind Marking

Study by British university finds the practice does little to eliminate achievement gaps.

 
Step up your fitness!

Ten-minute walk a day improves fitness and well-being

 
A-level students face ‘minefield’ of university league tables

Students struggling to decide on a university in the wake of this week’s A-Level results

 
CONTACT LENS COURSE AT ASTON

The tertiary institution has been certified to offer the Professional Higher Certificate in Contact Lens Practice by the College of Optometrists

 
Clearing up student finance

Students still have time to get their finances sorted for the 17/18 academic year.

 
Aston Graduate Average Salaries

One way to measure a university’s impact is to look at earnings data

 
London Midland Lose Franchise

Trains in the West Midlands are to be run by a new operator from December - but what does this mean for passengers?

 
Student Switch Off

Since it began in 2006/07 the campaign has reached over 1 million students living in halls of residence

 
Say Hello to ASU

We’ve been working on a new brand identity that matches our ambitions for the future.

 
SEOTY Awards Success

Student Employee of the Year Awards: Aston University student declared National JobShop Winner 2017

 
New SU Building Confirmed

Aston University have demonstrated their commitment to giving students value for money by allocating around £10million for a new Students’ Union building development, set to open in spring 2019.

 
 
Universities minister promises review of tuition fees

They have claimed that Labour’s pledge to abolish fees is unrealistic.

 
£25,000 threshold for uni re-payments

Tuition fee repayment earnings threshold to rise to £25,000

 
Guardian interview with VC Alec Cameron!

VC of Aston university sits down with the Guardian about changes going forward.

 
The SU is Going Green

Aston Students’ Union has rocketed up the University’s Go Green League Table to reach the dizzy heights of 4th place.

 
Some great BUCS results this week!

Aston gets a leg up over a certain university