At regular intervals, a group of UK Students’ Unions comes together to design, fund and commission research into students’ views and experience of university. Previously Students’ Unions have looked at the student view of teaching excellence, and student perceptions of value for money. This time around a group has come together to learn more about a number of student living and lifestyle issues. Our study covers over 8,000 students studying at over 120 providers, appropriately weighted, and the 26 sponsoring Students’Unions have access to local data that can usefully be compared against the national picture.
Here are the main findings: