University of York Students' Union (YUSU)

What have your Academic Reps been up to?

Have you made a positive impact in your department? Tell us and we will help spread the word! We love to hear about all your successes and the impact that Academic Reps are having on the student academic experience. We use the information to help spread best practice, spot areas where we can run larger campaigns and share termly reports across the University to celebrate all you do.

Click here to see the Summer 2018 Impact Report

Click here to see the Spring 2018 Impact Report

Click here to see the Autumn 2017 Impact Report


What have your Reps been up to?

Joshua & Daniel 
Archaeology Course Reps
Successfully lobbied for more time on a new exam after student feedback.

Aaron Bhalla & the Law School Reps All supervisors in Law will be undertaking mental health first aid training before the summer assessment periods. Supervisors in the future will undergo similar training as well.

Kia Alderson
Computer Science Course Rep
Petitioned and changed exam grades after an exam was incorrectly handled by the department and university.

Ela Piepiorka & the English Reps A Student Representation page is being set up. This will be the first and only non-social-media-non-physical-contact way that English Reps can contact their cohorts.

Kat Ferris & the Sociology Reps Lecture capture is now "opt-out" for all Sociology lectures. The Reps have also changed the way seminar groups are organised in first year.