Free information sessions available to all University of Plymouth students

No matter where you’re at in life, navigating life as a student can be tough.


Our role, as your Students’ Union, is to offer you support and help you to ensure that you have all the information you need to have the best time at University possible. We’re hosting the following information sessions to help you get the information you need. All of the sessions are free to attend and will be delivered online/remotely.


You will need to book your space on each session in order to receive the joining instructions, you can do this for all three sessions through the UPSU website.

 

If you need support, check out our Advice pages for a whole host of information on a wide range of topics. You can also arrange to speak to an Advisor for free, confidential and independent support.

Access Advice and find more information on speaking to one of our friendly Advisors here.

 


 

Digital Safety, Fraud & Scams: Information Session

[Postponed]

 

This session will be delivered by representatives from Barclays.
 

Organised cyber criminals have been quick to take advantage of the opportunities presented by the Internet, particularly with the growth in shopping and banking online. If we all have a better understanding of the tactics used by today’s cyber criminals and fraudsters we will have a better chance of protecting ourselves.


Learn more about the different tactics used by fraudsters and how you can better protect yourself from online risks.

More information coming soon

 


 

Know Your Rights: Accommodation (Interactive Session)

Wednesday 4th November, 12:30pm - 1:15pm

 


It's easy to get lost in the excitement of moving into a new rented place, but it's important that you know your tenancy rights before you sign anything.
In this interactive session your friendly SU Advice advisers are going to run through some points that you need to be aware of and answer any questions that you may have.

Book your ticket here

 


 

Budgeting: Top Tips from your SU Advice Team

Wednesday 4th November, 4pm - 5pm


We know that money can be a big worry for you and that by coming to University you are investing in your future and we want to make sure you are getting the best value for money from your investment.
Join us for an interactive session with your SU Advice team who'll be sharing their top tips for making your money go that extra bit further; from planning a budget to getting discounts - we've got you covered.

Book your ticket here