Did you know that at the University of Leicester, only 12% of staff come from an Asian background, and only 1.2% are black? Did you know that at this University, white students are 7.4% more likely to achieve a 2.1 or a 1st than their Asian counterparts, and 13.3% more likely than black students? Our student population is becoming more and more diverse, yet the curriculum remains male-dominated and Eurocentric. The LiberatED campaign aims to address inequalities in higher education by promoting an inclusive curriculum, specifically for students from marginalised backgrounds (BAME, Women, LGBT+, Disabled). Click here to take this survey so we can evidence real student experience when lobbying the University about these inequalities.
It is well known fact that as students, you pay a huge amount of money in tuition fees. But this is not the only cost of studying, and we are interested in finding out what hidden course costs you have also had to pay for. We want to uncover the true cost of studying at Leicester so click here to get involved.
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The information from this survey will help develop the Union's accommodation campaigns in the future. Please keep an eye out for all our activity this year and a hiuge thank you to everyone who attended our housing and flatmate finding events. All respondents to this survey will have the chance to enter themselves into a prize draw, with £100, £50 and £25 vouchers for Amazon up for grabs so click here to get started. Good luck!