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The future of financial support for students

With the future of financial support for students in mind, our latest research presents students' thoughts and identifies opportunities for institutions.

Our complex relationship with money: the importance of financial education

In celebration of Vivi's new book Stay Financially Healthy While You Study, here's a summary of Vivi’s conversation with Clare Seal, the creator of the @myfrugalyear Instagram account, about our complex relationship with money, how finances affect students, and the importance of financial education and literacy.

A student perspective: financial anxiety in students and opportunities for the sector

Salma Hussain, President of KCLSU, joined us for a candid conversation about financial anxiety in students and opportunities for universities and colleges.

Financial worries: the impact on students’ mental health and university experience

We've been exploring how students' finances have been affected by COVID-19 and the impact of financial concerns on students' physical and mental health and university experience.

Financial education and student wellbeing with Dr Dominique Thompson

A summary of the conversation between Dr Dominique Thompson and our Founder & CEO, Vivi, about financial education and the impact of money worries on student wellbeing.

The future of payments: fintech and student hardship funding

Fintech is evolving; find out how it can be used to improve the student hardship funding experience and deliver faster financial support to those who need it.

Takeaways from our sector expert webinar speakers

Our regular webinar briefings have kept HE staff up to date on all things financial wellbeing and support for students. Here's a recap of takeaways from this term's sector expert guest speakers.

Students’ thoughts on help from support staff this term

We asked our student community for their thoughts on the help they've received from university support staff this term. Here's what they said. Spoiler: there’s a lot of love in this free, downloadable report!

The USS with Dr Sam Marsh: where are we now and what’s next?

Dr Sam Marsh from the University of Sheffield is the national negotiator for the University and College Union on the USS pension scheme. He gave us a great overview of the USS, including the lowdown on where we're at now and what might happen next.

Students’ thoughts on tuition fee refunds

In the spirit of listening more to students themselves, we asked our student community for their thoughts on tuition fee refunds for those studying under Covid restrictions. Here's what they said; read the free PDF report.