Category: Student Experience

Coming next week…

coming next week
On Monday 3 October 2016 the Student Experience Office will be sending the first Experience Bolton newsletter out to students. We wanted you to be able to see it before they do so you can familiarise yourself with it. So here is the link: www.bolton.ac.uk/experiencebolton Please take a look and...

Literacy and numeracy support

Numeracy and literacy
The University is committed to providing students with the literacy and numeracy skills support that they need to successfully complete their programme of study.  In the next few weeks all new foundation and undergraduate students will be required to undertake an online literacy skills check.  If relevant to their...

Help us find student mentors

Experience Bolton Peer Mentoring
Do you know of any students who would be suitable to become a peer mentor for the new academic year 2016-17? The Student Experience Team are looking for nominations for suitable students who are available to provide advice and information on aspects of study and student life for new...

Student communications

Good communication is fundamental to the student experience.  Over the past year colleagues from across the University have been working on a new Student Communications Plan. The plan recognises that student communications fall into two distinct areas (1) the channels used to engage with students and (2) the content...

Welcome and Induction 2016

Welcome and Induction 2016 will formally begin on Thursday 1 September when we start to welcome our new students to the University. Over the past year we have been working with colleagues to produce a Welcome and Induction Framework to ensure that all new students are welcomed to the university...

Volunteering & Events

UB-inVolved, the University’s Volunteering service, which formerly sat within the Careers Service, is now part of the Student Experience team and is working with colleagues from across the University to raise awareness of the value of volunteering to students and provide opportunities for students to get involved beyond their...

The Bolton Partnership

partnership
Any community works better if there is clarity on the roles and expectations on each member of that community. This is exactly what Bolton Students’ Union and the Student Experience Team are formulating right now – an agreement that sets out the mutual expectations for all staff and students...

Peer learning initiatives

peer learning
From September 2016 the Student Experience team will be working with colleagues in each School to pilot a number of Peer Assisted Study Session (PASS) Pilots as well as re-vamping the accredited university peer mentoring programme. PASS involves training students in higher years as PASS Leaders to run weekly...

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