Money, Money, Money

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It needn’t be a worry. Get some extra cash and some work experience while you’re at university with Unitemps, the student-only employment agency right here on campus.

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London 2012: A legacy for all?

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Will the lives of people in England’s capital and the surrounding area actually change for the better because of the Olympic Games? Dr Lynn Minnaert, University of Surrey lecturer in Tourism and Events, takes a closer look. LONDON 2012 HAS set the goal from the outset to be the most inclusive Games ever – a very [...]

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Surrey’s welcome first

Welcome

We’re the University that makes you feel at home as soon as you arrive. Who says so? Our students!

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Our Handy Guide to your Uni Accommodation

Accommodation

Going away to uni? Big step! But your new home is where you’ll make your first Surrey friends, so let’s look at what sort of accommodation is best for you FIRST YEAR IS the ideal time for you to flourish socially and academically, and form relationships that can last a lifetime. It may sound like a [...]

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Are you experienced?

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Graduates need experience, says a recent poll of employers. At the University of Surrey, our undergraduate degrees come with experience built in. A poll has found that more than half of the UK’s leading employers won’t consider applicants for graduate positions unless they have experience of the workplace. And more than a third say they [...]

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Ivy Arts Centre

Ivy Arts Centre

All students at Surrey can enjoy the fantastic facilities offered by the newly opened Ivy Arts Centre – whether as a performer or audience member. For arts students, this stunning £4.5m venue provides state-of-the-art production and performance spaces, including a 200-seat theatre, studios and workshops, plus a large wardrobe store, costume making room, box office [...]

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Meet The Mentor!

Meet the mentor

Our groundbreaking Court Life Mentoring scheme means new students always have a friendly face to turn to. We met Yash Agarwal to talk about his time as a mentor at Manor Park. WE KNOW THAT leaving your friends and family to come to university can seem a little daunting, so several years ago we launched [...]

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Team Building Exercise

Surrey Sports Park

Drive along the A3 near Guildford and you’ll see a building with a gorgeous curving roof. This is the new Surrey Sports Park, one of the most ambitious sports and exercise facilities ever created by a UK university. A BEAUTIFUL WAVELIKE roof has emerged from the side of the Hog’s Back, the high ridge of [...]

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It’s a MADTV world!

Mad TV

Want to hear the story of how a couple of beers turned into a television station? Pull up a chair and meet Mike Frazer and Yasna Mostofi from MADTV. MADVERT Runtime0:33 Views86 “Basically, there was a guy called Matthew Goodwin and myself having a few drinks one night,” recounts Mike Frazer, co-founder of MADTV. “And [...]

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