Tag : fees

Shift cuts leave Union workers out of pocket

6 years ago / 0 comments

Workers at Essentials were this week told their shifts have been cut due to plunging footfall numbers in the Union. The number of shoppers in the Union was approximately 17% below target last week, partly due to the University’s failure to accurately anticipate the drop in student numbers following the … Read More

Student numbers slide as £9k fees kick in

6 years ago / 0 comments

The University has admitted that it is missing its target for students starting at Leeds this year. According to University Senate documents seen by this paper, the University is experiencing a shortfall in undergraduates, with at least 500 fewer than expected starting in September. Commenting on the figures, the University … Read More

Clegg apologises for fees U-turn

6 years ago / 0 comments

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has apologised to students for breaking his party’s pre-election pledge on tuition fees.