On the occasion of the fourth Student Council on March 19th, we invited the Rector, Paul Thompson, the Academic Pro Rector, Naren Barfield, and Margaret Bird, the Head of Human Resources, to attend a Q&A session with the student representatives, in which a range of issues were addressed, notably the resignation of a number of … Continue reading Student Council Q&A with the Rector, Paul Thompson, Pro-Rector Naren Barfield, and HR Director Margaret Bird on the departure of Heads of Programme
Dear member of the RCA student body, WHICH? have released an analysis of higher education institutions’ (HEI’s) terms on making changes to courses. You can find the full report here. The report is based on responses to a number of questions made under the Freedom of Information (FoI) act and sent to all British HEIs. HEIs … Continue reading Which? Higher education: a review of providers’ rights to change courses with Response from the RCA
Technical Services have drawn up a handy map of where all of the computer clusters/printers are across the college. Feel free to download below.
College Updates regarding Equality and Diversity Policy There is an ongoing project to capture more diverse images of students and staff across college. The Rectors next monthly update will remind all programmes to put staff through equality and diversity training. Policy development : the updated equality policy has been added to the college regulations. Parents … Continue reading Equality and Diversity in the RCA – First Committee Meeting Notes
We have received many emails about students’ pending Oystercard applications. We do apologise for the long wait. However, The reason for the delay in your Oystercard approval is that Registry has not yet sent us a list of the successfully registered students from last week yet. We are not able to approve applications without their … Continue reading Regarding your Oystercards…
Dear new RCA SU Friends!! Welcome to the beginning of the school year! We had a great first day at registration week and it was great to meet so many of you! Student societies are a great way to get to know new people, to pursue interests, and to start projects together. To join … Continue reading Meet new friends! Sign up here to join RCA societies!
If you are interested in working at the RCA Student Union facilities, please visit our INSIDE JOB page of this website and fill out the form there!
SO…. The college invited us to sit in on this year’s first council meeting, in which we discuss the strategic plan for the college over the next five years. Really interesting, since it took place in a part of the culture of the college that we as students don’t normally see until the pomp and … Continue reading WOW! Our first Council Meeting
We have met with Andrew Asbury, the Head of Building and Estates, to get some clarification on the move that will be taking place on the RCA campus over the coming Christmas Break – namely, the opening of the Woo Building and the transfer of the Ceramics & Glass and GSMJ departments. According to Andrew, the … Continue reading THE BIG MOVE: What is happening with the Woo Building?
A Student Union is one of those things that come with paying up to £26,900 to go to a British art school. How to explain where we stand between you and the “most influential postgraduate school of art and design”? Well, we are a part of the RCA, but we also aren’t. Being a student … Continue reading A Guide to the Students Union