Archive for the ‘Academic Registry’ Category

Media reporting on Applications

Mike Nicholson, Director of Student Recruitment & Admissions, outlines the University’s response following a report in the media

Useful info: Induction Week 2017

A web page of times, locations and links to help staff answer questions from new arrivals

Mike Nicholson's “grave concerns” about unconditional offers

Our Director of Student Recruitment & Admissions was interviewed for an article in The Guardian which asks whether giving A level students unconditional offers is a good idea.

New Gold Scholarships move beyond financial support

A unique new scholarship from the University of Bath gives students from the most disadvantaged backgrounds the chance to build social and cultural capital as well as offering increased financial support during their studies.

Conversion calling campaign

Our first ever conversion calling campaign is well underway: 4,000 calls made to prospective students

Exam contingency arrangements and adverse weather announcements more generally

Exam contingency arrangements for 2017 in case of adverse weather.

Exam contingency arrangements and adverse weather announcements more generally

Exam contingency arrangements for 2017 in case of adverse weather.

VC visits Recruitment & Admissions

“You are the dynamic heart of our University. If you didn’t do what you do so well, we wouldn’t be where we are”

Welcoming our new students to campus

This weekend our new undergrad & postgrad students arrived to take up their studies with us

Welcoming our new students to campus

This weekend our new students will be arriving on campus to begin their studies with us

Confirmation & clearing: We need you!

Admissions needs volunteers. Could you help out on Thu 18, Fri 19 or Mon 22 August in our call centre?

President & VC visits Academic Registry

Dame Glynis said to Registry staff: “Your experience and knowledge is vital to making new ideas happen.”

Lisa Isted hangs up ceremonial gown

After 20 years at the Uni, Assistant Registrar Lisa is going to train to be a priest in the Church of England

Mike Nicholson quoted on inflated grade offers in THE article

Mike Nicholson, Director of Recruitment & Admissions, shares concerns about some of the risks associated with the proposal to give applicants information on the final grades that students admitted to courses actually achieved, rather than the typical grades required to get an offer.

Individual mitigating circumstances for exams

Guidance for staff about conditions which temporarily prevent students from undertaking assessment or significantly impair their performance in assessment.

New online careers information for parents

A new online resource, launched by higher education institutions in the South West, will help parents and carers support young people in making the right decisions about study and work.

Individual mitigating circumstances for exams

Guidance for staff about conditions which temporarily prevent students from undertaking assessment or significantly impair their performance in assessment.

Bath is best city in UK for students: The Independent

The Independent claims the beauty and nightlife of Bath may make it the ideal spot for students to settle down in.

Trial of a third Open Day in 2016

The June 2016 Open Day event will run over two consecutive days – Thursday & Friday

Compulsory sign-in session for Tier 4 visa holders

All taught students on campus holding Tier 4 visas have been emailed to tell them they are required to attend a compulsory sign-in session on Wednesday 7 October.