Student Support blog

Our blog offers advice on applying to BCU if you require additional support, tips from our current students and an opportunity to get to know members of our support teams and the services they offer.

Applying to university with a disability

Student, Fleur, shares her top tips and advice on applying to university with a disability.

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Do houseplants benefit mental health and wellbeing?

Besides instantly improving a home’s aesthetic, we were keen to know how houseplants have helped to benefit our studen...

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How I looked after my mental wellbeing at uni

Looking after yourself and managing your time effectively is absolutely vital to your wellbeing. Olivia shares her exp...

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Meet the team - Kate Waugh, Head of Disability Services

Kate is our Head of Disability Services and is extremely experienced in working for disability rights. As a wheelchair-...

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Studying for a degree as a parent

Advice on how you can balance your education with your caring responsibilities, and how we can support you.

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Sign Language course for students

Birmingham City  University in partnership with CommPlus, a Sign Language Interpretation Specialist, have collaborated...

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