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Remaining a place of sanctuary during outbreak

As a University of Sanctuary, UEA is committed to creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for all and any hostile attitudes which target members of particular communities are racist and completely unacceptable.

Delivering to your door

With the latest government measures advising us to stay at home unless absolutely necessary, buying essentials for the home has become that much more difficult.  

covid-19 updates - 24.03.2020

We hope you're keeping well and staying safe during this unprecedented time - please read for the latest updates on covid-19.

Let's get quizzical

To offer some light relief amongst the current challenges we’re all facing, we thought we’d challenge you to a short quiz of 2020 so far.

Do you have a story of community spirit?

In the past few days the UEA community has pulled together in extraordinary ways to protect the vulnerable, boost our health services, and support the people around us.

Hardship Funds

A reminder about hardship funds available if students are facing financial hardship in light of covid-19.

Lending a hand with sanitiser production

The state-of-the-art laboratories in the University of East Anglia’s recently opened New Science Building (NSB) are being put to good use during the coronavirus outbreak as a hub for the creation of hand sanitiser gel for local NHS organisations.

Spotlight On… Staying connected

Whether it’s via a daily Skype call, a morning group message or by holding your own virtual quiz, combatting loneliness and staying connected in the coming weeks is vital for our own wellbeing and for those around us.

Post Room - Service Updated 24.03.20

Postal Service changes due to COVID-19 - important update. We request that any purchases online are made only by students residing in campus accommodation and that these purchases are considered critical for welfare.

CareerCentral are still here to help

The CareerCentral and EnterpriseCentral buildings are currently closed, but the careers team are still on hand to help and there are plenty of ways you can still use the service.

Coronavirus - Looking after your wellbeing

Here's a reminder of services available at UEA to support your wellbeing, as well as some resources from mental health charities.

Covid-19 – University update 

The situation around the COVID-19 outbreak is incredibly fast-moving, and much has changed over the last few days alone. 

Online creative writing school creates new scholarship

The Novelry Scholarship, worth £16,500, will be available for talented writers with a place on the MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) for September 2020.

Foodbank collection

Uea(su) Welfare, community and diversity officer, Amelia Trew is responding to problems relating to coronavirus by collecting for local food banks.

UEA come together to show sporting passion

Last week (11 March) the culmination of a season’s hard work for over 600 student athletes from 64 sporting teams came to a head in the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Conference Championships, hosted at UEA for the very first time.

Ain’t no mountain high enough

A team of staff from INTO UEA and students from UEA’s mountaineering club have joined forces to take on the Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge in aid of INTO Giving which provides education to those in need.

Home of the Wonderful: Rosetta Stone

Natalia Luczak, a third year Chemistry student who’s learning to speak German, shares her ‘little but often’ tip for language learning, and how far she’s come a year after downloading Rosetta Stone.

UEA professor in national portrait exhibition

UEA’s Professor of Creative Writing and award-winning author, Professor Tessa McWatt, is featuring in the first photographic exhibition to honour Britain's black female professors.

Take part in this year's Norwich Science Festival

Expressions of interest for research presentations at this year's Norwich Science Festival, due to run between 24-31 October, are now being encouraged.

Spotlight on… Podcasts

If you find yourself at a loose end or searching for things to fill your time over the coming weeks, a podcast might be the perfect solution.