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Social Life & Community


The Yeovil College University Centre Experience

Yeovil College University Centre aims to give you a full university experience, including social events and other activities. These are led by the HE Student Liaison Officer.

Social Side of University

Working with students and our partner universities, the HE Student Liaison Officer is responsible for social events, clubs and societies. Then also encourages students to become active participants in the wider community through volunteering and fundraising.


What sort of events have taken place at the University Centre?

Staff and students at Yeovil College University Centre have been involved in lots of different activities and projects in recent years. These have included collecting for charities such as Amnesty International, World Aids Day, the Salvation Army and Somerset Flood Relief, contributing to student magazines and volunteering at a retirement home.

Is there a Freshers Fair?

Yes. Every September, there is a Freshers Fair at Yeovil College University Centre attended by lots of different organisations and departments. Come along to find out more!


Getting Your Voice Heard

As well as acting as the lynchpin of university social life, the HE Student Liaison Officer is also there to support and speak up for you if you have any issues to raise with the University Centre.

How can I get involved?

You can volunteer to become a Student Representative to help get the feedback and opinions of your class/course heard, get involved in Student Shout! or contact the HE Student Liaison Officer about your ideas for clubs, societies or other activities. She will support you in any way she can.



Information, Advice & Guidance

The HE Student Liaison Officer is there to ensure a co-ordinated approach to student support at Yeovil College University Centre. As well as training Student Representatives, the HE Liaison Officer will also help you find the right person to speak with if you need specific advice and guidance.

Student Unions

If you are completing a qualification validated or franchised by one of our partner universities, you may be able to join the associated student union. For more information, please visit the relevant university or student union website:

Plymouth University – www.plymouth.ac.uk/

University of the West of England – www.uwesu.org

University of Gloucestershire – www.yourstudentsunion.com

As you browse and navigate this website you will find more about our student’s success , the support available, our annual graduation ceremony, our research activities, accommodation options, fees and funding information, our Student’s Union, News and forthcoming Events. For additional information you can also look at the UK Government’s ‘Unistats’ website – which provides full breakdowns regarding each programme (just search for Yeovil College).


Buy if there’s anything more you wish to know please feel free to drop us an email, give us a call, or pop in for a chat / advice. The dedicated Yeovil College University Centre team is here to support you – all the way from your initial enquiry, through to graduation and beyond.