The Union Advice Workers provide information, advice, representation and advocacy through a free, confidential, impartial and independent service to all students at UWS.
Our Advice workers support students across all UWS Campuses (Ayr, Lanarkshire, Paisley, Dumfries & London).
Please note: Due to the ongoing situation around COVID19, Heather and Barbara are working remotely. Heather and Barbara can offer Zoom meetings to students who need them. The easiest way to get in touch with them in the first instance is via email.
Your Union provides information, advice, representation and advocacy through a free, confidential, impartial and independent service to all students at UWS. We have created several documents that are aimed at helping you throughout your time at university.
There is information on how to cope with mental health which you can access here.
We also created an FAQ on assessment that will help with any questions you have on assessments which you can also find here.
First year students will also now be given a grade point average alongside their grade, if you want more information on GPA then you can find an information leaflet here.
Please click here for a Guide to Scots Law in 10 different languages. It has been compiled by New College Lanarkshire for students who are new to Scotland as an introduction.