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Current Policies

All the below policies have been passed by Student Council and are current. The date these policies will lapse is in brackets next to each policy. Passed policy remains in place for the academic year it is passed and then for 2 academic years afterwards unless removed by Student Council and/or the Trustee Board. Note policies passed before 30/06/2020 expire 3 years after date they were passed. 

Updates on Progress can be found here (last updated for Student Council 07/04/2022). 

2018-19_004: Societies in Open Days (31/07/2024, reapproved by Student Council 25/10/2021)

2018-19_006: Single Use Plastic (31/07/2024, reapproved by Student Council 07/04/2022)

2018-19_009: Domestic Air Travel (31/07/2024, reapproved by Student Council 07/04/2022)

2018-19_011: SU Against Fit to Sit (31/07/2024, reapproved by Student Council 07/04/2022)

2018-19_012: Deadlines and Multiple Assessments (31/07/2024, reapproved by Student Council 07/04/2022)

2019-20_002: Climate Emergency (28/04/2023)

2019-20_003: Discounted Club Memberships for Placement Students (28/04/2023)

2019-20_004: Fit to Study (28/04/2023)

2020-21_001: Voting Rights for Societies in Education Council and Welfare and Inclusion Council. (31/07/2023)

2020-21_002: Gender Neutral Toilets (31/07/2023)

2020-21_003: Gender Neutral Pronouns (31/07/2023)

2020-21_004: Menu Diversity (31/07/2023)

2020-21_005: Multifaith Rooms (31/07/2023)

2020-21_006: Sexual Violence, NDAs and Student Sex Workers (31/07/2023)

2020-21_007: TeamWorc Committee Name (31/07/2023)

2020-21_008: Gypsy, Traveller, Roma, Showman and Boater Pledge (31/07/2023)

2020-21_009: Nightbus Revival (31/07/2023)

2021-22_001: Responsible Freebie Giveaways (31/07/2024)

2021-22_002: EDI Training (31/07/2024)

2021-22_003: Accommodation for International Students with Families (31/07/2024)

2021-22-004: Restructure of Committee Roles for Sports Clubs and Societies (31/07/2024)

2021-22-005: WSU supports the NUS Student Strike (31/07/2024)

2021-22-006: Multiple Exams in one day (31/07/2025)

2021-22-007: University Grading and Postgraduate Application Support (31/07/2025)

2021-22-008: Disabled Students’ Access to Student Housing (31/07/2025)

2021-22-009: Removal of Policy 2019-20_001 and Removal of UWIC Student Council Representative (31/07/2024)

2021-22_010: Coming Soon......