Minimum wage increase

An increase in minimum wage rates has come into effect on 1 October 2014, the first cash increase in real terms in six years. The above inflation rise follows the recommendations from the…

Halls rent has been rising dramatically

The Glasgow Guardian has found that the weekly charges for the cheapest single rooms in halls have increased by over 18% in just four years. A report from 2010 in the Guardian highlighting the…

Student information released to police

A freedom of information request by the Evening Times has revealed that Glasgow University passed personal details of more than 30 students onto the police with regards to a bomb hoax, fraud offences…

Glasgow vs Edinburgh: A tale of two cities

Which city comes out on top for students? An article written in The Scotsman recently reported that Edinburgh was a cheaper university city than Glasgow to live in, and so the historic rivalry between…