NUS Wales isn't just for university students. In fact, more than half of our members are further education colleges. That's why we're working tirelessly to help these students grow their voice.
Find out more about the three-year project and discover a wealth of resources for college student representatives and staff.
The discrepancies between further and higher education support leave many learners in the lurch when it comes to funding. NUS Wales is currently researching the state of student support and funding within Wales' further education. Our findings will inform a future campaign for change.
Colleges in Wales are in need of strong unions. NUS Wales has poured its energy into developing these students' unions alongside better democratic structures through the FE Student Representation Project.
News about Further Education
NUS Wales adds five more colleges to its FE Student Representation project, as well as building a new resources page for class representatives and student governors.
Leighton Andrews AM, the Minister for Children, Education and Lifelong learning this week confirmed that he would be protecting the Education Maintenance Allowance in Wales. NUS Wales is delighted that the devolved administrations have recognised the value of the EMA scheme to young people from low income households in post 16 education.