Budget 2020 Does Not Reflect Student Needs The Union of Students in Ireland have continuously...Read More
Education within USI falls under the remit of the Vice President for Academic Affairs. This means that they lead USI’s work on a range of academic related issues such as quality assurance, student engagement, and teaching & learning.
They also work with a number of other bodies within the Irish Higher Education sector - you can find out more about these bodies by clicking on the images below:
- IUA (Member of the Steering Group for IUA’s Enhancing Digital Teaching and Learning Project)
- QQI (Member of the QQI Board, and various working groups)
- National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching & Learning (Member of the Board)
- Student Survey.ie (Member of the Steering and Technical Groups)
- National Student Engagement Programme (Member of the Steering Group, Chair of the National Network)
The Vice President for Academic Affairs also supports and advises education officers, and those responsible for education in local students’ unions. This includes providing advice and training on class rep engagement, casework, policy and more.
USI welcomes €36.5 million in third level education but emphasised that it is insufficient by €100 million
The Union of Students in Ireland has welcomed the allocation of €36.5 million to the third level...Read More
The Coalition for Publicly Funded Higher Education call for immediate governmental investment in third level education sector
The Coalition for Publicly Funded Higher Education, a group comprising of USI, SIPTU, IFUT, IMPACT...Read More
10,628 new student voters were registered by the Union of Students in Ireland across 24 college campuses between the 6th and 8th October. USI launched their campaign ‘Education Is’ to educate, empower and register students to...Read More
USI condemns reductions in social welfare payments for young people, call for further investment to deliver Youth Guarantee
The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) have today condemned the marginalising of unemployed young...Read More