First-time buyers focused on the School for Teacher Training (SCITTs) no longer need access agreements, but you can see an archive of previous SCITT access agreements. Prior to the creation of the Student Office, the access system to higher education was under the jurisdiction of the Fair Access Office (FFO). OFFA pointed out that the persistence of students` non-loading in the rates specified in its access agreements proves that the university has been seriously negligent in interpreting their access agreement, the expectations of the OFFA and related legislation and regulations. Approved access and participation plans and access agreements for the University of Staffordshire can be find below or on the access and participation plan for the University of Staffordshire page of the website ofS. From 2020 to 21, the plans will last no more than five years. The plan covers the cohorts of students that the claimant will register within five years of the start date of the plan. Access agreements approved by the Director of Fair Access for academic years up to 2018-19 included, as well as access and participation plans for 2019-20, remain in effect for students covered by these agreements. You`ll find all the access and participation plans below. The University of Manchester is determined to be an open and accessible university, proactively seeking students capable of benefiting from higher education. A database containing access agreements is also available on the OfS website.
Higher education providers wishing to collect more than a certain level of tuition fees had to have “access agreements” approved by the OFFA indicating how the provider intended to maintain or improve student access, success and progression among people from disadvantaged and under-represented groups. OFFA oversaw the implementation of these agreements and took action in the event of a breach of agreements. If you have trouble reading this document for accessibility reasons, please send an email DCM@sussex.ac.uk and we will send the document to you in an alternative format. This is the third year in a row that the university has received a fee above the ceilings set out in its access contract. For more information on access rights violations for 2014-15 and 2015-2015-2016, visit the archived version of of of of THEFA`s website. This was particularly true in light of the university`s specific assurances of previous offences, that it “checked the 2016-17, 2017-18 and 2018-19 access agreements and found no anomalies in the fees specified in the access agreement and charged either in 2016-17 and 2017-18 or 2018-19.” In setting the penalty amount, the Director took into account the active approach taken by the new university college management to highlight the violation of the Student Office in May 2018, as well as the measures agreed by the Board of Governors of the University College in August 2018 in response to the independent review of spending on access agreements. The actions outline, among other things, how the College intends to resolve issues such as governance, which may have had the effect of not complying with the provisions of its plans and, in particular, of not allocating the resources allocated to the access objective. Do not comply with the provisions of the supplier`s access agreements. A full registration of the University of York access agreements is available on the OFFA website. Starting in the 2019/20 academic year, when access and participation plans come into effect under the current legal framework, there will be no new access agreements, but students who started their courses in previous years will continue to be covered by access agreements in force at the time.