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Have you completed your student survey?

Undergraduates - Tell us what you think sbout studying at Essex and we'll give £1 to charity for every survey completed.

So far, we've raised nearly £2,000 for your chosen charities - Colchester and Tendring Women's Refuge, South East and Central Essex Mind and Stand up to Racism.

If you haven't done it already, you can complete your survey now and help us raise even more.

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Get prepared for your exams

Make the most of our Talent Development Centre during the exam period. We offer a range of support and resources, including how to prepare for your exams.

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Receive instant wisdom from Twitter

We've been asking for your top revision tips on Twitter and you've been sharing some great ideas. Take a look at #InstantWisdom.

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Find out what you don't know

You can find the reading lists for your modules online and get hold of the books from our library. Don't forget, your Subject Librarian is an expert guide to all things library related.

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Make the most of Listen Again

Listen Again is a free service that lets you 'listen again' to many of your lectures to help you revise. Find out more.

Study skills workshops

Our study skills workshops are open to all students and run throughout the term at our Colchester and Southend campuses. Why not book your place now?

Boost your talent

From critical thinking and better writing to improving your English, if you’re looking for support in any aspect of study skills – our Talent Development Centre can help you.

UROP placements

Our Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme gives you the chance to work with an academic on a research project.