Latest statements from UEA

Tribute to Sir Timothy Colman

UEA is deeply saddened to hear of the death of Sir Timothy Colman. Sir Timothy had a lasting impact on the life and work of the University, and he will be sorely missed. As chairman of the...

Update on situation in Afghanistan – 26 August 2021

On 19 August, the  University issued a statement  regarding the distressing scenes unfolding in Afghanistan and called for the Government to expedite the safe passage of affected...

Statement on Afghanistan from UEA Vice-Chancellor Professor David Richardson

The University of East Anglia (UEA) is deeply concerned at the distressing scenes unfolding in Afghanistan and calls for the UK Government to expedite the safe passage of affected students to take...

UEA condemns racist abuse of England footballers

UEA Statement from Vice-Chancellor David Richardson, Carlene Cornish, co-chair of the Vice-Chancellor’s Taskforce on Tackling Racism at UEA, and Aaron Campbell, Welfare, Community and...

Statement on North Western Link Road

The University has been asked to make clear its position in regard to the North Western Link Road, please see our statement below: "UEA has not taken an institutional view of the merits or not...

Statement from UEA Vice-Chancellor Professor David Richardson

‘ I am aware of reports of anti-semitism in the UK at this time and I have met with representatives of the Jewish Student’s Society to listen to their concerns. It is important to be clear that we...

Tribute to Dr Ian Gibson

UEA is deeply saddened to hear of the death of Ian Gibson, who had a profound and lasting influence on the University.

UEA pays tribute to His Royal Highness Prince Philip

It is with deepest sorrow that the University learned of the death of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. UEA Vice-Chancellor Prof David Richardson said: “It is enormously...

Remembering Professor Andrew Thomson

It’s with great sadness that the University has learnt of the recent passing of Professor Andrew Thomson, FRS OBE. A world-leading researcher in understanding the roles of metals in life, Prof...

COVID-19 Update

To view our latest reported Covid-19 figures please see our website Covid Advice and Guidance Information .

Three UEA Students Fined

A University spokesperson said: “We fully support the actions of the police. Students, like everyone else, have to adhere to the law and where there is a breach of the rules they should expect to...

Food support package for self-isolating students

A UEA spokesperson said: “Students are being given assistance to self-isolate and we will continue to review our support to those students, and that includes the cost of the on-campus food...

Latest A Level Announcement - Statement by UEA

“This is welcome news for A Level students and their families who have faced a very difficult situation and confusion following last minute changes to the process. As a University we continue to...

Blackbaud data security incident

Introduction The information below relates to a data security incident that affected Blackbaud, who provide the IT systems we use to keep in touch with our alumni and...

Self-isolation on campus

A UEA spokesperson said: “Following the Government’s announcement yesterday we have been advised that a student flat on the UEA campus is self-isolating after receiving advice from 111. This is a...

Coronavirus guidance

Students and staff with any concerns over the coronavirus outbreak in China are encouraged to check updates from Public Health England.

UEA supports trans rights

UEA is committed to standing up for human rights and inclusion. UEA is a place where people are free to express themselves and know that others will stand up for those rights.    UEA...

Philosophy Research Seminar

UEA has a legal duty under the Education Act 1986 to permit all kinds of legal views to be expressed on campus and we need to ensure that this is done safely.  The decision to reschedule has...