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Wimbledon College of Art wins RIBA Awards

The New Studios at Wimbledon were awarded both a Regional (London) and Sustainability award at the RIBA Awards ceremony in London last month, almost a year after winning the Ashden Award for energy efficiency.

Green Week at UAL

Green Week will be a celebration and exploration of sustainability at UAL and beyond, with a range of activities and events – please scroll down to find out what’s going on!

UAL recognised at Green Gown Awards

UAL’s Ian Lane, Head of Sustainability, has been recognised in this years Green Gown Awards. Ian has developed the Sustainability Team that forms part of the Estates Department; together they have seen UAL progress from an institution with increasing emissions … Continue reading

We have been nominated by the UK Event Awards!

Accommodation Services hosts the UK’s leading events programme which has been nominated in the ‘UK Event Awards’ for the second year running. Over the past year the events programme has gone from strength to strength and students have organised many … Continue reading

Welcome Weekend 2015

As we approach the start of the new academic year, Accommodation Services opened the doors of UAL’s 13 Halls of Residence to new students on Saturday 5th September for our annual Welcome Weekend.

Waste-Off 2015

An exciting new cross-University project has pitted Colleges against one another in a challenge to give everyday waste new value. Teams comprised of students, academic and technical staff, facility managers and comms have been coming together to collect material waste, create … Continue reading

It’s All About (You)

LCC was the venue for an enormously successful event in February run by our Accommodation Services Social Programme …  ‘It’s All About Me’. The focus of ‘It’s All About Me’ was to raise student awareness about the different services offered by UAL and in particular … Continue reading

Bon Voyage to Chelsea’s Clock… (only temporarily!)

An historic moment this morning saw Chelsea’s D Block Clock begin rather a special journey up North.  The elderly timepiece, which has steadfastly refused to tell the time since Chelsea College moved in ten years ago, has been sent off for … Continue reading

Relaunch party for LCC’s DarkRoom Bar…

Following on from our successful refurb of the DarkRoom bar at LCC, the relaunch party was held on Thursday 15th January – a great turnout and some super feedback from students on the work….  Well, they definitely look like they’re … Continue reading

Executive FM Visit to UAL

Article by Guus van Haasteren On 14th of November, the UAL Facilities team were pleased to host a group of 30 executives from Dutch multi-nationals including Heineken, Shell, Schiphol Group and Siemens. The trip, arranged by Dutch Company ‘Hospitality Group’ … Continue reading