Community relations

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Peace Gardens, Sheffield
Peace Gardens, Sheffield

Community relations

At the heart of our community

We have a big impact in the local community.  Through research, volunteering and fundraising we’re making a positive difference to the life and economy of our city.

What we're doing
Student with paintbrush on a volunteering project

Student volunteering

We're making a difference

This year alone, our students have dedicated 32,000 hours to volunteering projects and raised over £170,000 for local charities.

How our students make a difference

Get in touch

If you have something you’d like to talk to us about, we’re ready to listen.


Becoming greener

We’re working hard to minimise our effect on the environment.

Our environmental initiatives

Raising aspirations, fulfilling potential

We work with young people from under-represented groups to encourage them to consider university.

Outreach programme examples
Student working with school children