University Disclosure Log

Date received Date due Date completed Information asked for Notes
7 August 20135 September 201312 August 2013- The proportion of your undergraduate body that attended an independent (fee paying) school
- What proportion of those students did not receive a scholarship or any similar financial support
- The proportion of your undergraduate body that receives some form of means tested financial support from the government
- Any more detailed statistics on the proportion of your undergraduate body that receives the varying tiers of support from the government
- The proportion of your undergraduate body that qualified for free school meals
The University does not this information
5 August 20133 September 201327 August 2013Could you please let me know how many students you disciplined in the academic years 2011-12 and 2012-13 (a figure for each year) for handing in custom essays or assignments bought from essay writing services (or essay mills, as they re sometimes called).The University have not had any academic misconducts relating to commissioned essays.
22 August 201320 September 201327 August 20131. Hand towels:-
Supplier:
Manufacturer and Manufacturers code:
Case Size:
Cost per Case:
Annual usage:

2. Toilet Rolls:-
Supplier:
Manufacturer and Manufacturers code:
Case Size:
Cost per Case:
Annual usage:

3. Soap:-
Supplier:
Manufacturer and Manufacturers code:
Case Size:
Cost per Case:
Annual usage:

4. Refuse Sacks:-
Supplier:
Description:
Case Size:
Cost per Case:
Annual usage:

5. When were the contracts last market tested to ensure best value?
6. Who is head of Procurement and what is their email address?
1. Hand towels:-
Supplier: not used as electric hand driers installed
Manufacturer and Manufacturers code:
Case Size:
Cost per Case:
Annual usage:

2. Toilet Rolls:-
Supplier: Bunzl
Manufacturer and Manufacturers code:
Case Size: case of 27
Cost per Case: �21.85
Annual usage: not identified as a range of products ordered from supplier

3. Soap:-
Supplier: Premiere Products
Manufacturer and Manufacturers code:
Case Size: 6 x 1 litre sachets
Cost per Case: �19.90
Annual usage: not identified as a range of products ordered from supplier

4. Refuse Sacks:-
Supplier: Peace Packaging
Description: Black Bags
Case Size: 1,000
Cost per Case: �43.98
Annual usage: not identified as a range of products ordered from supplier

5. When were the contracts last market tested to ensure best value? Through purchasing consortium contracts, during 2013 in line with EU protocol
6. Who is head of Procurement and what is their email address? Purchasing officer is David Glover, t.d.glover@staffs.ac.uk
31 August 201327 September 201324 September 2013Can you tell me whether, for any or all of your undergraduate courses, you ever have a term (ie the summer) in any year or years in which there is no scheduled face-to-face/contact teaching in your timetable?Our Schools & Faculties have different delivery depending on the type of course, all standard UG courses delivered throughout semesters 1 & 2 have scheduled face to face/contact teaching. Award leaders who deliver short courses, non-standard courses, fast-track or teach over the summer all have scheduled face to face/contact teaching.

The University�s 2-year fast track students commence with a mixture of intensive face-to-face teaching, and then move to the virtual learning environment (via blackboard). In Semester 6, level 6 2-year LLB students are on 100% virtual learning environment (via blackboard). Other awards that are delivered in semester 3 have face to face delivery

One Faculty has none standard teaching times, at UG level all terms contain contact time. This may be via distance learning or face to face contact.
16 August 201316 September 201310 September 2013Please could you provide the following information about university accommodation.


1) What was the price of the cheapest possible, non-shared, single student bedroom in the academic year 2012-13? (Please provide a single figure for the total cost for a whole academic year - i.e. Not the price per week).

2) What was the price of the cheapest possible, non-shared, single student bedroom in the academic year 2011-12? (Please provide a single figure for the total cost for a whole academic year - i.e. Not the price per week).

3) What was the price of the cheapest possible, non-shared, single student bedroom in the academic year 2010-11? (Please provide a single figure for the total cost for a whole academic year - i.e. Not the price per week).


NB: For this FOI, "student bedroom" should be defined as accommodation which undergraduates can stay in, that is owned and/or managed by the university. The accommodation does not have to be exclusively for undergraduates, but it must be accommodation that undergraduates are able to use.
2012/13 �64.00
2011/12 �62.00
2010/11 �60.00