About Academic Services

Academic Services is responsible for Aston's central academic administration and supports the work of Schools, and the University's regulatory, quality assurance, planning, and academic decision-making processes.

Academic Services provides services for a wide range of stakeholders including staff in Schools and central departments, students, employers, sponsors, funding bodies and other external agencies.

We are located on the ground floor of the Main Building in the heart of the Hub. The Hub aims to provide an attractive and accessible point, at which students, prospective students, staff and general visitors are able to:

  • access authoritative, professional and comprehensive advice and assistance on a range of student related matters

  • contact the Hub by telephone, e-mail, post or in person

  • conduct University administration efficiently in one place, significantly improving the student experience

  • access all key support services provided for students by the University.

Student and Academic Services are supported by high quality virtual services delivered using the latest ICT such as portals, internet and telephony. The Hub has brought together staff from a range of areas improving efficiency and locating expertise in one place.

Page reviewed: January 2017