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HISA and UHI: Student Partnership Agreement

SPA signing 2018_Alan and Clive

The University of the Highlands and Islands was the first university in Scotland to launch a Student Partnership Agreement (SPA).  

The SPA was developed in light of recommendations in the Scottish Government's Post-16 Education Green Paper and sets out how students and staff can work together to improve the student experience.

This year's Student Partnership Agreement was signed by HISA Regional President Alan Simpson (right) and UHI Principal and Vice Chancellor, Clive Mulholland (left).

2018-19 Student Partnership Agreement

The 2018-19 Student Partnership Agreement sets out how HISA and UHI will work together to benefit all students across the whole partnership.

Each year your HISA Regional Officers and members of UHI's Student Engagement Team work together on three focus themes (workstreams). This year's SPA themes are:


Your HISA Local Student Officers (Deputes) are also working on Local Partnership Agreements (LPAs) at each academic partner. You can see those LPAs which have been signed below: