Equality, Diversity & Inclusion

Socio-Econonomic Disadvantage

 Sometimes widening participation students are inadvertently or deliberately shamed by more privileged students. 

How do students experience microaggressions?

How do students experience microaggressions?

Counteracting Socio-Economic Microaggressions

Tips on counteracting socio-economic microaggressions and creating an inclusive environment

What is socio-economic disadvantage?

Less obvious than racism and other forms of discrimination, the lack of awareness and understanding about socio-economic disadvanatge can lead to students feeling excluded from our community.

Have you thought about your position?

Coming from a wealthy and privileged background gives some a massive advantage over others, due to a variety of factors. 

Finding out more

Further reading and resources