Everyone has different reactions to finding out they’re pregnant. Some people will be delighted; others will feel shocked or worried. Everyone needs time to think and some information about what to do next. 

If you think you might be pregnant but you’re not sure, it's important to take a pregnancy test as soon as possible - click here

If you have concerns about your studies, leaves of absences or anything else relating to pregnancy or maternity please get in contact with our Guild Advice team at

The University’s Equality and Diversity Advisor for Students - Jane Tope, can also be contacted at

The University’s Student Maternity Guidelines - click here

For Student Parents and Carers  - click here

Contact Us

Comm. Wardens - 0121 415 8968

Guild Advice - 0121 415 8965

Guild Lettings - 0121 415 8376

Student Mentors - 0121 415 8967

Global Buddies - 0121 415 8963






Meet your officer team

Every year, a team of Officers are elected by YOU to help you get the best out of Birmingham. Each officer leads a different part of the Union on your behalf – click on their faces below to find out what they do and how to get in touch…

Ellie Keiller - Guild President
Shannon Farmer - Activities & Development Full Time Officer
Adam Goldstone - Education Full Time Officer
Kris Ali - Housing & Community Full Time Officer
Rose Bennett - Postgraduate Full Time Officer
Jess Levy - Representation & Resources Full Time Officer
Helena Bailey - Sports Full Time Officer
Henny Green - Welfare Full Time Officer

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