MPCC common room
The MPCC common room (mature, part-time, commuting, and carer or parent students) is located centrally on Canterbury campus and is open Monday to Friday. As well as a social room and meeting room, there are two quiet study rooms, lockers, and kitchen access with a refrigerator, microwave, and kettle.
The MPCC common room is located on the ground floor of the Chipperfield Extension side entrance.
Mature Student Society
Kent Union has a Mature Student Society with acts as a forum to promote the challenges and needs of students over the age of 21. As well as being for mature students, the society welcomes students returning to education, part-time or a commuting student and students who have dependants or caring responsibilities.
The society meets regularly and is a great way to socialise with others students with similar responsibilities and potential interests.
Mature and part-time student network
Kent Union has a number of student networks. The mature and part-time student network aims to represent and act as the voice for all mature, commuting and part-time Students, and to feedback key issues that affect the Mature, Commuting and Part-Time student experience to both the University and Kent Union.
Student parents/carers support
If you are also a student parent/carer, we have additional support and information available.