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Covid: Glasgow University to refund students ordered to self-isolate

23 days ago   |   By The Guardian

One month's rent to be reimbursed as compensation after coronavirus outbreak led to new restrictions Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Glasgow University is to refund one month's rent to students in halls of residence as compensation after hundreds were forced to self-isolate following an outbreak of coronavirus. Students, many of whom are living away from home for the first time, have been told they cannot visit their families, and are banned from going to pubs and restaurants over the weekend, after 124 cases of new infections were reported on Thursday.
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Glasgow University to refund students in halls one month of rent after 600 put in isolation

Glasgow University to refund students in halls one month of rent after 600 put in isolation

23 days ago   |   By Metro

Around 600 students are currently in self-isolation at the University of Glasgow
Glasgow University has said it will refund all its students living in halls of residence one month of rent.
It comes after at least 124 students tested positive for coronavirus , forcing around 600 students into self-isolation.
The Scottish Government and Universities Scotland has asked freshers not to socialise in pubs, restaurants and other venues this weekend.
The university has now said it will refund rent, as well as make a £50 food payment to students and offer them extra student support.
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