Polls - The Results

  • This page is an archive of the UniLife polls  
  • Polls are used to gauge student opinions  
  • They are quick and easy but are not 100% accurate or representative
  • To suggest a topic for a poll email UniLife@southwales.ac.uk


Current Poll

Votes %
Yes, often
Once or twice
Never
I tried but they weren't much help
I don't know what that is


Older Polls

Votes %
Yes 214 39
No 197 36
I used Google Drive 98 18
What's OneDrive? 41 7
Total votes 550

A new OneDrive for file storage has been set up in your student Office 365 account. There are many benefits of using OneDrive, including automatic saving so you won't lose your work if your laptop dies! Please note, returning students have until 31st December 2019 to transfer files. After this date, your USW Google account will be archived.


Are you registered to vote? (12/11/2019 - 05/12/2019 )

Votes %
Yes 475 83
No 56 10
I don't know if I'm eligible to vote 44 8
Total votes 575

Anyone on the electoral register aged 18 or above on polling day has a vote. You have to be a British citizen, a qualifying Commonwealth citizen or a citizen of the Republic of Ireland. You can register to vote at any time if you are 17 - or 15 in Scotland. You need to register at least 12 working days before an election - so for a general election on 12 December, the deadline is 26 November.


What social media do you use? (10/10/2019 - 12/11/2019 )

Votes %
Facebook 141 20
Facebook Messenger 107 15
Instagram 214 30
Snapchat 88 12
Twitter 92 13
I don't use social media 67 9
Total votes - 709

Stay in touch with what's going on at the University of South Wales by following us on Twitter.


Votes %
Moving in and making new friends 110 20%
Freshers’ Fair and all the Welcome Events 56 10%
Exploring the area 37 7%
Trying out a new club, team or society 45 8%
Prepping for my course 307 55%
Total votes - 555

Visit the Welcome Events page for more information about what’s on.


Are you enjoying the British summer?  (03/07/2019 - 03/09/2019)

Votes %
Yes 384 56%
No 81 12%
What Summer? 117 17%
I'm not in Britain :( 70 10%
No comment 29 4%
Total votes - 681

If you’re staying near the Uni this summer check out What’s on This Summer in South Wales.