Go Herts Award
About the Go Herts Award
The Go Herts Award is an exciting initiative which recognises your engagement in a range of extra-curricular activities outside of the assessed part of your degree. The Go Herts Award is open to all students but will only be awarded to you when you graduate, at the end of your Programme of Study.
The University of Hertfordshire is committed to providing experiences that can transform lives through a range of extra-curricular opportunities including voluntary work, research, enterprise initiatives, community engagement and work experience. It is through these opportunities that our students are able to develop valuable skills beyond their academic studies and graduate with more than a degree.
Students who achieve a Go Herts Award will stand out from the crowd as educated, well-rounded, enterprising global citizens who are well prepared for life after university.
Benefits of the Go Herts Award
The Go Herts Award provides you with the opportunity to:
- build on your strengths through the enhanced opportunities open to you
- embrace new experiences which will help you to grow in confidence
- build transferable skills and develop personal qualities that enhance your future career
Employers tell us that they seek enterprising, well rounded employees who share the organisation’s underpinning values and are able to work collaboratively and independently.
The Go Herts Award will enable you to create your own Herts story giving you the edge in the job market.
Find out more in the Go Herts Award Handbook below.