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Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice

UCLan is continuously monitoring the situation regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19). All teaching is currently online.  Please read the latest updates about the postponement of the July graduation ceremonies and an extension to coursework deadlines. Information about your specific course will always come from your lecturer or school management. 

All the latest updates will appear here, so please keep checking back and make sure you’re reading emails from UCLan and your lecturers. If you have enquiries that are not answered here or in the latest FAQs, then email: This page was updated on 1 April 2020.

01 Apr 2020

Advice on revising and studying in challenging times

Many of you will have already begun revision or are working on your final assignments and you should continue with your preparation and work as planned. Taking exams and completing assignments will allow you to receive the credit for your learning and hard work this year but we obviously understand and appreciate the challenging times you are going through. To help you revise and study, we have some produced some advice and tips.

01 Apr 2020

Managing your finances during the Coronavirus

If you are worried about your finances during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, there is support, help and advice available nationally and from the University. Although most services are now online or over the phone, it is still important to manage your money and budget well and seek help or speak to someone if you are worried about money and getting into debt.

26 Mar 2020

Clap for our Carers - tonight at 8pm

Show your appreciation for NHS workers tonight, Thursday 26 March.

26 Mar 2020

Looking after your mental health during Coronavirus

While teaching and learning is now online and there is reduced access to some buildings on campus, you may have some concerns about your mental health and wellbeing during this time and we can still help to advise and support you.

23 Mar 2020

Tips to study well online

With all teaching and learning at the University going online, we recognise that for most of us, this is a completely new way of studying. Don’t worry, the University, your lecturers, course leaders, heads of schools and executive deans are all committed to ensuring that the high standards that you are used to will continue, and that learning is not disrupted, or grades affected. 

23 Mar 2020

Pulse Media is the official student media outlet at the University of Central Lancashire Students' Union. It consists of The Pulse (formerly known as Pluto), Pulse TV (formerly known as PSTV), and Pulse Radio (the radio station formerly known as Frequency). The Pulse Online gives you all the most recent news, politics, culture, lifestyle, and sports updates and printed copies of The Pulse come out every month during the academic year.