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The Student Communications Team is dedicated to bringing you all the latest news and updates around campus. If you have any news items that should be included on the Student Support News Page then please email

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice

UCLan is continuously monitoring the situation regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19). All teaching is currently online and 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 frequently asked questions (FAQs), then email:  This page was updated on 9 June 2020.

09 Jun 2020

Security and support on campus

If you are still on campus because you have been unable to return home due to the international travel restrictions, the University’s security team is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, providing help and support. 

29 Jun 2020

University Library

Although the government has announced that libraries can reopen from 4 July, the University Library will remain closed for the time being. 

29 Jun 2020

Black Lives Matter

As a University, we acknowledge that unfortunately race inequalities remain in our society, in our country and across the world and we all still have much to do to address this. The death of George Floyd and others has caused enormous shock and outrage around the world and we have seen and felt the pain and anger in many communities, including here at UCLan.

11 Jun 2020

New scam email warning

A new spam email is being sent to students across the University, so please be careful and do not click on any links that you are not expecting. 

11 Jun 2020

Free virtual fitness classes

Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre and UCLan Sports Arena have teamed up to help keep us all fit, adapting some of their most popular activities to run remotely online. 

01 Jun 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.