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The Student Communications Team is dedicated to bringing you all the latest news and updates around campus. The University of Central Lancashire has a thriving student community - if you have any news items that should be included on the Student Support Hub then please contact via email ( or Twitter (@uclancampuslife)

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The National Student Survey - A Time to Reflect

Each year final year undergraduates are asked to reflect upon and share your experiences of your time here at UCLan by completing the National Student Survey (NSS).  The simple online survey is about student satisfaction and is completely anonymous. It will provide us with information about where we do well and where we need to improve.

06 Jan 2020

Wuhan Novel Coronavirus advice

The University is monitoring the current situation regarding the Wuhan Novel Coronavirus as we have students and members of staff in China. We are in close contact with Public Health England (PHE) who assess the current risk to the UK as low but we are highlighting the current PHE precautionary measures across the University.

24 Jan 2020

Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

This year marks 75 years since the liberation of Auschwitz and 25 years since the genocide in Bosnia. Stand Together is this year’s theme and explores how genocidal regimes throughout history have deliberately fractured societies.

22 Jan 2020

Workshop Work Experience

Often students get confused about how they can get work experience without working full-time. Nowadays, there are a number of opportunities like internships, freelancing, part-time jobs and more, which can be done while studying and the University currently has some brilliant opportunities to gain experience in delivering workshops to a diverse group of adults.

14 Jan 2020

Stay safe at UCLan

Preston is a safe city but it’s still wise to take steps to make sure you’re safe at home and while out and about.

08 Jan 2020

Brexit advice for EU students

If you’re a student from a European Union country and are wondering what effect the UK’s departure from the EU will have on your family, your studies or your stay in the UK, the University can offer help and advice.  Here you can find out the most up-to-date information at this time.

07 Jan 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.