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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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Measles outbreak – ensure you’re vaccinated to stay safe

Since the beginning of 2018 there have been over 400 confirmed cases of measles in England and recently two confirmed cases in Cumbria, please ensure your MMR vaccinations are up to date. Measles is caused by a very infectious virus and can cause rashes, high fevers and can lead to very serious complications in adults.

30 May 2018

Banner student record system - upgrade soon

The Banner Student Record System, and related products, will be unavailable from 5.00pm on Thursday 3 May to 12 noon on Tuesday 8 May to allow for the first phase of a major upgrade to the system.

25 Apr 2018

Novelist AJ Hartley collaborates with UCLan Publishing students

UCLan works with New York Times best selling author to produce supernatural novel set in Preston

24 Apr 2018

Higher Education Academy (HEA) Surveys are now live

The student feedback surveys are live!

18 Apr 2018

Warning: Scam calls

There has been a number of reports regarding fraud calls to international students demanding money for a number of reasons, including supposed immigration matters such as not registering with the police or documentation issues.

05 Apr 2018

Inclusivity Week: Monday 9 April - Friday 13 April

Be a part of UCLan’s very first Inclusivity Week – an opportunity for you to get involved in celebrating our diverse student and staff population and a chance to inspire, encourage and challenge your own perceptions about inclusivity.

23 Mar 2018

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.