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A warm welcome from #UCLanians

#UCLanians: People experiencing an awesome student life at the only world-class British University in Cyprus.

Over the past few years, #UCLanians were unstoppable! They reached the highest edge of Troodos Mountains and the highest pitch of Greece. #UCLanians won the National Competitions of Judo and University Sambo Championship. They accepted Dorians Challenge, participated in Larnaka International Marathon where UCLan Cyprus acted as Academic Partner and willingly contributed to cleaning Cyprus’ beautiful beaches in just one day with Let’s Do It Cyprus.

Except from lectures, tutorials and assessments, the #UCLanians’ academic calendar includes countless parties, clubs and society activities, charity or fund raising events and participation at the greatest conferences, events and guest lectures of the island. Some activities include the Business Innovation Awards, Code Cyprus, 1st Cyprus Science Festival, Become a Lawyer for a day, Digital Championship, but also European and International ones gaining unique experiences that will guide them throughout their life.

And of course the best is yet to come! #UCLanians promise you a great student experience while you are studying at the only British University of the island. To find out more, follow #UCLanians on Facebook & Instagram.

JOIN #UCLanians CLUBS & SOCIETIES OR…START YOUR OWN!

HOW DO YOU GET STARTED?
Think of hobbies and interests you have and find another 5-6 students who share a similar interest. Come visit us at the Student Support Office and we will help you ‘spread the news’ and assist you in setting up the club/society.

EXAMPLES OF CLUBS AND SOCIETIES:
> Football club
> Basketball club
> Swimming club
> Photography club
> Hiking club
> Dance club
> Business society
> Law society
> Computer society
> Entertainment club

STUDENT SUPPORT
The Student Support Office is #UCLanians first point of contact for advice and support in all aspects of University life, either face-to-face, by email or phone, or even through their Facebook pages. A modern and friendly place where #UCLanians can get support and information on various issues concerning their academic study and progress, personal matters and social life.

At UCLan Cyprus, #UCLanians will have access to a wide and practical range of student support services. These include:
> Professional counselling
> Advice on study skills – workshops to enhance various study skills
> Support on disability issues, health and well-being issues
> Advice on student life
> #UCLanians discounts on shops, cafés, bars etc.
> Travelling information
> Psychological well-being and mental health guidance

EMPLOYABILITY SUPPORT AND CAREER ADVICE
The Student Support Services offer the administration of two well-known, professional career tests to prospective and existing students. These enable students to gain accurate insight and a better understanding of the career path that best fits their personality. Further guidance and support is available during private sessions, where employability and career options are discussed in depth. During the Employability Days organised every few months, prospective and current students have the opportunity to meet company representatives, attend C.V. clinics, interview and presentation skills workshops, and participate in many more career enhancing events.