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Latest news and information about the University of Central Lancashire, known as UCLan. The university has its main campus in Preston and is one of the largest university’s in the UK based on student numbers.

Preston dancer helps UCLan create virtual dance project for primary school pupils

Dr Joanne Pledger behind the scenes Fun, free resources aimed at helping to engage primary school pupils with the wonders of space through dance are available for schools now. The project has been created by the […]

4 weeks ago
Wall of glass taking shape on UCLan’s new building on Adelphi Square

Glass exterior fitted as part of UCLan masterplan An impressive glass exterior has been lifted into the £60million Student Centre, part of the University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) flagship Masterplan development. The glass wall, which is the highest […]

1 month ago
Full Preston City Council response in Ships and Giggles 1p meals tier-three restrictions row

Maudland Road behind the Ships and Giggles pub is to be shut for two years Pic: Tony Worrall A popular pub in Preston is serving food for 1p after a row with Preston City Council over new tier-three restrictions. Ships and Giggles, on Fylde Road had been serving […]

1 month ago
Students at University of Central Lancashire volunteer to be ‘Covid marshalls’

New campus safety champions at UCLan Students at the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) are protecting each other against the spread of coronavirus by volunteering to become Campus Safety Champions. More than 30 students from a […]

1 month ago
Advertisement Advertisement More jobs to be lost at University of Central Lancashire

UCLan's Engineering Innovation Centre Pic: Tony Worrall Up to 69 jobs are at risk at the University of Central Lancashire. UCLan wrote to the University College Union (UCU) to say staff would face losing their jobs by […]

1 month ago
Friargate to reopen as Corporation Street closes in phase four of UCLan Masterplan roadworks

An artist's impression of the completed EIC, Student Centre and Highways scheme 2 Highways work on the University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) £200m Masterplan development is entering its next phase. Friargate, Moor Lane and a new road replacing the Adelphi roundabout will fully reopen […]

1 month ago
UCLan opens UK’s first Korean Institute outside of London

(L-R) UCLan representatives David Leemington, Dr Ed Griffith, Daniel Waller, Professor Niki Alsford, Dr Sojin Lim, and Dr Hye-Young Park at the official opening of the Sejong Institute on the University’s Preston campus The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has become home to the first Sejong Institute in the UK outside of London with the aim of promoting Korean language and culture within […]

1 month ago
New zero-waste shopping area open within Preston’s university

UCLan's Zero Waste shop. Pic: @uclansuzerowaste Instagram The University of Central Lancashire Students’ Union has opened a new Zero Waste Area in its Union Shop. The new area sells plastic free foods, liquids and eco-friendly household items. The Zero […]

1 month ago
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