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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.

UCLan confirms where its July graduations will now be held

The Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre is due to be used for the graduation ceremonies Pic: Tony Worrall An alternative venue has been confirmed for the University of Central Lancashire graduation ceremonies. Preston Guild Hall has hosted the university’s graduates, parents and staff for decades. But with Simon […]

5 months ago
The Guardian university league table sees a modest rise for UCLan

UCLan's campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s university has seen another upward movement in an updated university league table. The Guardian’s University Guide for 2020 has the University of Central Lancashire up four places. This puts […]

5 months ago
Memorial conference recognises the work of UCLan academic in tackling homelessness

A memorial conference recognising the work of a UCLan academic into street homelessness will be held in her name to mark the Foxton Centre‘s 50th year. Jo Cunningham, the head […]

5 months ago
Preston fashion design students to showcase their London Fashion Week collections

Xiaoyan Xu's outfit which was displayed in London London catwalk fashion is coming to Preston during June. The University of Central Lancashire is putting on a display of eighteen budding designers. Venue 53 in Fylde Road plays host […]

5 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement UCLan confirms who will build its new student centre on Adelphi Square

This is what the new public square will look like on what was the Adelphi roundabout A new £60million student centre at Preston’s university is to be built by a Derbyshire-based firm. Bowmer and Kirkland have been appointed to build the student centre which will face […]

5 months ago
Preston ranked in UK top ten for student nightlife

A selection of the drinks on offer at Baker Street Preston has been revealed as the ninth best place in the UK for a student night out. New research from I SAW IT FIRST looked at various factors to find […]

5 months ago
Honours for UCLan dentist just as he is set to hang up his toothbrush

Richard Welbury with the 'phantom head' at UCLan dental school A Preston-based dentist has been recognised for 40 years of making people smile. Professor Richard Welbury has been given the Commander of the British Empire (CBE) in the Queen’s Birthday […]

5 months ago
Road near Preston’s university campus to close for nine weeks due to Adelphi Square works

Victoria Street will be closed from Moor Lane through to Adelphi Street Pic: GoogleVictoria Street will be closed from Moor Lane through to Adelphi Street Pic: Google A road within Preston’s university campus is to close for nine weeks as work continues to prepare for Adelphi roundabout changes. The University of Central Lancashire is creating its £60million […]

6 months ago
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