university of central lancashire

Calls for Preston student flats to scrap final term rent fees

Trinity Student Village Pic: Google Preston’s university has written to many private halls of residence and landlords in the city urging them for leniency for students stuck in lockdown. A joint letter from the vice-chancellor […]

7 months ago
UCLan donates scientific kit to help in battle against coronavirus

Some of the scientific kit being packed off by the university Pic: UCLan Lab kit from Preston’s university has been shipped out to help in the fight against coronavirus. The University of Central Lancashire has donated the scientific equipment. It will go to […]

7 months ago
Medical and nursing students from UCLan join the NHS frontline at Royal Preston Hospital

Nursing students have undertaken thousands of hours of clinical placements before qualifying Hundreds of final year nursing and medical students at Preston’s university are heading to the front-line in the fight against coronavirus. The University of Central Lancashire says the students are […]

7 months ago
Preston to join worldwide campaign to end violence against women

Participants in last year’s One Billion and Rising event at UCLan An event in Preston is set to help make a stand on violence against women as part of a worldwide campaign on the issue. The University of Central Lancashire is […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement UCLan is ‘monitoring’ Coronavirus situation

The UCLan campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall The University of Central Lancashire says it’s monitoring the Coronavirus situation as it has students and staff currently in China.   A spokesperson for the University said: “We are in close […]

9 months ago
UCLan launches honour abuse essay competition to eradicate harmful practices

Dr Roxanne Khan speaking at the Preston launch event Pic: UCLan The University of Central Lancashire’s Honour Abuse Research Matrix (HARM) has launched a prestigious international essay competition with a £500 prize for the winner The competition has been backed by […]

9 months ago
Preston’s university plants new trees to ‘green up’ the city skyline

Michael Ahern and Suntosh Kaur at the site of the new trees on Corporation Street UCLan’s plan to ‘green up’ Preston’s skyline is underway, after the first cluster of hundreds of new trees were planted. The six new trees have been planted on Corporation Street, […]

10 months ago
UCLan ranked top for student start-up businesses

The UCLan campus in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has been ranked top in the north and fourth nationally for the number of graduate start-up businesses created. According to the 2017/18 data provided by […]

10 months ago
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