Support and Student Life
Ask a student at the University Centre at Blackburn College what sets us aside from other Universities and they'll tell you it's the support we provide to help you be successful - whether that be to access further study, gain a graduate job or develop yourself academically and professionally.
As well as encouraging you to engage fully in student life through our Students' Union, studying at the University Centre will also provide you access to a range of specialist support teams including Disability Services, The Hub (for Careers Advice and Student Finance support) and support with Accommodation.
Our Student Engagement Team, will also be on hand to make sure you make the most of your time at the University Centre at Blackburn College.
Accommodation If you need a place to stay during your course we have a range of accommodation options to suit you. Accommodation in and around Blackburn is plentiful and some of the cheapest in the UK. Find out more.
Disability Services Did you know that one in five people in the UK could have a disability? If you have a disability or a long-term medical condition that may impact on your ability to study, then you should seek the advice of our Disability Services team.
Students' Union Our Students' Union will help you make the most of your time at University - as well as giving you access to clubs, societies and a range of events.
Meet our students
Meet our students We think some of our students' stories are truly inspiring. Read more about students who have chosen to study at the University Centre at Blackburn College in their own words.
Employability and Enterprise
Employability and Enterprise 9 out of 10 students at the University Centre at Blackburn College are in work or further study within 6 months of graduation. Read more about employability and how we can support you into employment or to become an entrepreneur.
Fees and Financial Support
Fees and Financial Support The fees we charge are lower than many Universities and we have a range of financial support schemes to help you whilst studying. Find out more.
Student Engagement Team
Student Engagement Team Their role is to ensure that you are happy at UCBC and engaged successfully with your studies, helping you with a range of study skills, pastoral support, advice and techniques to cope with common pressures associated with studying a degree.
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