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Jordanstown Student Accommodation
Jordanstown is our biggest campus in an idyllic setting surrounded by lush lawns and trees. It's just a few hundred metres from Loughshore Park and promenade, and just seven miles from Belfast city centre
The central mall area of the campus is home to a bank, restaurants, coffee shops, sandwich bars, a supermarket, chaplains' offices and the Students' Union.
The Belfast Campus Library entrance is on Level 2 and open 24/7.
Facilities include informal and comfortable seating to allow users to meet and relax; display cases containing rolling exhibitions of student work as well as a selection of new Library stock and two computer rooms with PC and Mac workstations as well as individual desk spaces with power connections for mobile devices.
The Student Health & Wellbeing team work with the other Student Support teams to provide holistic guidance on a range of mental and physical wellbeing concerns as well as confidential advice and support to students with undiagnosed mental health conditions, personal issues and academic issues.
We are one University with four distinct campuses across Northern Ireland - Belfast, Coleraine, Jordanstown and Magee. Courses are also delivered at our branch campuses in London and Birmingham.
With approximately 27,000 students across four campuses, Ulster University is uniquely placed to engage local communities, support expansion of the knowledge based economy and contribute to the economic, social and cultural development of Northern Ireland.
While each campus differs in size and has its own distinctive atmosphere, wherever you study or work with us, you will still experience Ulster’s unique character.
All Ulster University students are members of the Students' Union (UUSU) - a hub for social events, entertainment, trips and activities.
The Sports Union is part of UUSU and coordinates over 65 sports clubs across the campuses offering a range of activities from archery to volleyball etc.
I haven't commenced my program yet. But I've read a lot of reviews about the institution and the GIS department in particular. I have also been communicating with a few Ulster Alumni and I must say I'm very impressed with the great track record of the school and look forward to having a good time.
I am currently enrolled and planning to move there but my experience during admission was quite good. I found the team supportive and easy going.
First and foremost, Ulster University is one of the university that accept West Africa School Certificate for the one their English Language requirements for admission, which made it very easy for many Africans to gain admission. In particular, they gave me the platform excel, which the flexibility to balance my personal commitments. One thing love about to university was...