Student Support Services (SSS) Unit is responsible for implementing and maintaining student support service programs and services in conformance with university objectives. These includes
- University Clinic
- Student Accommodation
- Student Counselling Services
The University has an on-campus clinic that provides basic health care and emergency medical assistance to students and faculty in need and also refers emergency cases to a local hospital. The university accommodation also has a nurse who attends to the medical needs of hostel students. Bus service is also available for an emergency transfer to the hospital.
UoB has an on-campus female students hostel with comfortable walking distance to colleges and other facilities. The hostel includes three connected buildings, each having five floors . Hostel has a total of 283 rooms of which 139 can accommodate three students in each room, and the remaining 144 rooms can accommodate four students each.
Hostel students have to abide by the rules and regulations as stipulated in the Hostel Manual
Each Semester students can book hostel accommodation online using the Student Information System
The University of Buraimi provides transport arrangements for students and it includes
Picking and Dropping students from/to off-campus hostels
Shopping, recreational trips, and medical consultation for students staying in hostels
Attending training sessions at external locations
Industry and community visits of students from the Colleges
The University campus has three cafeterias and a Student Oasis. The Student Oasis is the main restaurant that can accommodate around 350 students. In addition there is a cafeteria is in the A building that serves hot beverages and snacks with 20-30 seating capacity. The Cafeterias are open from 08:00 am – 07:00 pm, while the Student Oasis is available till 5:00 pm. Students at the hostel has the option to order from local restaurants.
Student Counselling Services
EDRAK under the Student Support Service Unit is established with the aim of providing Students’ counseling, students’ engagement (Training, habilitation, and students’ awareness) in different extra-curricular activities and initiatives. The counseling services can be availed by the students by visiting the center on their own or the students are referred for counseling by their academic advisors.