The mission of the University of Alicante's Student Information Office is to provide users access to the information on resources provided by the UA and the University system in general, managing and disseminating information through personal assistance, the edition of publications and the use of ICT with criteria of professionalism, social responsibility, cooperation, rigor, clarity and flexibility while contributing with an overview of the University system and the UA.
Structure and contact details
The service is divided into two areas, information and documentation, which are, in the first case, the activities and tasks related to the assistance of the public and disseminating information and in the second the documentation, treatment of the information (content management) and editing of publications.
The current organisational structure is made up by:
Manage and resolve information requests, through various channels.
Edit publications and other informational material.
Ensure the participation of the UA in educational and youth fairs organised by local authorities and other entities and manning the booths.
Organise and develop, in collaboration with the Admissions Office, information and guidance activities directed to pre-university students and secondary education teaching staff: Secondary Students Visiting Programme, Lecture-Colloquium series on Study Programmes and Career Opportunities at the University of Alicante, Seminars on European Higher Education Area (EHEA) for Secondary Education Teachers, Information on Entrance Examinations (both for ordinary and those for students over 25s), talks at secondary education centres and other centres...
Edit and maintain websites and online resources.
Disseminate University information through several channels.
Collaborate in actions of information, guidance, reception and integration of new students at the request of the UA organising centres.