Accommodation and Transportation
Cheap and reasonable rental accommodations around campus area are available for students. Student may rent a house with their friend or family, alternatively student may also rent a room for him/her alone. Jember located in south eastern East Java province, student who want traveling to other city may use intercity bus from Tawangalun bus station or train Jember train station. In the city there are various public transportation modes, such as bus, public car, Pedi cab (becak) and taxi. Students go to campus on foot, by bikes, by motorcycles, and by those public transportations.
Support and Welfare
UNEJ Medical Centre is open for student and staff from 08.00-21.00 in working day including Saturday. Student counseling service located at UNEJ Campus Center provide personal problem consultation. Student advisory centre that is located at the same place offer various soft skill training and information for jobseeker. International office is the entry point for international students and its staff will assist students in applying for the studies, visa application, arranging suitable housing. The staff of International Office are committed to making your study duration at UNEJ as comfortable as possible. International Office, therefore, facilitates International students throughout their studies at UNEJ. International Office has Front Desk at a prominent location in the campus area, at which students can consult to the staff regarding to their stay and studies. Below are some services offered by the office:
– Visas and residence permits
– Registration with the local authorities
– Three months free establishment housing
– Arrival service (airport pick up and temporary accommodation)
Leisure and social activities
Student Association: UNEJ supports student associations based on hobbies and interest. They organize and participate many student’s events to explore and develop their talents and interests, such as competition, contest, training, and conference.
Sport: UNEJ has its own stadium as sport center on campus. Students can participate in a sport individually or in groups. Professional instructors are available to assist the students.
Off campus activities: Besides studying, students are encouraged to have off campus activities and to make interaction with surrounding community in Jember area. Here are some ideas to get started: Shopping centers, restaurants, and street vendors which provide foods and drinks around campus, 24-hour Internet corners, Annual Traditional 30 km Long March Festival which involves around thirty thousands participants, Annual Jember fashion carnival, An 18-hole golf course with complete services and facilities, Swimming pool located on high land of Argopuro Mountain. For more adventures, there are lot of thrilling activities around Jember: mountain hking on Mounts Argupuro, Bromo, and Ijen; surfing on Plengkung Beach as one of the best surfing places in the world; camping ground to Merubetiri, Baluran dan Alas Purwo National Parks which are the habitat of wild bull (Boss Javanicus), Indian peacock (Pavo cristatus) and Asian wild dog (Cuon alpinus )
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