Students

Student Affairs Office

Our team provides a full range of help and support available to all students.

The Student Affairs Office (SAO) services for students:
  • Link students to departments and schools
  • Latest announcements and news
  • Advisory services related to policies and procedures
  • Petitions
  • Student Support Center
  • University residence
  • On-campus student jobs
  • StEER-LEB support
  • Orientation sessions for newcomers
  • Social and cultural activities

Welcome to the Student Support Center (SSC).

Need guidance? We are ready to help.
The Student Support Centre is a one-stop shop for information run by a specialist team dedicated to assisting you with any questions you might have throughout your time at USEK.

How can we help you?
  • If you need general information about USEK opening hours, contacts, schools/Faculty, etc., we can give you that information.
  • If you have a question or request but do not know who to ask, just let us know and we will find out whom you should contact.
  • We can connect you with the right student support office for a particular issue.

Visit our dedicated team at the Student Support Center office on campus or contact us at supportcenter@usek.edu.lb
Everything you need to know about our student job program.

About

The Student Job Program gives students the chance to get valuable work experience on campus and a reduction in tuition fees.

Students can work up to 15 hours a week for administrative and academic units depending on the job position and availability.

Eligible Students

Undergraduate and graduate students who have completed at least one semester at USEK.

Non-eligible Students

  • First semester students
  • Postgraduate students
  • Students on probation
  • Students subject to disciplinary action before the Disciplinary Council
  • Students with a negative performance review from their supervisor or the SAO

Worksheet and Reduction

Students submit their working hours online daily.
The supervisor validates the hours on the worksheet system.

To apply

To apply, contact us at sao@usek.edu.lb
Your home away from home.

About

The University Residence at USEK opened in November 2007 and is run by nuns of St. Theresa’s Order. It offers self-catering accommodation with single, double, or triple rooms that are modern, affordable, comfortable, and spacious.

The residence is specifically designed with multiple private and common spaces for studying, relaxing, and socializing to make sure you feel happy and safe during your time at USEK.

Location

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The University Residence is on the north-eastern side of the campus, close to conference and lecture halls, the Library, the Sports Department, the University cafeteria, and beautiful award-winning green spaces.

Access and opening hours

You will be issued an electronic pass card/e-wallet to access the residence and open security doors.
The residence is open every day from 6:30 a.m. to 1:00 a.m.

Description of hall of residence


The rooms
The University Residence can accommodate up to 168 students over six floors. There is a shared kitchen on each floor.

Rental options and prices


Reserve a room


Reservation form
Kindly note, rooms at the University Residence are in high demand, and it is better to reserve a place sooner rather than later. Once at full capacity, other students wanting a room will go on a waiting list. Priority will go to full-time female students at USEK, whose main residence is far away from the University.

If you need any more information, please contact sao@usek.edu.lb or call +961 9 600 280

Payment of fees
You will need to pay a deposit of a month's rent to secure the accommodation. Subsequently, rent should be settled on campus at the accounting desk in the SAO on the 10th of every month. If you are an exchange student, you can wire your rent. Please ask the SAO front desk for more instructions. Your deposit will be returned at the end of your stay.
  • Link students to departments and schools
  • Latest announcements and news
  • Advisory services related to policies and procedures
  • Petitions
  • Student Support Center
  • First-aid services/Infirmary
  • Hall of residence
  • On-campus student jobs
  • StEER-LEB Support
  • StEER-LEB MOOC modules
  • StEER-LEB Student Development Center
  • StEER-LEB Structure
  • Orientation sessions for newcomers
  • Sports Department
  • Social and cultural activities
  • Lost and found objects


    Peggy Maalouf
Director

peggymaalouf@usek.edu.lb 
     
 
  Sabine Rached    
Student Support Assistant

sabinerached@usek.edu.lb
     
    Sandrine Saliba    
Student Support Coordinator

sandrinesaliba@usek.edu.lb
     
    Rami Aidamouni    
Student Support Coordinator
    
ramyaidamouni@usek.edu.lb
     
    Melissa    Abdel Samad
Student Support Junior Coordinator

melissaabdelsamad@usek.edu.lb
     
    Maria Hebbo
Student Support Junior Officer    

mariahebbo@usek.edu.lb
Our Sports Department offers a range of sports activities, events, and programs throughout the year for students and staff.

About

The Sports Department works to promote a healthy body and mind throughout your time at USEK, offering you opportunities to participate in sports for fun and exercise or as part of a university team – a great way to enjoy competitive sport and make new friends on campus.

We have expert trainers who can offer you advice on training programs and personal wellness issues.

Sports activities and facilities: Students have access to the following facilities:

Sports credit in the general requirements program - everyone’s favorite class
Sign up for a sport and earn credit. The Sports Department offers one-credit sports courses as part of the general requirements program. Your assessment is based on participation, progress in the sport, and knowledge and understanding of the rules and strategies of the sport.

University teams

Our teams are coached by experienced trainers, and our students are often selected for national university teams. If you are selected to play for one of our national teams, you will benefit from reduced fees for the academic year.

Contact us

Interested in finding out more about our facilities, training programs and university teams?
E-mail us at sports@usek.edu.lb

Welcome to the Student Support Center.

We work together with all the student support offices to assist students with a full range of help and support from first inquiry to graduation.

Objectives
  • Organize the flow of internal/external inquiries and requests received by email and refer pending matters to the student support office(s) concerned.
  • Provide remote support in rechanneling requests to the proper student service office.
  • Guide students to the student support office/unit best qualified to answer their queries.
  • Help students address issues that do not fall within the scope of any other student support office/unit.
  • Assist students with complex problem resolution, in particular questions or concerns that involve multiple University units simultaneously.
  • Provide students with general information regarding the University (opening hours, contact information, list of schools/faculty, etc.).

Contact our dedicated team at the Student Support Center for help at supportcenter@usek.edu.lb
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