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  • Student Life at St George’s In collaboration with:
  • The useful pieces of info
    • Living in Tooting
    • Accommodation
    • The Students’ Union
    • Facilities
    • Sports & Societies
    • Work
    • Support.
  • Living in Tooting
    • Diverse range of cultures and beliefs
    • Wide range of restaurants, bars, shops
    • Good transport links to London & South East
    • Affordable private accommodation
    • Co-location with St. George’s Hospital
    • Near to Clapham, Balham & Wimbledon.
  • Horton Halls
    • Walking distance (or direct bus G1) to/from SGUL
    • Cycle (the bike sheds have approx 150 places)
    • A total of 332 rooms split into flats of 4, 5 or 6 rooms
    • Built around a secure central courtyard
    • 24 hour security staff and CCTV
    • Each flat has a kitchen/dining room
    • Each building has:
      • A roof top Common Room with 42-inch plasma TV screen, soft furniture, wireless internet access and its own lift
      • Wheelchair accessible ground floor accommodation
    • Laundry.
  • St George’s Students’ Union
    • Representative body for SGUL students
    • Affiliated to National Union of Students (NUS)
    • 4 full time Sabbatical Officers
      • Provide services and facilities to students
    • Range of Non-Sabbatical Officers:
      • Entertainment, support
      • Campaigning and representation
    • Very friendly and approachable of course!
    • Students enjoy the benefits of ULU membership.
  • Facilities - Academic
    • Most of the time what we are here for:
      • Library Facilities
      • Peer Led Clinical Teaching
      • Computer Resource Rooms
      • Co-location with St. George’s Hospital
      • Dissecting Room
      • Clinical Skills Laboratories.
  • Facilities - Social
    • Constantly re-investing in Student Facilities:
      • Robert Lowe Sports’ Centre
      • Sports ground
      • Prayer and Contemplation Room
      • Music Room
      • Games Room
      • Dance Studio
      • The Bar
    • One floor dedicated to students’ social activities.
  • Student Groups
    • Wide and varied selection of activities
    • Large part of University life
    • Work hard and try new things
    • Traditional and new activities
    • Three main types of groups at SGUL:
      • Societies – interest groups
      • Sports Clubs
      • Community Projects.
  • Clubs and Societies SGUL Sports, Societies and Community Projects (Over 60 to choose from) Hockey, Netball, Football, Rugby, Basketball, Badminton, Rowing, Tennis, Open Water Swimming, Surf And Wakeboard, Athletics And Cross Country, Ski And Snowboard, Lacrosse, Volleyball, Martial Arts, Cricket, Ice Skating, Fencing, Cycling, Sailing, Golf, Squash, Scuba Diving, Afro-Caribbean Appreciation Society, Amnesty International, Arab Society, Biomedical Sciences Society, Christian Union, Diversity, Diwali Society, Ethics Society, Hindu Society, International Students Society, Islamic Society, Jewish Society, Language Society, Music Society, Opportunities In Surgery, Play Society, Punjabi Society, Revue Society, Sharp - The Student Magazine, Sikh Society, Sri Lankan Society, Student Parent Association, The Anime Group (TAG), The Musical, Wilderness Medicine, Links (St John's Ambulance), SCOPE, Spectrum, STAR, Marrow, SKIP, Sexpression, Mali. University of London Union (ULU) Agape, Archery, Athletics, Boat, Buda, Capoiera, Classical Islam, Apostlos Campus Ministry, Art, Ballroom Dancing, Breakdance, Canoe Polo, Chamber Choir, Cricket, Drama, Football ulfc, Gymnastics, Hockey, Jazz, Judo, Fencing, Gamesoc, Harry Potter Society, Ice  Hockey, Jitsu, Karate, Lacrosse -  Men, Lifesaving, Mountaineering, Orienteering, Polo, Rifle, Koinonia, Lacrosse Women, Marxist, Orchestra, Overseas Christian Fellowship, Revelation Rock-gospel Choir, Sailing, Shaolin Kung Fu, Singapore Medical, St. John Ambulance – Links, Sudanese, Volleyball, Salsa, Shorinji Kempo, Ski & Snowboard, Sub Aqua, Swimming, Water Polo.
  • Here are some examples
  • Student Support
    • Dedicated Sabbatical Officer for Education and Welfare
    • Counsellors
    • Multi Faith Chaplain
    • Royal Literary Fund Advisor
    • Careers and Financial Advice
    • London Nightline
    • Mums and Dads
    • UL Services.
  • Summary
    • Student Body is as Diverse as Tooting!
    • Can be difficult transition from further to higher education
    • BUT….
    • George’s is renowned for being friendly and welcoming
    • Excellent Support Network
    • Good Accommodation
    • Important to work hard and play hard!
    • Excellent Range of Social Activities
    • St George’s is known as the friendliest institution for staff and students!
  • Other useful sources of Info
    Any questions ? Call us on: 0208 725 2333 Thank You for Listening