RUW Students start their journey in campus for academic year 2019/2020
The Office of Student Life (OSL) at Royal University for Women (RUW) held its annual Student Orientation Programme at RUW campus located in West Riffa. RUW Acting President Dr. David Stewart welcomed new students and wished them every success in their university life. In his message to new students and their families, Dr. Stewart emphasised the world-class educational services that are provided by RUW to all students which help them become well-rounded, mature, leading individuals. Dr. Stewart reiterated Royal University for Women’s commitment to providing a quality education and its efforts to offer an environment where students can excel both academically and personally.
RUW Student Council and College representatives welcomed students and their families explaining the various services, clubs and extra-curricular activities organized by the Student Council and Colleges as well as the facilities available to all students. The President of the Student Council, Ms. Reem Benshams, stressed that Royal University for Women fosters a spirit of cooperation and warmth that encourages the students to grow and explore all the options available to them.
In a brief set of speeches, other Senior Management in addition to the Deans, Director of Student Life, Registrar, and Library Manager welcomed the new students. Finally, RUW alumnae from different colleges talked about their experience as former students of RUW and provided the new students with their tips and words of advice.
Following the formal event, members of the Student Council and College representatives took the new joiners on a campus tour and introduced them to the academic support staff and facilities at the university such as the Office of Student Life, Library, Residence, Library, cafeteria, and the Sports Centre which hosts a 600-seat stadium, a temperature-controlled swimming pool, and gymnasium.