The University has a PC lab in the library available to students. Printers are available. A smart card (pre-paid card) can be purchased at the library front desk and it can be used for the photocopying machine in the library and for the printers in the PC lab.
There is also a reading room (Sala dei Gelsi) next to the International Office, where there are connection points for lap tops with an Ethernet port or card (10 or 100 Mbit).
The University has also a WIFI System. For further information please contact David Westmore at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 9.00-19.30.
The "Mario Rostoni" Library has books in Italian and English for study and research at the University. All the material is classified according to the Dewey Decimal System and is placed on open shelves. The library also offers audio and video material, as well as various CD-ROM and on line databanks. The library catalogue can be consulted via computer in the reading rooms. There is a photocopying room in the library building. You can buy a pre-paid card to make your copies.
For further information please contact Laura Ballestra at email@example.com .
Opening hours: Monday to Friday from 8.30 to 20.00, and Saturday from 9.00 to 13.00.
The University has a Roman Catholic Chaplain, Don Michele, who is happy to welcome everyone regardless of belief. He is always available at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Opening hours: Monday and Tuesday 10.00-18.00; Wednesday 10.00-14.30; Friday 10.00-18.00
The Consultorium is a group of students, managed by a teacher, who are available for assistance on academic and/or personal matters. For more information contact the teacher in charge, Dipak R. Pant, at email@example.com .
Opening hours: Monday 14.00-18.00; Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 14.00-16.00
The University offers a number of sports activities at external centres, such as basketball, football, volleyball, rugby.
Students should bring a medical certificate of good health in English from their own general doctor if they wish to take part in sports activities. Training takes place in centres near the University and is organised by qualified trainers and instructors. The activities are open to all students and beginners are welcome.
For further information please contact Dino Boselli at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Opening hours: Monday-Friday 9.00-17.00
The closest fitness club to the University is
Green Club - Castellanza - Viale Rimembranze, 20
Gym, body building, sauna, spinning, squash
Swimming pool (Piscina)
Piscina Manara - Busto Arsizio - Via Manara, 13
Accommodation ON campus - "Residenza Universitaria Carlo Pomini"
The campus has 252 rooms available for students. A small number of single rooms are also available and you may indicate this preference on your application form. Please see Housing for further information.
Accommodation OFF campus
Students may of course make their own housing arrangements but minimum lease is often one year. We suggest arriving at least one week before the orientation week to look for accommodation. You may of course apply for temporary accommodation on campus (please refer to the information about Housing ). There is a notice board in the University courtyard advertising available accommodation.
Mensa and Bar
There is a bar next to the International Office which is open from 8.00 to 18.00, Monday to Friday. The Campus bar is also open in the evenings and at weekends (please check the opening hours there). The campus has a self-service canteen (Mensa) serving hot dishes every day at midday and in the evening. A full lunch/dinner costs approximately € 6,00.
Erasmus Student Network
Erasmus Student Network (ESN Castellanza) is part of the International Erasmus Student Network (IxESN), a European-wide student organisation, created to support and develop student exchange. ESN is a non-profit organisation and supports the International Office at LIUC for pick up service at Castellanza train station, enrolment procedures and leisure time once the exchange students arrive at LIUC.
Junior Enterprise LIUC (JEL)
What is JEL?
Junior Enterprise LIUC (JEL), founded in May 1995, is a non-profit organisation supplying consulting services to businesses and institutions. It is composed of soon-to-be graduates of the Carlo Cattaneo University who share the desire to mature professional skills by participating in consulting projects which will complement the theoretical knowledge developed in university.
JEL is a member of CIJE, the Italian Confederation of Junior Enterprises, and is directly connected to a European Network (JADE) which includes 315 associations of the same kind. For this reason JEL can offer services on an international scale.
JEL consultants work in teams in order to optimise resources and individual abilities. Each team has a project leader who is also the contact person for collaboration with international Junior Enterprises.
For further information contact JEL LIUC at email@example.com