UNAIR NEWS – Universitas Airlangga admits thousands of students every year. A lot of them were from out of town. As they study far away from home, parents usually worry about their children settlements. They worry because of the facilities, safety and the comfort of their children place.
But, parents should not worry about sending their children to UNAIR. It has special dormitories, and then men dormitory was located in the east of Faculty of Fisheries and Marine Campus C Mulyorejo.
In the men dormitory, proper facilities are provided. There are rooms, beds, pillows, wardrobes, tables, public kitchen, prayer room, study and free WiFi connection to support their studies.
According to Risma, one of the staff in the dorm administrative, the requirements to live in the dorm are UNAIR students, obviously, fill in the form and provide documents such as ID car, Students’ ID, Family Registration Certificate and parents’ salary receipt to know the family financial capability.
“Essentially, we want to help students with financial shortage to let them stay here with low cost. In the men’s dorm, the students just have to pay Rp 140 thousand for unlimited water usage and the electricity cost depends on the usage,” Risma said.
After all requirements fulfilled, the dorm staff will select and announce the chosen students for a year contract of stay. If they want to extend the contract, the staff will evaluate the students.
Evaluation can review the students’ performance for joining events such as softskill seminars, routine sermon activities every Thursday for Muslim students. Not only active contributions, but they also review their violations to the dorm’s rules. For your information, the dorm imposes curfew to the students.
“All students should be home before 10 p.m. except they have asked for permission in advance. They cannot wash their clothes in the dormitory area,” Risma said.
For the safety, men’s dorm is guarded by security personnel for 24 hours. Guests also have to report to the security guards. With guaranteed facilities and safety, the parents do not need to worry about their children staying at UNAIR. (*)
Author: Lutfi Marzuki
Editor: Defrina Sukma S