Bus Times and Routes

Larnaca Buses

Zenon Buses have an integrated system of urban and regional bus routes in Larnaca and Larnaca District and they offer 50% discount to students. To find out about routes and bus times you can contact them by phone or visit their website:

Address: Zenon Buses, Agias Faneromenis Avenue 120, Imperial Tower, Apt. 101, 6031 Larnaca
Telephone: 80007744, 24665531, 24665541
Website: www.zinonasbuses.com

Intercity buses

If you need to get to somewhere outside of Larnaca, you will need an intercity bus. Intercity Buses can take you to and from all the major cities (Nicosia, Limassol, Larnaca, Paphos, Paralimni and Ayia Napa) and they offer up to 50% discount for students. You can contact them by phone or visit their website:

Address: 33, Makariou III, Frixos Centre, Apt.104, P.O.Box 40172, 6301 Larnaca
Telephone: 8000 77 89 / Tel: +357 24 643493
Website: www.intercity-buses.com

Please note that on public holidays, certain bus services will not operate as normal.

Cafeteria + Restaurant

The College Cafeteria and Roof Garden is open all day from 9:00am till 7:00pm and offers a variety of inexpensive food choices including various hot and cold lunches, breakfasts, salads, bakery items and daily specials plus a large selection of beverages. The indoor section can be found on the 2nd floor and the roof garden is located directly above it. As with most institutions, the cafeteria is the main meeting place where you can touch base and catch up with friends and due to its large size; it is also used by many students for group study and discussions during their free study time.

Accommodation Assistance

Students looking for accommodation have varying priorities; you may be on a limited budget, you may want a quiet space to study, you may want to live as close as possible to the college, especially if you don't have your own transport or you may want to share with or live close to other students so you can socialise and study together. Whatever your concern, the Student Affairs office will provide you with all the necessary contacts to help find a place that’s right for you. You can contact Student Affairs between 9:00am and 2:00pm from Monday to Friday.

Eleni Georgiou, Student Affairs
Office G13, Ground Floor
Tel: (+357) 24532373
Email: elenig@alexander.ac.cy

Planning/Advertising your Event

Every year our students and teaching staff are involved with the planning of numerous events - exhibitions, fashion shows, fundraisers, guest speaker seminars, student parties etc. Whatever college event you’re planning, the Press Office is your first point of contact for student event publicising and coordination. They will assist you in all aspects of your advertising campaign for the web and, all student events are advertised on the college website events page and social networks. You can contact the Press Office daily from 9:00am – 1:30pm.

Chryso Tziampazi, Press Office
Office: B11, Basement Level
Tel: (+357) 24532373
Email: c.tziampazi@alexander.ac.cy

Scholarships and Grants

Every year a number of Alexander Scholarships are available to first-year students. The list of terms and conditions for eligibility change from one year to the next so to find out if you qualify for a scholarship; you can contact the International Students Office between 9:00am and 2:00pm from Monday to Friday. Students who meet the required criteria will be notified and we will help you with your scholarship application.

Robert Georgiades, International Office
Office B2, Basement Level
Tel: (+357) 24532373
Email: robert@alexander.ac.cy

I.T. Support

Support is available to both students and staff for college-related I.T. matters such as email passwords, VLE login errors, software issues etc. You can contact I.T. Support by email, by phone or by visiting the I.T. office anytime from 9:00am to 5:00pm and until 2:00pm on Fridays.

Evangelos Evangelou, I.T. Support
Office: B11, Basement Level
Tel: (+357) 24532373
Email: e.evangelou@alexander.ac.cy

Library Books

The library is the primary facility where students can find resource material for study and learning support for the entire range of programmes delivered by all departments. It is also the preferred location for attending study groups. The library is equipped with computing and internet facilities and is staffed on a full time basis so help is always on hand. The library is open from Monday to Thursday from 9:00am – 6:00pm and until 2:00pm on Fridays.

Students who are registered on UWE Bristol courses can also access the UWE Bristol online library. To do this you simply have to login to your myUWE account with the username and password provided for you. The Alexander College library staff will be able to assist you with this.

Ioanna Giannou, Librarian
Tel: (+357) 24532373
Email: library@alexander.ac.cy

Booking a Photography Studio

If you are studying on one of our creative courses, some of your projects may require you to shoot your own pictures. Students can book a photography studio providing that it is not occupied for scheduled lectures or workshops. To reserve studio time you can contact either the Photography Course Leader or the officer in charge for Conference Facilities and Bookings. Studio time is free to all of our students and the earlier you book (at least 3 days in advance), the more likely you are to find an available studio. The photography studios are fully-equipped with all of the necessary apparatus including lighting, tripods, various backdrops and other photographic equipment however; it is recommended that you bring your own camera and lenses.

Andreas Ayre, Photography Course Leader
Office B7, Basement Level
Tel: (+357) 24532373
Email: a.ayre@alexander.ac.cy

Pierina Rochas, Conference Facilities and Bookings
Office G5, Ground Floor
Tel: (+357) 24532373
Email: p.rochas@alexander.ac.cy

Printing Service

A print shop is available on the college premises to provide students with a more convenient solution for printing assignments, art/design work and research notes. Services include spiral-binding, laminating, document scanning, colour laser printing and digital inkjet printing for larger custom sizes (i.e. design posters, architectural plans etc). We ask students to convert their work to PDF format before bringing it to us to avoid issues with fonts, missing plug-ins, formatting errors etc. The Print Shop is open every day from 9:00am till 1:30pm and from 4:00pm till 6:00pm on Monday through to Thursday (closed Friday afternoons).

George Pantelides, Print Shop Operator
Office B3, Basement Level
Tel: (+357) 24532373
Email: g.pantelides@alexander.ac.cy

International Student Office

If you require assistance on any matter but you are not sure who or where to ask, the International Students Office is always a good place to start - They will be happy to help you with your enquiry and/or provide you with any of the relevant contact details pertaining to your issue. You can contact the International Students Office between 9:00am and 2:00pm from Monday to Friday.

Stella Paridou, International Student Affairs
Office B2, Basement Level
Tel: (+357) 24532373
Email: stellaparidou@alexander.ac.cy

Student Committee

The Student Committee or Council consists of a President, Vice-President, Secretary and Treasurer who are elected by the student body in November. Below is the list of the current Student Council members. We cannot give out student contact details without their consent but if you need to contact any member of your Student Council for the first time, you may do so by leaving your contact details with reception and we will pass on the message for a council member to contact you.

Student President – Andreas Prodromou (Law, Year 3)
Backup President - Simon Doumanian (Business Management, Year 2)
Student Vice President – Soteris Pieri (Criminology, Year 3)
Council Secretary - Anais Chrysanthou (Fine Art, Year 2)
Treasurer – Theophano Papatheodotou (Fine Art, Year 3)
Member - Tasos Bozikis (Graphic Design, Year 1)
Member - Maria Paschali (Fine Art, Year 1)

Student ID Cards

Once you have completed your tuition fee payment for your course, your student identity card will be issued and you will be able to collect it directly from the International Students Office. Your card can be used to receive a student discount at various shops and also for things like airline tickets, bus passes, cinema and theatre tickets, food places, cafes, bookstores etc. Please note that not all shops or companies have a student discount policy so, before you make any purchase, always remember to ask if student discounts are available.

Stella Paridou, International Student Affairs
Office B2, Basement Level
Tel: (+357) 24532373
Email: stellaparidou@alexander.ac.cy

Booking the Theatre

The Theatre is located on the basement level.  It features a high stage with curtain control, audio-visual projector facility with various lighting options, fully carpeted and seats approximately 150 people. It is used for presentations, award ceremonies, guest speaker seminars and large scale meetings. The use of the Theatre is free to all of our students but you must book in advance. The earlier you book, the more likely you are to find availability at a time that suits you. You can contact the officer in charge for Conference Facilities and Bookings to find out when the theatre is next available.

Pierina Rochas, Conference Facilities and Bookings
Office G5, Ground Floor
Tel: (+357) 24532373
Email: p.rochas@alexander.ac.cy

Free Wi-Fi Access

Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the entire college premises. To access the internet on any portable device you must first sign in to ‘Alexander’ Wi-Fi network with the following username and password:

Username: guest
Password: guest

Evangelos Evangelou, I.T. Support
Office: B11, Basement Level
Tel: (+357) 24532373
Email: e.evangelou@alexander.ac.cy