University of Cape Coast

Useful information



Support and assistance on arrival and during the period of stay

1 Week Orientation Service by the Centre for International Education, UCC
Aiport pick up and drop off
Tour of UCC campus
Tour of Cape Coast Castle and Kakum Canopy Walkway
Assistance in registeration of courses
Introduction to Departments, Schools/Faculties and College of International Students
An Immigration Office at the UCC Centre for International Education for processing of student visas and resident permits during the period of their stay in Ghana
Students transcripts are forwarded to their home institutions after completion of their programme or per semester


Halls of residence on offer

Six (6) Halls of Residence
- 1 for Males only;
- 1 for Females only;
- 4 for both Males and Females.

UCC Alumni Hostel which is in the central point of campus, there are 3 restaurants within a 200 meters radius of the Hostel, and Hostel is very close to all the go-to places on campus

Superannuation Hostel

Student Representative Council (SRC) Hostel


Language courses on offer

Ghanaian languages