Hygienic and healthy food and snacks are provided to the day scholars, boarders and staff / faculty members in a Service Centre. The Service Centre is managed by the institute, where all food items are provided at subsidized rates.
To ensure quality and hygiene of the food a food committee is formed which looks after the menu selection and quality of service. The facility remains open to the users from 07:00 am to 8:30 pm, seven days a week.
Apart from the above, a separate mess is also available for the hostel residents/students adjacent to the Salman Firdaus Hostel.
A) Fields and grounds
By the grace of Allah, CUI Abbottabad has large areas that are custom designed and well maintained as grounds, fields and courts for different sports activities like Cricket, Football, Volley Ball, Badminton, Table Tennis and Athletics. For management, and promotion of each Sport a staff member has a permanent charge. This sports officer is aided by sports coordinators selected from each department, that play a key role in the Students’ Week activities every semester.
Considering the fact that extracurricular activities provide students with important opportunities for personal development and growth outside the classroom. CUI Abbottabad campus has developed many modern and non-conventional facilities for the students.
B) Fitness and Weight Training Center for boys
A modern facility comprising all the necessary machines and equipment is available for the students in the Salman Firdaus Hostel. The students can use these facilities by paying nominal charges and becoming members of the fitness center. The up gradation and development of this facility is being done continuously.
C) Fitness and sports facilities for girls
A female fitness center was established in girls hostel in 2009 consisting of variety of sports related equipment, like Treadmill, Sun-banker, Tricycles, Nordic track, Body twisters, Light weight for females 1-2 kilograms, Carrom board, skipping rope and related indoor sports facilities. In students’ week the assigned faculty incharge conduct competitions among girls inside the hostel premises. Girls can also participate in squash and table tennis.
A big open area of the campus has been developed as the parking lot for the staff, faculty, students and visitors. The faculty and staff members have been assigned specific parking sheds for their regular use. Visitors and students may park their vehicles in their specifically allotted lots. For parking and traffic violations strict disciplinary action is taken by the university. Area is well managed and has special security arrangements.
CUI Abbottabad has a total of six mini buses to provide pick and drop facility to students on allocated routes of Abbottabad, and Mansehra. The service will later be extended for students of Havalian and Haripur district. For more information on bus routes and charges
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Counseling and Educational Services
Every class is assigned an advisor that provides cost free individual counseling to students attending CUI programs. These advisors are available to assist students in addressing personal as well as educational concerns. Students are encouraged to develop coping skills, to deal with problematic issues and to identify meaningful personal goals and the steps necessary to achieve these goals.
Advisors provide caring and supportive assistance that is respectful of the student’s cultural background and tailored to the specific needs of the individual student.