Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi provides financial aid to its students5 May, 2020
Source: Gulf News,
As Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi works on top of the pandemic situation in line with government’s guidelines and instructions by activating both the remote learning and working, the institution seizes to see the bigger picture that its student body is facing amidst the havoc. The Vice Chancellor of Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi, Professor Silvia Serrano, emphasizes how the university works to support the students during this pandemic, “As it is vital to recognize all the challenges that are arising along the crisis including financial instability, the institution announces to provide financial aid to the students that are hugely affected by the emergence of COVID-19.”
Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi has set an ad-hoc procedure of taking case-by-case evaluation of exceptional situations to deliver financial aid to students that are experiencing the impact of the pandemic and are finding difficulties to finance their tuition fees. “We are assuring our students that the University will conduct a comprehensive assessment on their cases and that the University is ready for exceptional assistance,” Professor Serrano concluded.
Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi recognizes how the crisis affected the society and students’ financial situation. The institution values the hard work of its students and sees this unfortunate time as an additional challenge.