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Third Cyberjaya Briefing of the Year:

End of the Current semester: 25 November

New Sem: Feb 23, 2004 in Cyberjaya

New Intake: Feb 16 (for new students)

– The building is currently waiting for its’ CF, which is due in November.
– The entrance is not near the main road, it is up the hill.
– There will be a three storey block that will house the Admin, Marketing, Student Services and what-nots.
– There will be a campus radio, editing suite, and sound stage
   -Mainly for the production of TVC (Television Commercials) for FTV
   -They are trying to get the production houses to come and set it up at the Campus as well- supposed to help the students get a job (But I seriously think that if it          comes to the students and the prod. houses they will put the latter first)
   -Above the tech center they will have the library- occupy one floor, also have an electronic resource center
   -Above lib- all the faculty depts (SABE, SCMB, SDAM and MIT) on the same floor
   -Fashion gallery occupy the top floor

-Computer labs and the multimedia will be together
   -This includes the moviel labs as well.

-have the usual classrooms- in true lecture hall style (tiered)

-Two foodcourts: Malay, Chinese food- all halal
   -Cost: Apparently supposed to be paying coffeeshop prices (like the ones in Mayang)

   Incubation Center for graduates- Entreprise (sp?)

Accomodations:
   -Puchong: 15 mins away with shuttle bus
   -On campus- 150 beds, ready in May
      Cost for these two are different, of course

Parking (On campus)
– 800 bays, staff will be charged RM 65 (didn’t get the student rates, sorry :( )

Transport

– Take ERL
   -Rm 50
   -From KL Sentral
   -Stops at Puchong station only though (Cyberjaya station not ready yet)

-Cityliner
   -RM 3.50
   -Share with MMU students
   -From IOI Mall

-College Bus
   -From Asia Jaya and Kelana Jaya (Pass by Puchong before going to campus)
   -3 Services- Twice in the Morning, once in the afternoon
   -Last bus of the day- Leaves Cyberjaya at 9.30pm
   -RM 2.50 per trip, RM 1.80 from Puchong accomodations
   -From Vista Prima (College also has baggage services)

Banking services
   -Trying to get ATM slot
   -Hongkong Bank and Maybank already there

Medical bay
-Still trying to get a clinic there

Internet
-Free wireless (woohoo!)

Smart card
-Use in place for student ID
-All in one card
-Use for bookshop, library, prepaid card, print shop and photo shop

Misc.
-No scootering in the hallaways :(
-Less guards
-Two entrances- North and (?)

Communications is in Blocks B & C
   We are still using the amps for the radio *screams*
   May have webcasting (working with Astro- hah!)
   This will be in the editing room (for now- may be moved)
   No increase in fees

For more info, please call 03-78045220