The Students Palace of Culture became the traditional venue for such events of local significance as the day of Knowledge, Day of Orthodox Christian Youth, " Pancake Week", Students Easter, Day of Slavic Writing and Culture etc. Also such university contests as " Fun and Witness Club", " A Friendly Students Family", " Student of the Year", " Miss University", " Students Spring".
The Students Palace of Culture systematically carries out active work on giving basic legal knowledge, forming social activity within the students and their high sense of civil liability. It is achieved with the support of events like Fun and Witness Club game " Everyone goes for the elections!", meeting of summer students construction teams, a Memory Day, " All the best to orphans", " Stop drugs", " Drugs without us", etc.
The Students Palace of Culture annually arranges more than 300 events with total number of people 430000. Today 39 clubs are functioning in the Student’ s Palace on a permanent basis with over 750 people involved.
Improving communication habits of the youth and leisure time culture represent two sides of the integrated pedagogical process in the students dormitory. Each faculty and institute arrange different events: meeting war veterans (World War II), scientists, deputies, contests and sport competitions. In 2008 our University campus was ranked the first in all-Russian competition among Students hostels.
The joint development of the University and psychological and sociological service was a specialized course " Young leader school", intended for forming managerial qualities of students. Within the framework of the course the Students Council has annual training.
Since 2004 a familiarization " L. I. F. T" game is made for the first-year students. It is aimed at adaptation of former schoolchildren and forming University corporate culture. And since 2008 the project " Academy of Students Council" for forming organizational habits of students. " Young Voters Club" was the first in the city among similar university clubs in Belgorod in 2008 and the first in the region contest among city voters clubs. The University won the second place and the diploma for the best patriotic work among students in Belgorod region. Now the University is actively making arrangements for the event to commemorate the victory in the Great Patriotic War (World War II).
We have the honor to be the first again in the rank among industrial enterprises and social establishments (all forms of property) in the implementation of the program " Improving the quality of life for local population". The names of the winners of the competition are placed in the city centre.
Today the educational and youth upbringing process at the university is aimed at achieving a higher level of students activity, including teachers staff and forming moral and humanistic personal characteristics.