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Guidance for Staff Responding to the Death of a Student

Download the Full Guidance, which includes

  • Clear statement of responsibilities and actions
  • Checklist for Family Liaison
  • Key Contacts
  • List of colleagues who are automatically notified of a student death, once it has been verified.


No action shall be taken until the Director of Campus Life has confirmed that the news is correct and next of kin have been informed.

Contact Sally Bray, Interim Director of Campus Life, x 58733

Once the death has been verified, a named Coordinator from the Student's School will be appointed.