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Frequently Asked Questions for students

18 Mar 2020

Regularly updated guidance aimed at students

This advice is correct at the time of publication of this news article.

If you have health concerns then you should refer to the NHS website as recommended by Public Health England, however to make other queries regarding the current situation you can email

We appreciate that our students have a number of concerns at this time, so using the guidance provided by the UK Government and the NHS, we have published answers solely to our students’ frequently asked questions. These include issues such as how to deal with the impact of illness on studying, visa status and addressing harassment and intimidation within the community. We have also provided a variety of further resources to access, such as support for those with mental health concerns. 

As you can appreciate, this situation is constantly evolving, so if you think there’s something we’ve missed, if there’s something concerning you or you have a concern about a student, please email the dedicated team and they will support you where possible.