International Student Support

Campus contacts

Use this list of useful contacts if you need to get in touch with a service on campus.

Personal support and guidance

International Student Support

  • specialist immigration and visa advice

  • specific events for international students

  • general welfare support and advice about living in the UK

Bramber House, 2nd Floor, Room 202

T +44 (0)1273 67 8422

E international.support@sussex.ac.uk

W http://www.sussex.ac.uk/internationalsupport

Student Life Centre

  • Personal concerns affecting study progress or well-being

  • Funding and finance including scholarships, bursaries and hardship funds

  • Understanding university systems and regulations ( assessment, services, complaints, conduct, and discipline)

  • Progression, intermission and withdrawal processes - discussion and support

  • Referrals to other professional services on campus

  • Mitigating evidence help

  • If you don’t know who to talk to or who to ask – start at the Student Life Centre

Bramber House

T +44 (0)1273 87 6767

E studentlifecentre@sussex.ac.uk

W http://www.sussex.ac.uk/studentlifecentre/

Students’ Union Support and Advocacy Team (Independent from the University)

  • Support with complaints against the University

  • Help if you are facing disciplinary action

  • Support for students facing academic misconduct proceedings

  • Help with appealing assessment and exam results or University decisions

1st Floor Falmer House

T +44 (0) 1273 877038

E advice@sussexstudent.com

W http://www.sussexstudent.com/advice

University Counselling Service

  • Individual therapy

  • Group therapy

  • Systemic therapy for student couples

  • Eating Disorders Group

  • Drug and Alcohol Counselling programme

  • Workshops for managing your mood, procrastination and insomnia

Health Centre Building

T 01273 678156 during office hours (or leave a message on our confidential 24-hour answer phone)

E counsellingreception@sussex.ac.uk

W www.sussex.ac.uk/counselling

Student Support Unit

  • Support students with long-term and short-term disabilities

  • Help students with Disabled Student's Allowance applications

  • Liaise with other University staff over adapted teaching and examination arrangements

  • Liaise with Residential Services over adapted accommodation needs

Bramber House

T +44 (0)1273 877466

E studentsupport@sussex.ac.uk

W http://www.sussex.ac.uk/studentsupport/

Security

  • Support in an emergency

  • Lost property

  • Lone student escort service across campus after dark

  • Crime prevention

York House

T +44 (0)1273 678234 (enquiries)

E security@sussexestatesfacilities.co.uk (enquiries)

W http://www.sussex.ac.uk/sef/services/security

Emergency +44 (0)1273 873333

Chaplaincy

  • Different worship groups and socials

The Meeting House

T +44 (0)1273 678217

E j.s.thorogood@sussex.ac.uk (Janine Thorogood - Meeting House Administrator)

W http://www.sussex.ac.uk/chaplaincy/

Buddy Scheme

The Buddy Scheme matches current students with new students to help them settle in at Sussex. Join the Buddy Scheme here: http://www.buddyscheme.com

Language Cafe

The Language Cafe gives students the opportunity to practise speaking languages with each other in an informal setting.

Health Centre

  • Doctor appointments

  • Nurse appointments

  • Contraception advice

  • Baby/child and travel immunisations

  • Prescriptions

T +44 (0)1273 249049  (Appointments/general enquiries)

E admin.unimed@nhs.net (general enquiries or requests for prescriptions only)

W www.unimed.co.uk

Dentist

  • Dental hygiene

  • Orthodontics

Health Centre Building

T +44 (0)1273 605555

E dentalcarefalmer@btconnect.com

W http://www.nhs.uk/Services/dentists/Overview/DefaultView.aspx?id=27111

Pharmacy

  • Prescriptions

  • Medicines

  • Cosmetics

The Health Centre

T +44 (0)1273 699883

Transport

  • Bike parking information

  • Car parking information

T +44 (0)1273 876538

E transport@sussexestatesfacilities.co.uk

W http://www.sussex.ac.uk/sef/services/transport/

Academic support and guidance

 Library

  • Loaning books

  • Online resources

  • Bookable study space

  • Computer clusters

  • Photocopying and printing

T +44 ( 0)1273 678163

E library@sussex.ac.uk

W http://www.sussex.ac.uk/library/

Careers and Employability Centre

  • Advice on working part-time while you study

  • Help applying for part-time work

  • Advice on graduate jobs

Ground floor of the Library

T +44 (0)1273 678429

E careers@sussex.ac.uk

W http://www.sussex.ac.uk/careers/

IT Services

  • Computers to use

  • Printing

  • Audio-visual equipment

  • Training

  • Software

T +44 (0)1273 678090

E support@its.sussex.ac.uk

W http://www.sussex.ac.uk/its/

Housing support and guidance

Residential Services

  • On campus accommodation

  • Off campus University-managed accommodation

  • Residential Adviser Network

  • Private sector housing information

The Housing Office

Bramber House, 2nd Floor

T +44 (0)1273 678220

E housing@sussex.ac.uk

W http://www.sussex.ac.uk/residentialservices/

Sussex Student Lettings (Students’ Union Letting Agents)

  • Helps students find private rented accommodation

  • Charges no fees to students

Falmer House

T +44 (0)1273 678787

E lettings@sussexstudent.com

W http://www.sussexstudentlettings.com

Admissions, registration, fees and assessments

Student Accounts

  • Paying Undergraduate fees

  • Paying Postgraduate fees

  • Paying Study Abroad fees

  • How to pay other University charges

Sussex House

T  0800 849 49 79 (Freephone from UK landlines); +44 (0)1273 678204 (from international lines)

E studentaccounts@sussex.ac.uk

W http://www.sussex.ac.uk/finance/services/feesandincome/studentaccounts

Admissions

  • Undergraduate and Postgraduate prospectuses

  • Undergraduate and Postgraduate applications

  • Support ISC students when progressing to University of Sussex

Sussex House

Undergraduate

T +44 (0)1273 678416

E ug.applicants@sussex.ac.uk

Postgraduate

T +44 (0)1273 877773

E pg.applicants@sussex.ac.uk

W http://www.sussex.ac.uk/admissions/index

Student Progress and Assessment Office

  • UG and PGT student progression, examinations, assessments and results, graduation 

Bramber House, 1st Floor

T +44 (0)1273 877093

E spaenquiries@sussex.ac.uk

W http://www.sussex.ac.uk/spa/

Research Student Administration Office

  • PGR student progression, assessments and graduation

Sussex House

T +44 (0)1273 876550

E researchstudentoffice@sussex.ac.uk

Student Systems and Records office

  • Student registration

  • Student ID card

  • Transcripts

  • Council Tax exemption

Transcript enquiries

T +44 (0)1273 877134

E transcripts@sussex.ac.uk

Student Data enquiries

T +44 (0)1273 872522

E studata@sussex.ac.uk

W http://www.sussex.ac.uk/ssro

International Student Support

E international.support@sussex.ac.uk
T +44 (0)1273 67 8422