Off campus

As part of our year round staff programme, we have great opportunities and discounts at off-campus facilities for University of Sussex staff.

In addition to our on-campus facilities, we work with local companies to offer you lots of sporting opportunities throughout Sussex.

Swim for £2 at local pools

Just show your staff ID card to swim for £2 at pools in Brighton & Hove.


Bouldering is a fun form of indoor climbing without the need for ropes or harnesses. University of Sussex staff can enjoy a 15% discount on single entry (peak and off-peak) prices at Boulder Brighton, a state of the art Bouldering centre a few minutes walk from Portslade station. You must show a valid in-date staff ID card at every session to get this discount.


High Sports climbing are based at the Withdean Sports Complex in Brighton. Our partnership allows us to offer some great discount opportunities for Sussex staff to learn how to climb and take full use of their fantastic facilities.

BTN BikeShare

University of Sussex students and staff get a 10% discount on the annual membership plan for BTN Bike Share. The plan is available to anybody registering with a University of Sussex email address, either by downloading the Social Bicycles (SoBi) app or signing up online. The University has two BTN BikeShare hubs on campus; outside the Sport Centre and York House.