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Christmas and New Year opening hours on campus 2017-18

Term ends on Friday 15 December. Minimum services days are Friday 22 December to Monday 1 January inclusive.

Eating and drinking

ACCA Café

Open Wednesday 20-Saturday 23 December 1-10pm, Sunday 24 December 11am-8pm

Closed Monday 25 December

Open Tuesday 26 December 6-10pm, Wednesday 27-Saturday 30 December 1-10pm, Sunday 31 December 1-5pm

Closed Monday 1 January

Open Tuesday 2-Saturday 6 January 1-10pm

Arts Piazza

Open Monday 18-Wednesday 20 December 8am-4pm, Thursday 21 December 8am-3pm

Closed Friday 22 December-Monday 1 January inclusive

Open from Tuesday 2 January 8am-4pm

Bridge Café

Open Monday 18 and Tuesday 19 December 9am-4pm

Closed Wednesday 20 December- Monday 1 January inclusive

Open from Tuesday 2 January 9am-4pm

Dhaba Café, Arts C

Open Monday 18 and Tuesday 19 December 9am-4pm

Closed Wednesday 20 December- Monday 1 January inclusive

Open from Tuesday 2 January 9am-4pm

Dine Central, Bramber House

Closed Monday 18 December-Monday 5 February inclusive

Dr’s Orders, BSMS

Open Monday 18-Thursday 21 December 8.30am-3.30pm

Closed Friday 22 December- Monday 1 January inclusive

Open Tuesday 2 January 8.30am-3.30pm

Eat Central, Bramber House

Open Monday 18-Thursday 21 December 8am-6pm, Friday 22 December 9am-3pm

Closed Saturday 23 December-Monday 1 January inclusive

Open Tuesday 2 January 8am-8pm

IDS Café and Bar

Closed Thursday 21 December-Monday 1 January inclusive

Jubilee café

Open Monday 18 and Tuesday 19 December 9am-4pm

Closed Wednesday 20 December-Monday 1 January inclusive

Open Tuesday 2 January 9am-4pm

Library Café

Open Monday 18-Thursday 21December 9am-4pm

Closed Friday 22 December-Monday 1 January inclusive

Open Tuesday 2 January 9am-4pm

Sussex Innovation Centre Café

Open until Thursday 21 December 8.30am-4pm

Closed Friday 22December-Monday 1 January inclusive

Open Tuesday 2 January 8.30am-4pm

 

Shops and campus services

Co-op supermarket, Bramber House

Open to Thursday 21 December 7am-11pm

Open Friday 22–Sunday 31 December 7am-8pm, except closed Monday 25 December, Tuesday 26 December and Monday 1 January

Open from Tuesday 2 January 7am-11pm

John Smith’s Bookshop, Library

Closed Friday 22 December-Monday 1 January inclusive

Open Tuesday 2 January 9am-5.30pm

Launderette, Park Village

Closed midnight Sunday 24 December-8am Tuesday 26 December

Closed 6.30pm Sunday 31 December-8am Tuesday 2 January

Open 8am-midnight outside these dates

SEF Service Centre (ext. 7777)

Open Wednesday 27-Friday 29 December 9am-5pm 

For emergency support outside these times, call Security on ext. 3333

 

Learning services

Library

Open Thursday 21 December to 5pm

Closed Friday 22 December-Tuesday 26 December

Open Wednesday 27-Friday 29 December 10am-7pm

Closed Saturday 30 December-Monday 1 January

Open Tuesday 2 January from 9am (start of 24-hour opening)

Careers and Employability Centre

Open Monday 18–Thursday 21 December 10am-4pm, except Wednesday 20 December (office closes 12 noon)

Closed Friday 22 December–Monday 1 January inclusive

Open Tuesday 2 January 10am-4pm

 

IT Services

Library help point

Open Saturday 16-Sunday 17 December 12noon-5pm

Closed Monday 18-Thursday 21 December

Closed Friday 22 December-Monday 1 January (except Wednesday 27, Thursday 28 and Friday 29 December open 12noon-5pm)

Open from Tuesday 2 January 9am-7pm

Shawcross

Closed Saturday 16-Sunday 17 December

Open Monday 18-Thursday 21 December 9am-5pm

Closed (no access) Friday 22 December-Monday 1 January

Open from Tuesday 2 January 9am-7pm

 

Students’ Union

Information Point, Reception Falmer House

Open only during term time

East Slope Bar

Closed (including The Hatch) until Thursday 4 January inclusive

Open Friday 5 January-Thursday 1 February 12noon-12midnight

Falmer Bar

Closed Saturday 16-Monday 18 December

Open Tuesday 19 and Wednesday 20 December 12noon-10pm

Closed Thursday 21 December-Monday 1 January inclusive

Open from Tuesday 2 January 12noon-8pm weekdays (closed weekends)

Sussex Student Lettings

Open to Thursday 21 December 9am-5pm

Closed Friday 22 December–Monday 1 January inclusive

Open from Tuesday 2 January 9am-5pm

Union Shop, Falmer House

Open Monday 18 to Thursday 21 December 8am-6pm

Closed Friday 22 December to Monday 1 January inclusive

Open Tuesday 2 January 8am-6pm

 

Sport

Sport Centre

Closed from 10pm Thursday 21 December

Open from Tuesday 2 January 8am

Falmer Sports Complex

Closed from 10pm Thursday 21 December

Open Wednesday 27 December-Friday 29 December 10am-4pm

Open from Tuesday 2 January 7.30am

 

Health and wellbeing

Dentist

Closed 20 December-7 January inclusive (call the NHS dental helpline 111 or 0300 242 548 in case of a dental emergency; call 01273 605 555 for appointment at a ‘buddy practice’ open over Christmas)

Health Centre (GP)

Closed weekends, also Monday 25-Tuesday 26 December and Monday 1 January

Otherwise open 9am-5pm

Pharmacy

Closed Saturday 23–Tuesday 26 December inclusive

Open Wednesday 27–Friday 29 December 9.30am–4.30pm

Closed Saturday 30December–Monday 1 January inclusive

Open from Tuesday 2 January 9.30am–4.30pm

 

Student support services

Housing Office

Closing Wednesday 20 December 12.30pm and Thursday 21 December 12.30pm

Closed Friday 22 December–Monday 1 January inclusive

Open Tuesday 2 January 10am-4pm

International Student Support Office

Closed from 4pm Thursday 21 December

Open from 10am Tuesday 2 January

Meeting House

Closed from 12 noon Thursday 21 December, except for a service Christmas Eve Sunday 24 December and a drop-in for International Students 1-3pm Christmas Day Monday 25 December

Re-opens Tuesday 2 January 8.30am

Security, York House reception

Open 24 hours over Christmas and New Year

Student Life Centre

Open until 12noon Wednesday 20 December

Closed Thursday 21 December-Tuesday 2 January inclusive

Student Support Unit

Open until 12noon Wednesday 20 December

Closed Thursday 21 December–Tuesday 2 January inclusive

University Counselling Services

Closed Wednesday 20 December–Tuesday 2 January inclusive

Open from Wednesday 3 January 11.30am

 

Banking and cash

Barclays Bank, Sussex House

Closed Wednesday 20 December-Wednesday 3 January inclusive

Re-opens Thursday 4 January 10am-2pm

Cash machine, Bramber House

Available to Thursday 21 December 7am-11pm

Available Friday 22–Sunday 31 December 7am-8pm (except not Monday 25 December, Tuesday 26 December or Monday 1 January)

Available from Tuesday 2 January 7am-11pm

Cash machine, York House

Open 24 hours throughout Christmas and New Year period

 

  • If you are a service provider who wishes to provide us with an update or correction to the published dates and times, please email internalcomms@sussex.ac.uk

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Posted on behalf of: University of Sussex
Last updated: Wednesday, 20 December 2017

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