Campus facilities

At Sussex, we have specialist facilities and a variety of shops, bars and cafés on campus.

An aerial view of most of the University of Sussex campus

 Study space

Library

Location: Library Square
Opening hours: See our opening times
Telephone: 01273 678163

Open to everyone with a range of visitor memberships

Find out more about the Library.

Shops, cafés and bars

We have a range of shops and retail outlets on campus, as well as: 

The Co-operative food

Location: Bramber House
Opening hours: Monday-Sunday 7am-11pm
Telephone: +44 (0)1273 624764

In-store bakery, off-licence, newsagents, household and personal care essentials, bus tickets, photocopying, bill payment and cashback.

NUS cardholders get a 10% discount.

Caburn House residence

John Smith Bookshop

Location: The Library, Library Square 
Opening hours: Monday-Friday 9am-5.30pm (closed 27 December to 1 January)
Telephone: (+44) (0)1273 678333
Email: sx@johnsmith.co.uk

Find out more about the John Smith Bookshop.

Market

Location: Falmer House 
Opening hours: Term time only. Tuesdays and Thursdays 10am-4pm

Various stalls selling books, clothes, fresh fruit and vegetables, street food, baked goods, plants, posters and artwork.

Post Office

Location: Bramber House (in Co-operative Food) 
Opening hours: Monday-Friday: 9.30am-5.30pm
Telephone: (+44) (0)1273 602935

Services include postage, drop and go, licences, vehicle tax, travel insurance, National Express tickets, foreign currency (euros and US dollars only – student rate available).

Union Shop

Location: Falmer House
Opening hours: Term time – Monday-Friday 8am-11pm. Saturday 10am-6pm. Sunday 12pm-5pm (closed 24 December to 1 January)
Telephone: (+44) (0)1273 602935

Quick and frozen foods, off-licence after 5pm, stationery, cards, clothing and more.

Bank and cash machines

Barclays bank 

Location: Sussex House
Opening hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 10am-2pm (closed Wednesdays)

There are two 24-hour cash machines here. Other cash machines can be found at York House (Norwich House Road) and Bramber House (Refectory Road).

Caburn House residence

Sport

Sussexsport

Locations: the Sport Centre and Falmer Sports Complex
Opening hours: These vary according to the time of year – Find out about opening hours
Telephone: (+44) (0)1273 678228

Find out more about our sports facilities.

Health

Health centre

Location: Sussex campus
Opening hours: Monday-Thursday 8.30am-6pm, Friday 8.30am-5pm (closed Saturday and Sunday)
Telephone: (+44) (0)1273 249049

Find out more about our Health centre.

Dentist

Location: Health centre
Opening hours: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm (closed 1pm-2pm). Times vary during Summer Vacation
Telephone: (+44) (0)1273 605555

Pharmacy

Location: Health centre
Opening hours: Term time – Monday-Friday 9am-5.30pm. Non-term time – Monday-Friday 9am-4.30pm
Telephone: (+44) (0)1273 699883

Prescriptions, medicines, cosmetics and toiletries.

Services and support

Chaplaincy and Meeting House

Location: Sussex campus
Opening hours: Monday-Friday 8am-9pm, Sunday 10.30am-7.30pm (closed Saturday).

Find out more about The Meeting House and the University Chaplaincy at Sussex.

Childcare

Location: Childcare centre
Opening hours: Monday-Friday 7.30am-6.30pm
Telephone: 0800 954 0669

The University's childcare facilities are available to staff and students for children aged four months to five years.

Launderette

Location: Park Village
Opening hours: Self-service washes – Open every day (including weekends and bank holidays) 8am-12am. Service washes – Monday-Friday 8am-2pm.

You can download an app from Circuit Laundry or pay by cash or card at the launderette machines.

Conferences and events

Conference centre

Location: Bramber House
Opening hours: Available for hire throughout the year. Other campus spaces (pictured) may be available over vacations.

You can book a range of events for 10 to up to 250 delegates at our modern Conference Centre.

Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts

Location: Gardner Centre Road
Opening hours: Hosts events throughout the year
Telephone: (+44) (0)1273 678822

Find out more about what's on.


Report an issue

If you spot something that needs fixing, cleaning or looking at, contact the Sussex Estates and Facilities Service Centre.


New students

See the Student Hub to find out where to shop and eat and how to get around the local area.


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