COVID-19 update

If you’re studying or thinking of studying here and have questions about COVID-19, our helpline 01273 641234 is open Monday–Friday, 10am–12pm and 1–3pm.

Following the Government’s announcement on 22 February, we wrote to our students about our plans for a safe return to campus. You can also take a look at our FAQs, check the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 at the university and read the latest emails sent to studentsCurrent students can book a test online.

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Professor Debra Humphris

Vice Chancellor in podcast reflection on university responses to the pandemic

Professor Debra Humphris has recorded a two-part podcast with the University Alliance to discuss how universities have coped with the COVID-19 crisis.

Dr Sarah Pitt

Brighton academic receives prestigious lifetime membership

Dr Sarah Pitt has been made a Life Member of the Institute of Biomedical Science in recognition of her long and valuable contribution to the field of virology.

Maurice Burton

Academic launches website to highlight racism in the world of sport cycling

The University of Brighton's Dr Marlon Moncrieffe has created a website to highlight injustices and improve inclusivity in cycling as a sport.

Close up of spots in a petri dish

COVID-19 university FAQs

Frequently asked questions for our students and their supporters on the university’s response to COVID-19.