Campus service opening times

Opening hours and availability of various services, catering and retail outlets are impacted by Covid-19. Please see below for the latest information, which is correct at the time of publishing but may change at short notice.

There is currently no public access to the library, however you can access the library’s online service or email the Library for support.


The following outlets are closed until further notice:

  • Café on Priestley Road
  • Hari's Bar
  • Heart + Soul
  • Hillside
  • Lakeside Restaurant and Coffee Shop
  • Pizzaman
  • Rubix and thEATre (GSA)
  • Starbucks (Stag Hill and Surrey Sports Park)
  • The Bench Bar (Surrey Sports Park)
  • The Hideout
  • Teas and Tees
  • Vet School Coffee Shop
  • Wates House
  • Youngs Kitchen

Simply Fresh

  • Daily (including weekends): 9am – 5pm until further notice.
  • The Post Office is also open but hours can vary depending on staff availability.

Tesco Superstore Guildford

Thursday market

  • Unique Fruit, our Thursday Market fruit and veg traders, now have a website and if you live in Guildford or you're on campus, you can order your weekly fruit and vegetables to your doorstep.⁠
    ⁠(Due to high demand, please allow 1-2 days to receive a phone call from the Unique Fruit team, regarding your order.⁠)


  • Appleseed Bookshop is closed until further notice. Online orders can be placed by email
  • Appleseed Print is closed until further notice. All print requests can be sent by email. If you need to drop off work you can do this through the Appleseed Bookshop.

Most welfare and wellbeing services are running phone or video call appointments. This includes:

Other services

Staff and students can also access a number of other services including Samaritans and Big White Wall.

GP surgeries are still offering doctor and nurse consultations, but most will be over the phone. Contact your surgery for more information.

MySurrey Hive on Stag Hill is closed – all Hive support services are running phone or video call appointments. Email the Hive to request a booking. 

All Academic Hives are closed – please contact your faculty's Academic Hive via email for support.

Employability and careers appointments can be booked on Surrey Pathfinder.

The Students' Union building is closed but all staff can be contacted by email.

Security are operating 24/7 as normal across both campuses

    • Monday to Friday: 10am - 4pm
    • Saturday and Sunday: closed

    • Monday to Friday, 8am-4pm


    Battersea Court

    • Monday to Friday, 8:30am – 3:30pm

    Manor Park

    • Monday to Friday, 10am – 4pm

    The EFCS reception will be closed, however support is available on extension 9230 or via email at the following times:

      • Monday to Friday: 8am – 4pm
      • Saturday and Sunday: closed

      Surrey Sports Park is closed until further notice.

      All Team Surrey sport and activity is suspended from Saturday 21 March – Sunday 26 April (inclusive).

      Unitemps drop-ins are cancelled until further notice.

      All campus launderettes are fully operational. Please respect social distancing when using them and do not visit if you are showing symptoms.

      These academic buildings are also now closed:  

      • Guildford School of Acting (GSA) 
      • Ivy Arts Centre
      • Rik Medlik building (MS)
      • Teaching and Lecture Blocks