Autumn 2020 at Sussex

Find out what we’re doing differently for this term during the Coronavirus situation, so you can plan your university experience.

Term dates

Term ends on Friday 11 December. See our full term dates.

Research students

See our guidance for postgraduate researchers and supervisors during the Covid-19 pandemic.


If you need help, the Student Life Centre, Student Support Unit, Counselling Service, Careers and Employability Centre and International Student Support are providing online services.


Health information

The National Health Service (NHS) and Public Health England are the official sources of all UK health advice and guidance.

The NHS has guidance on:

The government is constantly assessing the risk of coronavirus and updating its information for the public every day.

Travel advice

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO), part of the UK government, is the official source of travel advice and guidance.

FCO information covers:

We are following all the guidance from these organisations.