Find guidelines, rules, regulations and policies relating to students at the University of Sussex. You can also download the Student Handbook.
List of policies
We have a range of policies designed to help and protect you.
- Accommodation Handbook [PDF 1.4MB]
- Declaration of relevant unspent criminal convictions
- Licence to occupy
- Privacy notice for housing applications [DOCX 22KB]
- Rent rebate policy [DOC 24KB]
- Repairs and accommodation complaints
- Why we might not be able to house you.
Data and information
University regulations and policies
- Attendance, engagement and absence policy for taught students [PDF 50KB]
- Attendance, engagement and absence policy for research students [PDF 132KB]
- Confirmation of Acceptance for Studies issuing policy [PDF 228KB]
- Complaints and appeals
- Dignity and Respect
- Drugs policy
- Equality and diversity at Sussex
- Exams and assessment regulations
- Governance regulations and policies
- Student Discipline Regulation [PDF 210KB]
- Student Complaints Procedure [PDF 246KB].
- Visa overstayers policy [PDF 156KB].
Read the Student Handbook [PDF 704KB] for the full details of University services, support and regulations in a quick-guide printable format.
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