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Christmas opening hours 2019

Snow outside the University Library in the 1990s

The countdown to Christmas has officially started and so you may be starting to wonder when everything will start closing for the Christmas break.

Teaching ends on Friday 13 December 2019 and restarts with a consolidation week on Monday 6 January 2020. The University will be closed completely from Monday 23 December until Thursday 2 January.

Security will be available to support with University emergencies by calling 023 9284 3333 and IT support is available 24/7 52 weeks a year on 023 9284 7777.

See opening times below for specific departments.

Academic Skills Unit (ASK)

Week beginning Mon 16 Dec

Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm

Fri: 9am – 4pm

Chaplaincy

Week beginning Mon 16 Dec

Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm

Fri: 9am – 12pm

Re-open: Fri 3 Jan 9am – 4pm

Careers and Employability Service

Week beginning Mon 16 Dec

Mon – Thu: 8.30am – 5pm

Fri: 8.30am – 4pm

Re-open: Thu 2 Jan normal hours

Cafes

Week beginning Mon 16 Dec

The Hub, St Andrews and Cafe Coco

Mon – Fri: 8.30am to 3pm 

Re-open: Hub and St Andrews: Thu 2 Jan

Mon 6 Jan: All cafes open

UoP Global

Normal hours until 20 December, closing at 4pm.

Library

Building opening hours:

Sat 14 Dec – Sun 15 Dec: 10am – 4pm

Mon 16 Dec – Fri 20 Dec: 9am – 8pm

Sat 21 Dec – Sun 22 Dec: Closed

Mon 23 Dec- Tue 31 Dec: 10am – 4pm (CLOSED Wed 25 Dec, Thu 26 Dec, Sat 28 Dec, Sun 29 Dec, Wed 1 Jan)

Thu 2 Jan – Fri 3 Jan: 9am – 8pm

Sat 4 Jan – Sun 5 Jan: 10am – 4pm

Monday 6 Jan: 24/7 starts again

Staffed hours can be found on the Library website.

Printing Services

Normal hours until midday Fri 20 Dec when reception shuts but still available via email/phone

Re-open: Thu 2 Jan normal hours

MyPort Information Hubs/ DSAA

Normal hours until Mon 23 Dec: closed

Re-open: Thu 2 Jan normal hours

Nursery

Mon 16 – Thu 19 Dec: Open to pre-booked children

Fri 20 Dec: Skeleton staff only

Re-open: Thu 2 Jan – Fri 3 Jan: Open to pre-booked children

Sport and Recreation

Mon 16 Dec – Fri 20 Dec: 7.30am – 9pm

Sat 21 Dec: 8.30am – 1.30pm (St. Paul’s Gym and Langstone sports site only)

Sunday 22 Dec: 8.30am – 1.30pm (St. Paul’s Gym only)

Mon 23 Dec – Wed 1 Jan: Closed

Thu 2 Jan – Fri 3 January: 7.30am – 9.00pm

Sat 4 Jan – Sun 5 Jan: 8.30am – 1.30pm (St. Paul’s Gym and Langstone sports Site only)

Student Finance

Mon 16 Dec- Thu 19 Dec: 9am – 5pm

Fri 20 Dec:  9am – 12pm

Re-open: 2 Jan normal hours

Student Wellbeing

Week beginning 16 Dec

Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm

Fri: 9am – 12pm

Students’ Union shop

16 Dec – 2 Jan: Closed

Student Housing

Normal hours until Fri 20 Dec: close at 4pm

Re-open: Thu 2 Jan normal hours

Cash Desk

Mon 16 Dec – Thu 19 Dec: 10am – 2pm

Fri 20 Dec: 9.30am – 11am

Re-open: Thu 2 Jan to Fri 3 Jan 10am – 2pm

From Monday 6 Jan 2020 – Normal hours Mon to Thu: 10am – 4pm, Fri: 10am – 3pm

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