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Easter 2023 on Cornwall Campuses

Are you staying on campus in Cornwall over the Easter break? If so, you may find the below information on opening times, services and events, available within the University, helpful.

Penryn Campus Library will be open 24/7 throughout the Easter break. The helpdesk will be open Monday – Friday 0:900 – 17:00 only (excluding bank holidays).

For more information visit the library web pages.

The Sports Centre will be open as normal during the holidays the bank holiday opening times will be 08:30-18:00 with last admission at 17:00

The Chaplaincy building will be open throughout the Easter holidays Mon-Fri 0900-1700 including the bank holidays.

The Chaplaincy team will be working throughout too but there will be times, including over the bank holiday weekend, when the building will not be staffed.

Follow the team on Instagram for the latest updates @multifaithchaplaincy or check multifaith chaplaincy events.

During the Easter holidays the career zone will be available online. You will be able to contact them between 10:00 and 15:00 Monday to Friday.

Virtual one to one appointments will be available with their friendly and experienced staff, plus the team will also be able to live chat with you via the career zone website, take your phone calls and answer your emails.

You can access Handshake to search for jobs and opportunities, My Career Zone Digital for instant CV reviews, interview practice and skills development, plus our website for career research and planning. Career Zone will be closed for the bank holidays on Friday 7 April, Monday 10 April and Monday 1 May.

Phone +44 (0)1392 72 4439, email and live chat on our homepage.

The Compass Helpdesk
The Compass will be open Monday – Friday 09:00-17:00 and closed on the bank holidays.

Education Welfare Team
The Education Welfare advisors will be available 09:00-17:00 Monday to Friday accept on the bank holidays.

Find out more about student wellbeing in Cornwall here.

The SU will be closed on the bank holidays on the 7 and 10 April and 1 May. In addition to this the SU Advice Team will not be available from 12-14 April. Any activities taking place over this time can be found on the SU events page.

The latest information on events and activities on campus can be found on the on campus events page.  You can also find out what activities the ResLife team are running by following them on Instagram @fxreslife

From 3 to 16 April food and drink outlet opening times will be as follows.

Lower Stannary
Closed reopens on 17 April      

The Deli

8:30 -17:00 on weekdays,
11:00-18:00 on Weekends,
10:00-19:00 on Good Friday 7 April
Closed from 8-10 April.

ESI Café
Open 10:00-14:00 Monday to Friday
Closed on weekends and the bank holidays

Sustainability Café
09:00-15:00 Monday to Friday
Closed on the weekend and bank holidays

Lower Stannary Café Bar
14:00-20:00 Monday to Saturday
Closed on Sundays and bank holidays

Penryn Campus Shop
08:00-17:00 Monday to Friday
10:00-16:00 on Saturdays and Monday 10 April
Closed Sundays and Friday 7 April

Latest updates can be found on the campus at Easter facilities page.

The info. point in Peter Lanyon will be open for in-person enquiries or by calling the phone line on 01326 371800 as follows.

Until 31 March open 8:45-17:00

Between 3 – 28 April open 09:00-17:00

Closed on the bank holidays (7 and 10 April, 1 May)

During the closure periods, students can still email or – all emails will be retained and attended to during the next working day.

Student services will be open Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00 and closed on the bank holidays.

Please contact Glasney Lodge on 01326 253503 if you have any immediate welfare concerns. Glasney Lodge will open 24/7 their emergency number is 01326 254444.

Support via Spectrum Life
Spectrum Life provide 24/7 access to a helpline, an online portal, and specific treatments like counselling. You can download the Spectrum Life app by searching for it in your app store – use code FXPlus when asked for your ‘organisation’.

If you want to talk to the helpline or access talking therapies you can call/text:
Phone UK based:  0800 0318227 
International number: 00353 1 518 0277 
Whatsapp: Text “Hi” to 07418360780 

There is also an online self-help portal which you can access using the code FXPlus when asked for your ‘organisation’

Find other wellbeing resources and information on the wellbeing support pages.