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Easter 2024 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.

The library will remain OPEN 24/7 over the Easter Holidays.

Library staff will be available at 9-5 on weekdays (excluding bank holidays).

Friday 29 March - Monday 1 April & Saturday 6 - Sunday 7: the Library will be unstaffed but still open to use.

Normal service will resume from Monday 8 April.

For more information visit the library web pages.

The Sports Centre will be open (Bank Holidays), as below:

•        Fri 29 Mar - 08:30-18:00

•        Mon 1 Apr - 08:30-18:00

•        Mon 6 May - 08:30-18:00

•        Mon 27 May - 08:30-18:00

For more info contact: Tyrone Morgan,

The Multifaith Chaplaincy

  • The Penryn Chaplaincy will be open Monday-Friday 9:00-17:00
  • The Chaplaincy room in the Fox Building at Falmouth campus will be open in line with Fox Building opening hours
  • The Muslim Prayer Room on Penryn Campus will remain open 24/7 all week, with access out-of-hours via the entrance beside the Chapel Lecture Theatre.

For more info contact: Gemma Tracey,

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 Helpdesks revert to 9:00–17:00 out of term-time (at Penryn and Falmouth). We’ve aligned this to the Falmouth vacation period rather than Exeter so will be 9:00–17:00 from Monday (25 March) and will revert to normal opening hours on Monday 8 April.

The service will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday.

Contact: Stephen Hickling,

Find out more about student wellbeing in Cornwall here.

Easter opening times are 10:00-16:00 on the 2, 3, 4 and 5 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

Food & Drink:

Good Friday 29 March

Penryn Campus Shop – closed

Koofi is open 9.30 to 19.30

Catered Halls:

Breakfast will be served in the Stannary and your evening meal will be served in Koofi (finishing at 19:00)

All other outlets are closed.


Easter Saturday 30 March

Penryn Campus Shop open – 10:00-16:00.

All other outlets are closed.


Easter Sunday 31 March

All outlets and Shops are closed


Bank Holiday Monday 1 April

Penryn Campus Shop open – 10:00-16:00

All other outlets are closed.

For more info contact: Jennie Hoskin,


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 28 March open 08:45-17:00

Between 02 – 29 April open 09:00-17:00

Closed on the bank holidays (29 March and 01 April, 06 May)

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

Student Support will be closed on bank holidays.

Students can still email Student Support on or complete our online forms available on our Support and Wellbeing pages, and usual service will resume from Tuesday 2 April 2024.

Urgent support due to concerns of risk to self or others i.e. same day response, contact NHS 111 or 999.

For 24/7 mental health support students can contact 0800 038 5300 (NHS mental health response line)

If you have an urgent concern out of hours, please contact Glasney Lodge on 01326 253 503.

Need help now? Click here: Crisis information

Call the NHS: 111 (General medical advice - 24 hour service);

PENRYN GP SURGERY Call: 01326 372502

SAMARITANS (24 hour confidential emotional support): Call FREE on 116 123 Email: WEB: Cornwall Samaritans

Talking therapies (IAPT) | Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (

Self-refer here - Call 01208 871905


For more info contact: Keith Hawksworth,

Week commencing 1, 8, 15, 22 April face-to-face meetings will be available between 10:00-15:00 at the hub. Online sessions will be available 9:00-17:00.

Friday 29 March - Monday 1 April (Easter Weekend)
All Info Point/Hubs and SID closed.
Tuesday 2 April - Friday 26 April
Vacation opening hours:
- Hubs: Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00
- SID (telephone enquiries): Monday – Friday, 09:00 – 17:00

Monday 29 April onwards
Term time opening hours see here for details:
SID (telephone enquiries):

International Student Support are available as normal throughout the Easter vacation except on the Bank Holiday days (Friday 7 April and Monday 10 April). Here are links to our most popular pages:

Access our service

Student visa information

Graduate visa information

Working during my studies

Lost or stolen BRP cards