Spring vacation opening hours and services
Find out which university services are open and where to get support.
University spring closure dates
The university will be closed from 5 pm Thursday 14 April 2022 to 9 am Wednesday 20 April 2022.
Read our student blog for lots of ideas about what to do in Bristol during the spring vacation.
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Health and wellbeing support
Remember that help is available if you are feeling isolated or in need of support over this period.
Residential Life team
The Residential Life service will continue to operate 24/7 throughout the Spring vacation. Residential Life Advisors can be contacted via the normal Residential Life numbers and email addresses. Appointments are available seven days a week via phone, MS Teams or face to face.
The simplest way to contact us is by telephoning 0117 456 9860.
If you are struggling or need help with something whilst you wait for further support, try our self-help resources to get information on how you can improve your wellbeing.
Students' Health Service opening times
The Students' Health Service will be closed from Friday 15 April and will re-open on Tuesday 19 April from 9 am to midday. Normal opening hours will resume on Wednesday 20 April.
If you need to access medical help or advice that cannot wait until the Service re-opens please call 0117 3302721 for details of on-call services. You can also dial 111 or visit 111.nhs.uk to speak to the NHS on call services.
For full details please visit the Students' Health Service webpage.
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tel: +44 (0)117 428 3000
Student Services will be closed from 5 pm Thursday 14 April 2022 until 9 am Wednesday 20 April 2022.
Libraries and study centres
To check the opening times for the libraries and study centres please see their spring vacation webpage.
IT Services support
While the University is closed, the IT 24-hour helpline will be available to deal with any IT queries or reports of problems with services. Call 0117 428 2100.
The Student Laptop and Mobile Clinic are holding two sessions during the spring break:
- Friday 8 April
- Wednesday 20 April
Sport, Excercise and Health
Disability Services will be closed from 5 pm Thursday 14 April 2022 to 9 am Wednesday 20 April 2022.
The chaplaincy will be closed from 4 April and will re-open on 25 April to offer a weekly programme of social events and activities as well as spiritual and pastoral support.
For full details please visit the Multifaith Chaplaincy webpage.
Students' Union opening times
The SU will be closed from 5 pm Thursday 14 April until 9 am Wednesday 20 April 2022.