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Arriving at our Southend Campus

Travelling to the University

Arrival date

Please find below the standard accommodation arrival dates for 2019-20 academic year.

BSc nursing students

  • Sunday 29 September 2019 (3rd year students)
  • Sunday 29 September 2019 (new students)
  • Sunday 29 September 2019 (2nd year students)

FdSc Oral Health students

  • Sunday 29 September 2019 (new students)
  • Sunday 29 September 2019 (continuing students)

BA Social Work

  • Sunday 29 September 2019 (continuing 2nd and 3rd year students)
  • Sunday 29 September 2019 (new students)

East 15 (Southend) students

  • Sunday 29 September 2019 (new students)
  • Sunday 15 September 2019 (continuing 3rd year students)
  • Sunday 29 September 2019 (continuing 2nd year students)

East 15 (Southend) Theatre Arts Foundation students

  • Sunday 29 September 2019 (all students)

Essex Business School (Southend) students

  • Sunday 29 September 2019 (new undergraduate and new postgraduate students)
  • Sunday 29 September 2019 (continuing 2nd and 3rd year undergraduate students)

South Essex College (Southend) students

  • Sunday 29 September 2019 (new and continuing HE students)
  • TBC (new and continuing FE students)

Moving in early

The earliest date you can move in to your accommodation is the date specified on your letter of allocation.

Key collection

When you arrive in Southend you will need to collect your keys from University Square reception, which is open 24 hours a day.

Parking

There is no free parking at University Square, however, there is a public car park beneath University Square. Visit our travel pages for payment information and directions.