Support over the May bank holidays

Along with the University, we will be closed for the May bank holidays on 1, 8, 29, and 30 May.

The HUBS will be closed and our services will be unavailable on these dates. There will continue to be a range of support available for students both in halls and at home over the break.

Our Student Advice Centre has a list of online resources that you may find useful, including resources on wellbeing, housing, funding, academic issues, and more.

Urgent support

If you need urgent support while the HUBS is closed, we have a list of external support providers you can contact.

There are also security staff available at the University 24/7. To contact them please call ext. 2000 on internal phones or 0114 225 2000 if calling from an external line.

Supporting your wellbeing

There are lots of support and resources available to support your mental health and wellbeing.

The University's Student Wellbeing Service page provides information, advice and practical support to help you manage your studies and make the most of university life.

The online self help service Togetherall, is free for students at Hallam. You can log in with your student email address.

Library and Skills Centre

The two campus libraries remain open 24/7.

The Library Skills Centre will be closed on 1, 8, 29, and 30 May - online resources and session recordings are available online. Library Chat will continue to be available as part of the library online.

Studiosity, a free online writing feedback and live chat service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year, and is open to all students.

Careers and employability

You can access the Careers and Employability website anytime for digital support with applications and other careers related queries.

The Multifaith Chaplaincy

View a list of places of worship for different faith communities across the city whilst the Multifaith Centre is closed.

IT support

During the University's closure period, if you have an urgent query you can still contact the University's out-of-hours service on 0114 225 3333 all day, every day.

You can also report issues, or submit requests, using the self-service portal which will be dealt with when the University reopens. You can find more information on the IT and Library services tab.

Technical Operations Resources and Services

Technical facilities will be closed during the bank holiday closure periods. There will be no access to specialist technical support or spaces during this time.

Hallam Active

Both Collegiate and City gyms will be closed on 1, 8, 29, and 30 May for the bank holidays. Head over to the Uni's home workout page whilst they're closed - Keeping active at home.


Head over to the Uni's web page for the latest information on bank holiday and summer closures. Where can I eat on campus?