Information for current students

Welcome all students. In this extraordinary year, we're especially glad to have you with us. We want you to have a positive experience and have been working hard to make our buildings COVID-safe. 

Coronavirus symptoms?

If you have coronavirus symptoms or have been advised to self-isolate, please follow NHS advice and inform the University using the coronavirus reporting form.

Studying online

Timetables, computer advice, careers, societies and school-specific information.

Find links and answers to practical questions.


Student forms

Request a coursework extension
Submit extenuating circumstances
Submit a self-certification and view coursework extensions submitted before 8 February 2021 or view extenuating circumstances submitted before 8 March 2021

Document Library Student systems

Timetables, library account, self-Certification? Find out which system you need.

Student support and contacts

If you need guidance, find out who to approach for advice. 

University of Bristol App

Make the most of your time at Bristol. Download from:-
Google Play  
App Store

Studying abroad

All students travelling or studying abroad must use the SafeZone app.
SafeZone Information
SafeZone App

Term time opening hours

Queen's Building and
Merchant Venturers Building:
Mon - Fri, 7 am - 10 pm
Weekends, 9 am - 6 pm

Ada Lovelace Building:
Mon - Fri, 7 am - 6 pm
(Closed at weekends)  

Queen's Building Library
(and bookable study spaces):
Mon - Fri, 9 am - 5 pm

CAME School Office (QB 0.16)
SCEEM School Office (MVB 2.19)
Mon - Fri, 10 am - 4 pm


Accessibility information for Engineering buildings:-

Study spaces

Queen's Building student study rooms can be booked via the study space app. Additional rooms are also available, mostly on a first come-first served basis. Please ensure you do not exceed room occupancy levels.

  • QB Ground Floor Café PCs
  • 1.19 Computer Room
  • First Floor Purple booths (outside 1.59 & 1.60)
  • 1.07, 1.08, 1.11 & 1.11A - when not in use for teaching
  • 1.15 Linux PC Lab
  • Second-floor multi-coloured booths
  • 2.11 study area

Study spaces in Senate House are designated specifically for non-quiet study. 

Please visit Library Services for more info on the services they have available and for library study seat bookings. 

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