Campus closed from 11am due to forecast adverse weather

The University is closed today from 11am due to forecast adverse weather. This decision has been made to ensure the safety of our staff and students in light of current information.

This means all lectures, tutorials, labs and other teaching events will be cancelled from 11am. Tests scheduled for today are also cancelled. If students are due to submit course work today, please do so electronically. If you cannot submit electronically please contact your Course Coordinator. Please monitor CANVAS for course updates. Further advice will be provided next week on rescheduling of tests. For student enquiries please email

All staff and students are urged to monitor weather and transport information and make plans to leave the campuses by 11am. If staff need special access to research facilities today after 11am, they will need the permission of their Academic Head.
If staff have any questions related to the closure please email the Staff Service Centre:

Please note all our Contact Centres will be closed for phone calls.

Update: Friday 14 April

The University evacuation notice has now been lifted.

The Recreation Centre, Library and Information Commons will be open on Saturday and Monday as normal Easter opening hours

If you had course work due on Thursday, please submit electronically if you can. If you cannot submit electronically please contact your Course Coordinator. For those who had assignments or exams disrupted by Thursday's evacuation, you will receive information after the Easter break.

Thank you for your patience and cooperation on Thursday. Have a safe and enjoyable Easter break.