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COVID-19 FAQs for students

If you experience symptoms of COVID-19, test positive for the virus, or are contacted or pinged by NHS Test and Trace, please follow the guidance on this page

Below you'll find a variety of questions that we hope you will find useful and informative. We'll regularly update this page with the latest information and answers to your questions.

Last updated on 1 April 2022. 


What health and safety measures are in place on campus?

Do I have to wear a mask on campus?

Do I need to be vaccinated to study at Regent’s?

Can Regent’s arrange for me to get vaccinated?

Will Regent’s pay for my vaccination?

Do I need to get a COVID-19 test to get access to Regent’s campus?

How can I access COVID-19 tests when I’m in London?

Is there social distancing in place on campus?

I’m feeling quite anxious about being on campus. What kind of support is available?

Travel to London

Do I have to be vaccinated to travel to London?

What if there are local travel restrictions in place in my country and I can’t travel to London?

Do I need to quarantine when I arrive in London?

Teaching in the 2021/22 Academic Year

How will I learn this Academic Year?

Does all teaching take place on campus?

What will you do if social distancing is reinstated?

How do you monitor attendance?

What if I get ill and can’t attend classes on campus?

What academic support is available to me?

What if I don’t feel comfortable with face-to-face study? What are my options?

What if there is another outbreak and London goes into lockdown?

Studying online

Can I study online if I can't travel to London due to travel restrictions?

What resources are available to support me if I can’t come to London?

Can I start my studies in Spring Term online, and then come to London later in the year?

What tools/platforms does the University use to deliver teaching online?

What kind of IT equipment/services will I need access to in order to study online?

Can I use the library online?

How is my attendance recorded online?

Life on campus

Are there social activities and clubs on campus?

Will I have to share a room if I stay in accommodation on campus?

What mental health and wellbeing support is available?


When should I apply for a CAS to submit my Student Visa application?

Will it affect my Student Visa if I can’t travel to London?

Do I need to be vaccinated to get a Student Visa?


In the event of another lockdown and move to online teaching, will Regent’s offer a reduction of tuition?

What if I have difficulty paying tuition fees? What support is available to me?

Study Abroad and Exchange

I'm scheduled to Study Abroad at Regent's. Will I be able to do that?

I’m due to go on Study Abroad. What arrangements have been made for me?

Additional support

What support for students is available?

What mental health and wellbeing support is available?

Contact us

I’m a prospective student (or parent) and planning to start studying in 2022. Who can I speak to?

I’m a current student. Who can I speak to for support?