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Below you'll find a variety of questions that we hope you will find useful and informative. 

We'll be regularly updating this page with the latest information and answers to your questions.

Last updated on 17 September 2021. 

Answers to your questions

Teaching in Autumn Term 2021

How will I learn in Autumn Term?

Will all teaching take place on campus?

What will you do if social distancing is reinstated later in the year?

How will attendance be monitored?

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

Will I be able to participate in social activities and clubs?

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

What health and safety measures will be in place on campus?

What mental health and wellbeing support will be available?

What additional academic support will be 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?

Teaching for students who can't travel to London

What if I can’t travel to London, because I live in a ‘red list country’ or there are local travel bans in place?

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

Can I start my studies in September 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 will my attendence be recorded online?

Travel to London

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

Do I need to quarantine when I arrive in London?

Will I still be able to travel to London if I’m in a red list country?

Will Regent’s pay if I have to quarantine in a hotel upon arrival?

What is the latest I can defer if I change my mind about coming to London in September?


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

Are there any restrictions on visas from ‘red list countries’?

Will it affect my student visa if I have to study online to begin with as I can’t travel to London?

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


Do I need to be vaccinated to travel to London?

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?

How often will 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?

Will there be social distancing in place in Autumn Term?

Will I have to wear a mask on campus?

I’m feeling quite anxious about returning to campus. What kind of support do you offer?


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 for the next academic year? What support is available to me?

What if I’ve already paid my deposit to begin my study in September? Will I be able to get a refund of my deposit if I can’t travel to London?

What if I have outstanding Reid Hall accommodation credit?

Study Abroad and Exchange

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

I’m due to go on Study Abroad in Autumn 2021. What arrangements are being made for me?

Additional support

What support for students will be available?

What mental health and wellbeing support will be available?

Contact us

I’m a prospective student (or parent) and planning to start studying in 2021. Who can I speak to?

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