UCL Students

Information for undergraduates and postgraduates about funding, examinations, your student record, maintaining your wellbeing and more. This information is provided to help you complete important administrative tasks and to look after your wellbeing so you can focus on your studies and making the most of your time at UCL.

Supporting our students

The 2020/21 academic year might look a little different from usual. But don't worry, we're still committed to providing you with the same level of support, the same great opportunities, and the same high-quality education, just with a few changes to keep you and our community safe and secure.

Important information for 2020/21:


Assessment mitigations


To address concerns about the impact of ongoing restrictions on your work, we have introduced new COVID mitigation measures for assessments in 2020-21.


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Our student enquiry system and self-help centre is designed to streamline the way we handle your enquiries. If you have a question, just askUCL.

What's open on campus

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Buildings are open and many facilities are available for students who need to be on campus. This includes study spaces, library services and limited catering outlets.

Term 3 guidance from UK government

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All students who have not yet returned to campus-based teaching will be able to do so from step 3 of the roadmap, no earlier than 17 May 2021.

Your UCL education


Find out more about how your teaching and learning, and other aspects of UCL student life, will look during the next academic year.

Keeping safe on campus

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The safety of the UCL community is our top priority and we're putting in place a number of measures to keep you safe if you're on campus. 

Coronavirus information for students


Essential information about how we’ve been responding to the outbreak and its impact on life at UCL.

International students

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Everything you need to know about coming to the UK, whether for the first time or as a returning student.

Quarantine information

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If you're coming to the UK from overseas you may need to quarantine on arrival. Here’s what you need to know.

UCL Connect to Protect

Help us keep everyone safe and report your status through UCL Connect to Protect to let us know if:

  • you think you may have coronavirus; 
  • you have tested positive for the virus; 
  • you are waiting for the results of a coronavirus test;  
  • you need to self-isolate.

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Term dates for 2020-2021

First term
Start date: Monday 28 September 2020
End date: Friday 18 December 2020

Second term
Start date: Monday 11 January 2021
End date: Friday 26 March 2021

Third term
Start date: Monday 26 April 2021
End date: Friday 11 June 2021