Contact us

Find contact details including the main postal address and switchboard number for the University of London. You can also view our social media directory.

Who do you want to contact?

General enquiries, telephone and postal address

Contact us form

Telephone central switchboard: +44 (0)20 7862 8000

Postal address
Please remember to include the recipient and department name:

University of London
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HU

The impact of the coronavirus pandemic means that we are currently unable to offer in-person assistance at our offices in London. The University remains committed to supporting students throughout this difficult time.

Please use our online enquiry system via Ask a question to contact us and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Want to study with us?

Distance learning

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7862 8360  (our lines are open Monday to Friday 09:30 - 16:30 GMT)

If you have already logged an enquiry please note that these are handled in a strict date order. Our support team will not be able to prioritise requests and can only advise on the status of your enquiry and add additional information from you.

If you are a current student or applicant, please have your nine-digit student number or prospective student number ready, so that we can find your student record and assist you.

The impact of the coronavirus pandemic means that we are currently unable to offer in-person assistance at our offices in London. The University remains committed to supporting students throughout this difficult time. Please use our online enquiry system via Ask a question below to contact us and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

How to applyHow to apply for a distance learning programme.

We will help you in any way we can to make your application successful. View the checklist to help you get started with your application.

On Campus

If you wish to study on campus with a member institution you should contact them directly for full information.

Are you a current student?

Contact us via the Student Portal

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7862 8360 (our lines are open Monday to Friday 09:30 - 16:30 GMT)

If you have already logged an enquiry please note that these are handled in a strict date order. Our support team will not be able to prioritise requests and can only advise on the status of your enquiry and add additional information from you.

If you are a current student or applicant, please have your nine-digit student number or prospective student number ready, so that we can find your student record and assist you.

The impact of the coronavirus pandemic means that we are currently unable to offer in-person assistance at our offices in London. The University remains committed to supporting students throughout this difficult time. Please use our online enquiry system via Ask a question below to contact us and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Distance Learning

Telephone: +44 (0)20 7862 8360  (our lines are open Monday to Friday 09:30 - 16:30 GMT)

If you have already logged an enquiry please note that these are handled in a strict date order. Our support team will not be able to prioritise requests and can only advise on the status of your enquiry and add additional information from you.

If you are a current student or applicant, please have your nine-digit student number or prospective student number ready, so that we can find your student record and assist you.

The impact of the coronavirus pandemic means that we are currently unable to offer in-person support at our offices in London.

View our distance learning Frequently Asked Questions and Knowledge base.

Please use our online enquiry system via Ask a question to contact us and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Replacement transcripts and certificates

For how to optain replacement documents see Requesting a transcript.

Are you a former student of the University or one of its member institutions?

Alumni information on our website.

Make a donation in support of the University

Support us and donation information 

Please note that, due to the temporary closure of Senate House, at this time the Development Office will be unable to process donations received via cheque.

Meeting room or conference booking

Contact us about us regarding our venues by using our Enquiries form here.

Bed and breakfast in central London

Student accommodation in London

University of London Housing Services offers a range of services to assist and support students

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Visiting Senate House

The University of London is conveniently located in the heart of Bloomsbury, next to the British Museum and Russell Square.

By tube

The nearest underground stations are:

  • Russell Square (Piccadilly Line)
  • Goodge Street (Northern Line)
  • Tottenham Court Road (Central Line and Northern Line)
  • Euston Square (Circle Line, Metropolitan Line and Hammersmith and City Line)
  • Euston Station (Victoria Line & Northern Line)

By rail

Euston, King’s Cross and St. Pancras mainline stations are within walking distance. The other London mainline stations are a short tube or taxi journey away.

By bus

Closest bus stops - Tottenham Court Road or Russell Square (Numbers 7, 24, 29, 68, X68, 73, 91, 134, 168 and 188).

Facilities for those arriving by bicycle / motorbike

The surrounding area of the University's central precinct has a number of places in which you can attach and lock your bicycle. However, if you are attending a conference and wish to use the University's facilities for parking you will need to contact the Conference Office to prearrange the use of a space.  

Alternatively, if you are coming for a meeting or visiting the premises you will need to ask the University representative managing your visit or meeting to arrange a space for you through security/reception.

Please note that spaces are limited and that bicycles left on our premises are done so at the owner’s risk. We recommend that belongings are locked away out of sight as the University cannot be held responsible for thefts or damage to bicycles.

Car parking facilities

Public car parking is not available at Senate House.
NCP car parks are available at Woburn Place & Bloomsbury Place.

Social media

You can view our social media directory which covers the broad range of accounts across the University of London.

Our location

Finding the University of London

Distance Learning

+44 (0)20 7862 8360 the lines are currently closed, but you can use our automated system to find more information.