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University of Essex

Wivenhoe Park

Colchester CO4 3SQ

Telephone +44 (0)1206 873333


Campus receptions

  • Colchester: +44 (0)1206 874321
  • East 15 Acting School (Loughton): +44 (0)208 508 5983
  • Southend: +44 (0)1702 328200

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For our Colchester Campus

UK callers should prefix 01206 87 to the four-digit extension number
International callers should prefix +44 1206 87 to the four-digit extension number

For our Southend Campus

UK callers should prefix 01702 32 to the four-digit extension number
International callers should prefix +44 1702 32 to the four-digit extension number

East 15 Acting School, Loughton Campus

UK callers should phone 0208 508 5983, then add extension when connected if known.
International callers should phone +44 (0)208 508 5983, then add extension number when connected if known.