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Here at Essex there are lots of ways to get in touch with us. We welcome comments and enquiries about any of our services.

General contact numbers

Applicant and course enquiries

Got a question about a course or want to know more about accommodation at Essex? Fill out our online enquiry form or talk to us on live chat and we'll be happy to answer any queries you have.

You can also contact us by email: 

General - enquiries@essex.ac.uk

Undergraduate - admit@essex.ac.uk

Postgraduate - pgadmit@essex.ac.uk

 

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Course applications and admissions

Undergraduate admissions

Contact us if you're thinking about studying for your first degree and have questions about courses and entry requirements.

Telephone: +44 (0)1206 873666

Email: admit@essex.ac.uk

Postgraduate admissions

Contact us if you already hold a degree and have questions about postgraduate study.

Telephone: +44 (0)1206 872719

Email: pgadmit@essex.ac.uk

Press and media enquiries

Corporate Communications Office

Telephone: +44 (0)1206 872400

Email: comms@essex.ac.uk

General campus specific enquiries

Colchester Campus

University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester CO4 3SQ, United Kingdom

Colchester Campus Reception: Telephone: +44 (0)1206 874321

Direct dialling extension numbers

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. You can find contact numbers for individuals at Essex through our people search. The majority of our staff are currently working at home and may not answer their work phone number.

Southend Campus

University of Essex, Southend Campus, Elmer Approach, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1LW, United Kingdom

Southend Campus Reception: Telephone: +44 (0)1702 328200

Direct dialling extension numbers 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. You can find contact numbers for individuals at Essex through our people search. The majority of our staff are currently working at home and may not answer their work phone number.

Loughton Campus

East 15 Acting School, University of Essex, Hatfields, Rectory Lane, Loughton IG10 3RY, United Kingdom

Loughton Campus reception: Telephone: +44 (0)20 8508 5983

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. You can find contact numbers for individuals at Essex through our people search. The majority of our staff are currently working at home and may not answer their work phone number.

Estate Management Helpdesk

More information can be found on our Estates Management Helpdesk web pages

Essex Sport and gyms

  • Essex Sport -  Address: University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park Colchester, CO4 3SQ; Telephone: 01206 873250; Email: sport@essex.ac.uk
  • Simply Gym (Southend) - Address: 33-41 Victoria Avenue, Southend on Sea, SS2 6DF Email: southend@simplygym.net

General enquiries

Telephone  +44 (0)1206 873333

Clearing: +44 (0)1206 873666

University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester CO4 3SQ

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