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Christmas opening and support hours

5 December 2017

 

Student support

During the Christmas vacation, students who need help should visit or contact Glasney Lodge (01326 253503). Information about emergency help is also available on the Need Help Now webpages.

Student Services (Accessibility, Dyslexia, Counselling, Wellbeing, Living Support, Chaplaincy) is open as normal up to Friday 22 December 5pm. The Services re-open, with reduced staffing on Tuesday 2 January, and open fully on Wednesday 3 January.

Compass

The Compass Desk is open as normal until Friday 15 December, and reopens on Monday 8 January. Please email: studentservices@fxplus.ac.uk or visit Living Support on the first floor of Tremough House Annex

Libraries:

Penryn Campus Library:

Friday 15 December - 24/7 finishes, open until 9pm.

Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 December 10am – 6pm Self-service only

Monday 18 December - Friday 22 December Open 9am – 8pm with Library Helpdesk staff 9am – 5pm and between 5pm – 8pm Self-service only

Saturday 23 December 10am - 6pm Self-service only

Sunday 24 December 10am – 4pm Self-service only

Christmas Day & Boxing Day - buildings closed but don't forget online access is always available.

Wednesday 27 December, Thursday 28 December, Friday 29 December 10am – 6pm Self-service only

Saturday 30 December 10am – 6pm with Library Helpdesk staff

Sunday 31 December 10am – 4pm with Library Helpdesk staff

New Year's Day - closed but don't forget online access is always available

Tuesday 2 January 2018 - 24/7 restarts at 8.45am - self-service only

Wednesday 3 January - Library Helpdesk staff - at 8.45am

Falmouth Campus Library:

18 - 22 December 9-5 Monday to Friday

3-5 January  9-5 Monday to Friday

23 December - 2 January  closed but don't forget online access is always available

Weekend 6-7 January closed but don't forget online access is always available

Normal term hours resume Monday 8 January

See here for all library opening times: http://library.fxplus.ac.uk/using-library/about-library/opening-times

ASK and Languages

Open as normal up to 5pm Friday 22 December. Reopening Tuesday 2 January.

Penryn IT Support:

Monday 11 December – Friday 22 December – Normal working hours – 8.45am – 9pm and Saturday and Sunday 10am – 6pm.

Saturday 23 December - 10am – 6pm

Sunday 24 December (Christmas Eve) onsite support 10am – 1pm. From 1pm – 6pm phone support only.

Monday 25 December – Monday 1 January closed.

Tuesday 2 January – open 8.45am – 9pm.

Falmouth Campus Fox 3 IT Suite and Digital Print Centre:

Monday 11 December – Friday 22 December – Normal working hours – 8.45am – 5.15pm. (Phone support only at weekend and weekday evenings)

Saturday 23 December – Tuesday 2 January – CLOSED. (Phone support on 2 January)

Wednesday 3 January 2018 - at 8.45am.

Critical incident support (Out of Hours):

Available 24/7 throughout Christmas and New Year for critical incidents only. Details as per the out of hours policy. General IT Support is not part of this cover, critical incidents only.

The Falmouth Exeter Plus Estates Helpdesk:

will be closed for the Christmas period from 6pm on Friday 22 December, reopening at 10am on Tuesday 2 January.

The Building Services Team will be working until 2pm Christmas Eve, returning at 10am on Tuesday 2 January. They will follow their on call rota over the holiday period. 

If there is an emergency in the academic buildings during this time, please speak with Campus Security who will be able to contact the On Call Team. If help is needed in the residences over Christmas, please contact the Concierges based in the Lodge.

Contact: Campus Security/Glasney Lodge: 01326 255875

Emergency/First aid landline: 01326 254444 (4444 internal phone)

Email: campuspatrol@fxplus.ac.uk

University owned accommodation:

Glasney Lodge is open 24/7 365 days a year so it will remain open over the Christmas period. Tel: 01326 255875.

The Multifaith Chaplaincy:

will be open Monday-Friday 9am–5pm until 5pm on Friday 22 December, reopening at 8.30am on Tuesday 2 January.

The Little Wonders Nurseries

will be closed from the end of the working day on Friday 22 December and reopen on Wednesday 3 January. Childcare will be provided on Tuesday 2 January if requested.

Penryn Campus Sports Centre

23 December – 8am - 6pm

24 December – 8am - 2pm

25 December – Closed

26 December – 8am - 2pm

27, 28, 29 December – 8am - 8pm

30 December – 8am - 6pm

31 December – 8am - 2pm

1 January – Closed

2 January – Normal

For more information visit the website. Email: sportscentre@fxplus.ac.uk

Campus retail and catering:

The Stannary Café/Bar (Upstairs) will be open as usual until Saturday 16 December.  December. It will be closed on 16 and 17 December. From Monday 18 to Friday 22 December inclusive opening times are 8.30 am - 5pm. It will then be closed between Saturday 23 Dec and Monday 1 January inclusive. Between Tuesday 2 and Friday 5 January opening times will be 8.30am to 5pm. On Saturday and Sunday 6 and 7 January it will open from 6 Jan 6pm until close.

The Stannary Deli Bar will be closed from Saturday 16 December, reopening Monday 8 January.

From Monday 18 to Thursday 21 December, The Stannary Kitchen will be open from 8am to 2pm. On Friday 22 December it will open from 8am to 1pm. It will be closed between Saturday 23 December and Monday 1 January inclusive. On Tuesday 2 Jan openings are: breakfast hot counter 8.30am - 11am, lunch and salad bar 11.30am - 2pm, Grab and Go counter 8.30 – 2.30pm.

From Monday 18 to Thursday 21 December Koofi will be open between 9am and 5pm. On Friday 22 December Koofi will be open between 9am and 1pm. It will be closed between Saturday 23 December and Monday 1 January inclusive. Between Tuesday 2 and Friday 5 January it will be open between 9am and 5pm.

The ESI Café will be open from 9am to 3pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 18, 19 and 20 December. It will be closed between Thursday 21 December and Monday 1 January inclusive. On 2, 3, 4 and 5 January it will open from 9am to 3pm.

From Saturday 16 December to Tuesday 2 January  (inclusive) Amata Cafe will be closed. Between Wednesday 3 and Friday 5 January it will be open between 9am and 3pm.

Fox Café, Falmouth Campus, will be open from 8am to 3.30pm from Monday 18 December until Friday 22 December. It will close at 3.30pm on Friday 22 December and reopen, between 8am and 3.30pm  on Wednesday 3 January (café service only).  On Thursday 4 December, the main counter for hot food will open. 

Term time opening hours will resume for all catering outlets on Monday 8 January 2018.

The Shop (Penryn Campus) will be closed on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 December and open 7:30am to 6pm Monday 18 to Friday 22 December.  It will be closed from Saturday 23 December and reopen on Tuesday 2 January.

During this time the Shop will have reduced choices but pasties and sandwiches will still be available.