This page provides some practical advice about how to minimise your chances of being affected by The Corona Virus. It also aims to provide answers to some of the key questions you are likely to have about the University and students' union. If you have other queries, don't hesitate to contact us through, and we will do all that we can to assist. You can also get updates from Teesside University which provides the latest information and advice, as well as details for arrangements around learning and teaching.

Latest news and updates: 11.43am, Tue 5th January 2021We are sorry to say that your SU Building is now closed until further notice following last night's update from the Prime Minister, it is not a decision we have taken lightly but the safety of students and our staff MUST come first. We know lockdown isn't easy but please stay safe and be responsible over coming days and weeks, it will be the quickest way out of this again. BUT...We are still here for you online on weekdays throughout lockdown. We will offer help, support, advice and activities throughout the new lockdown as listed below. We will also continue to ensure your voice and opinions are heard by the most senior figures at the University as decisions about learning, teaching and assessment are taken. 

What are my Student Officers and Student Reps doing during the new lockdown? 
πŸ‘‰ Your Student Officers Alan Lofthouse (President Education), George Reeves (President Activities) and Elisha Lycett (President Welfare) will be available online on weekdays to answer questions and help with your issues, you can find contact details through They will also continue to represent students at a range of virtual meetings with the University as critical decisions are taken and ensure that your SU is probably run.

πŸ‘‰ School Reps and Course Reps will continue to work gathering feedback from all students and relay this to the most senior figures in each school. Find out more about their work and how to get in touch with your reps through or their Facebook School Reps - Teesside.


What TUSU services can I access online?

πŸ‘‰The SU Welcome Desk can be contacted on weekdays between 10 am and 4 pm through or by calling 07976 420806.

πŸ‘‰The SU Activities Team can be contacted through their social media page TUSU Activities or

πŸ‘‰ SU Student Support SUSS can be contacted through their social media page SU Student Support - SUSS or


Will there be online day and evening events from TUSU?

πŸ‘‰We will be running a range of online events to welcome you back to university and support you through the difficult period ahead. More info to come soon on and our various social media so stay tuned!


How can I ask general questions?

πŸ‘‰ Drop a line.

πŸ‘‰ Message us on Facebook or Instagram.

Click on the image below for more info on the work your Student Officers, Student Reps have done over the past year to meet the challenge of Coronavirus