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Please visit this page regularly for the latest updates on important and current topics.

For all external enquiries, please contact the Durham University Communications Office on +44 (0)191 334 8623, or send us an email.
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Our Updates

Updates on important and current topics:

Recruitment and Admissions

The following Q&A provides detail on Durham University’s undergraduate admissions processes for international and home students.
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Events in the Middle East: Student and Staff Support

Our thoughts are with those affected by events in the Middle East. Find out more on how to access student and staff support.
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Encampment on Palace Green, Durham City

Durham University is managing actively the encampment protest on Palace Green, which was established in the early hours of 10 May.
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College accommodation and catering charges 2023/24

Information on college accommodation and catering charges for academic year 2023/24, and the support available to students.
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War in Ukraine

Staff and students to follow advice from the UK’s Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office.
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Freedom of Expression

Our Policy Statement and our Code of Practice on Freedom of Expression.
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Our University community is based on respect and care for one another and for the local residents with whom we share our city.
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Get in touch

Contact our Communications team with any external enquiries.

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Tel: +44 (0)191 334 8623