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Durham University

University Calendar

University Calendar


Published by Durham University. The information in these webpages is correct for the academic year 2020/2021. While all reasonable efforts are made to ensure that the information contained in this University Calendar, and in particular the information relating to regulations, courses, and fees, is correct at the time of publication, it is subject nevertheless to alteration without notice. Any person wishing to obtain confirmation of any particular item should contact the University Secretary: Palatine Centre, Stockton Road, Durham, DH1 3LE United Kingdom T: + 44 (0)191 334 6139

The coat of arms of the University is described thus:

Argent, a Cross patee quadrate Gules; a Canton Azure, charged with a Chevron Or between three Lions rampant of the first.

The motto of the University:

Motto: "Fundamenta eius super montibus sanctis" - taken from Psalm 86 in the Latin Psalter. In the New English Bible the line comes in Psalm 87 and is translated from the original as "her foundations are set upon the holy hills" ("her" refers to Zion).