Important Documents and Information
Congratulations on becoming a member of University College! We look forward to welcoming you.
Please take time to read carefully the documents below. Undergraduate students will need to print and sign the College Information Regulations Signature Form and return it to us before 21 September 2013. Please send your completed form to the following address:
College Information and Regulations
The College Information and Regulations document (downloadable, see below) is an official document with all the rules and regulations of the College for your information. Please read this document.
After you have read the Information and Regulations document, please print the College Information and Regulations Signature Form. Please sign this form to confirm that you have read the Information and Regulations document and are thus agreeing to abide by the College's code of practice. Please send your signed form to us by 21st September 2013 to the following address:
College Secretary, University College, Durham Castle, Durham, DH1 3RW
- College Information and Regulations 2013-14 (last modified: 13 August 2013)
- College Information and Regulations Signature Form (last modified: 12 August 2013)
Accommodation Licence Agreement
A copy of the College Accommodation Licence Agreement is included here for your information. Details of how to sign up for College accommodation will be sent to you directly.
- 2013-2014 Licence Agreement (last modified: 12 August 2013)
Please note that this Licence Agreement is for undergraduate students only.
Insurance Cover for Students
Basic contents insurance cover for items in your room is included as standard for student residents in all University accommodation. This student room insurance provided covers some of the items in your room for theft, fire and flood risk. This insurance is currently provided by Endsleigh Insurance.
If you would like to see information on what is covered by the current contents insurance service, plus details of optional additional/top up covers, please click on the links below.
- Insurance Cover Summary (last modified: 12 August 2013)
Environmental Issues: Greening the Castle
Climate change is a problem for us all - but here in University College we can play a role to help save the day: switching the lights off, recycling, saving water, etc, etc and generally being more green. The document Combating Climate Change - how we can help, downloadable below, raises awareness of environmental issues in the College and University.
Music Practice Rooms
Guidelines for the use of our three music practice rooms, refurbished through the Music Department and the setting up of a Centre of Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL), are here: Music Practice Rooms: Code of Practice.
- JCR Handbook 2013 (last modified: 11 September 2013)