Student News and Events

News and events for University of Brighton students

Southern Train for Unizone travel

Train strikes 13 December to 7 January 2023

Please be aware that some national and local rail services will be unavailale due to recently announced industrial action. This means there will be no trains serving Moulsecoomb, Falmer or Eastbourne on these strike days in December and January.

Helping you navigate the cost of living crisis

Cost-of-living: how we’re supporting you

As the cost-of-living and its related pressures continues to increase, your financial and wider wellbeing remains an important priority for me and my colleagues who support you in a range of ways. The University has drawn together a support package to help you navigate this difficult time and this message seeks to present this in a way that allows you to access support based on need. 

BTN Bikeshare man on bicycle

BTN Bikeshare to be ‘paused’ from December until Spring 2023

Brighton & Hove’s BTN BikeShare scheme is to pause operations from 31 December in preparation for a new look scheme to launch next year. 

Falmer campus car park

Car parking and permit enforcement now in place (2022/23)

A reminder that parking arrangements are in place for the 2022-23 academic year in line with the University’s Car Park and Permit Application Policy.  Student parking remains free for the 2022/23 academic year with a valid E-Permit. If you park without a valid E-Permit, you may receive a Parking Charge Notice (PCN) of £60. 

Bicycle chain and back wheel

Free bike maintenance checks in May

Could your bike do with a bit of a health check? The university’s sustainability campaign, c-change, have arranged some free bike maintenance check sessions from ‘Dr Bike’ next week on all campuses.

Southern and Thameslink trail networks closures map

Reminder: Major rail closures next week

Starting this weekend, the train line between Three Bridges and Brighton/ Lewes / Hove will be closed for a period of nine days. Trains will be replaced with buses, which could result in significantly longer journey times for some passengers.

Southern and Thameslink trail networks closures map

Major rail engineering works: weekends and 9-day closures

There are some weekend closures for local rail services starting this weekend but a more disruptive 9-day closure between 19-27 February.

A Stagecoach bus in Eastbourne

Student discounts and benefits for travel in Eastbourne

Assess your travel options and kick-start good habits for the year ahead, and make sure you’re aware of the current Government guidelines for travel during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Student discounts and benefits for travel in Brighton

Assess your travel options and kick-start good habits for the year ahead, and make sure you’re aware of the current Government guidelines for travel during the COVID-19 pandemic.

A Stagecoach bus in Eastbourne

Student discounts and benefits for travel in Eastbourne

The University of Brighton works to support students, staff and visitors to travel as sustainably as possible to and from campus; to help cut carbon emissions and pollution, improve health and wellbeing and you could save yourself some money! With the new academic year just around the corner, now is a good time to assess…

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