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Building Opening Hours

Building opening times vary during term time and outside of term time. You can refer to the 2019/20 academic calendar to find out about term dates.

Winter Break Opening Times

All City and Coach Lane Campus buildings, with the exception of the locations detailed below will be closed from 10pm Friday 20th December until 7am Thursday 2nd January.

The following facilities will operate restricted hours and will be open and accessible by smart card access:

The City and Coach Lane Libraries will be open during the break, but with some changes to opening hours. Visit the Library website for details.

The Prayer Facility will continue to be available 24/7.

CIS Building and The Zone (Ellison Building) will be open and accessible as detailed below:  

 

Opens 

Closes 

Saturday 21 - Monday 23 December 

9am

Midnight (CIS 11pm) 

Tuesday 24 December

9am 5pm 

Christmas Day & Boxing Day 

CLOSED 

Friday 27 - Monday 30 December 

9am  Midnight (CIS 11pm)

Tuesday 31 December 

9am  5pm 

New Year's Day 

CLOSED 

Thursday 2 January

8am  24/7 (CIS 11pm)

If you are on campus during the festive season, we'd encourage you to use the free SafeZone app. The app connects you directly to the University Security Team if you need help while on campus. The use of SafeZone is mandatory if you are on campus between 10pm and 6am.

Standard Opening Times

Please note individual room opening hours may differ from the standard building opening times. The exceptions are marked with an asterisk for each building and detailed at the bottom of the page.

City Campus West

Building Name

Weekday Services (Term Time)

Weekend Services (Term Time)

 

Out of Term Time

Burt Hall

7am-10pm

8am – 5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

CIS*   8am-11pm  9am-5pm  7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Drill Hall

7am-10pm

8am – 5pm

7am-8pm Mon-Fri

Ellison Building*

7am-10pm

8am – 5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Ellison Building (The Zone)

24/7 provision

24/7 provision

24/7 provision

Ellison Terrace

7am-10pm

8am – 5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Library (Student Central)

 

See Library web pages

 

Lipman Building*

7am-10pm

Sat 9am–4pm

Sun - closed

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Nixon Hall

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Northumberland Building

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Sandyford Building   7am-10pm  8am-5pm  7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Sport Central

See Sport Central web pages

Squires Annex

7am-10pm

Sat 9am–4pm

Sun - closed

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Squires Building*

7am-10pm

Sat 9am–4pm

Sun - closed

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Squires Workshops*

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Students’ Union

See mynsu.co.uk for opening times

Sutherland Building*

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Sutherland House (security)

24/7 provision

24/7 provision

24/7 provision

Trinity Building

24/7 provision

24/7 provision

24/7 provision

Wynne Jones Centre

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

City Campus East

Building Name

Weekday Services (Term Time)

Weekend Services (Term Time)

 

Out of Term Time

CCE1 (Business and Law)*

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

CCE1 Law Practice Library

 

See Library web pages

 

CCE2 (Design)

7am-10pm

Closed

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Pandon Building*

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Pandon Building (Basement)

24/7 provision

24/7 provision

24/7 provision

Coach Lane Campus East

Building Name

Weekday Services (Term Time)

Weekend Services (Term Time)

 

Out of Term Time

Sports Hall

See Sport Central web pages

F Block (Library)

See Library web pages

G Block

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

H Block

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Coach Lane Campus West

Building Name

Weekday Services (Term Time)

Weekend Services (Term Time)

 

Out of Term Time

A Block

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

B Block

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

C Block

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

D Block

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

E Block

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Clinical Skills Centre*

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Main Reception

7am-10pm

8am–5pm

7am–8pm Mon-Fri

Students’ Union

See mynsu.co.uk for opening times

Baltic 39

Monday-Friday: 8am - 9pm
Saturday-Sunday: 9am-6pm
 
Please note that before 9am in the morning there will be no Baltic staff onsite to provide security support. University Campus security will provide support via the Safe Zone security app. Please note the us of the app is required between 8am and 9am.
 
Please also sign in and out on the Northumbria register as per usual.

Northumbria University works with AccessAble to provide detailed information for all of our buildings and services. The Access Guides cover much more than just automatic doors and ramps; such as information on lighting, colour contrast, signage and background noise. Most importantly, all the details have been checked in person, so you can be sure you’ll get all the facts.

Expand for room-specific exceptions to the times outlined above

CCE1

All Hub Floors can be accessed 8am - 10pm on weekdays and 8am - 5pm on weekends.

 

 CIS

The following rooms can be accessed 8am - 11pm on weekdays and 8am - 8pm on weekends:

  • 001
  • 002
  • 003
  • 101
  • 102
  • 103
  • 201
  • 202
  • 203
  • 312
  • B201

 

Coach Lane

The following rooms can be accessed 8am - 10pm on weekdays and 8am - 5pm on weekends:

  • Clinical Skills Physios

Ellison Building

The following rooms can be accessed 24/7:

  • D206
  • D211
  • The Zone (via swipe access)

The following rooms can be accessed 8am - 10pm on weekdays and 8am - 5pm on weekends:

  • A004
  • A007
  • A011
  • A114
  • A218
  • A219
  • B Block Hub
  • B Block VR Suite
  • E204
  • E206
  • E304

Lipman Building

The following rooms can be accessed between 8am - 9pmMonday to Thursday and10am - 4pmon Saturdays:

  • 001
  • 0002
  • 0005
  • 0006
  • 0007
  • 0008
  • 0023
  • 0025
  • 021
  • 022
  • 022a

Pandon Building

The following rooms can be accessed 24/7:

  • Pandon Basement
  • B1 (via swipe access)
  • B2 (via swipe access)
  • B3 (via swipe access)

The following rooms can be accessed 8am - 11pm on weekdays and 8am - 5pm on weekends:

  • F1
  • S2

The following rooms can be accessed 8am - 10pm on weekdays and 8am - 5pm on weekends:

  • F2/3
  • F4/5
  • S1
  • S3
  • S4

Squires Annexe

The following rooms can be accessed between 8am - 9pm Monday to Friday and 10am - 4pm on Saturdays:

  • 001
  • 002
  • 003
  • 004
  • 005
  • 006
  • 007
  • 008
  • 009
  • 013
  • 020
  • 022
  • 023
  • 115
  • 117
  • 118
  • 201
  • 202

Squires Building

The following rooms can be accessed 8am - 9pm Monday to Thursday and 10am - 4pm on Saturdays:

  • 020a
  • 020b
  • 023
  • 026
  • 027
  • 028
  • 203
  • 204
  • 302
  • 303
  • 305
  • 307 A-D and J-S
  • 309
  • 311
  • 316
  • 317
  • 319
  • 411
  • 412
  • 413
  • 414
  • 415a
  • 415b
  • 416
  • 417
  • 418
  • 501
  • 502
  • 503

Squires Workshop

The following rooms can be accessed between 8am - 9pm Monday to Thursday and 10am - 4pm on Saturdays:

  • 041
  • 045
  • 047
  • 048
  • 101
  • 104
  • 105a
  • 105b
  • 105c
  • 105d
  • 106
  • 107
  • 107a

Sutherland Building

The following rooms can be accessed 8am - 10pm on weekdays and 8am - 5pm on weekends:

  • the Hub (via swipe access)
  • 0001
  • 0002
  • 0005
  • 009
  • 010
  • 104
  • 201

Wynne Jones

The following rooms can be accessed 8am - 10pm on weekdays and 8am - 5pm on weekends:

  • 103
  • Open Access PCs on 2nd Floor
  • 306
  • 309
  • 310
All Hub Floors can be accessed 8am - 10pm on weekdays and 8am - 5pm on weekends.

Assessment Times Extended Accessibility - 1st and 2nd floor Hubs & Bloomberg Suite:

  • December 2017: weekend opening times extended to 10pm
  • 2 January - 12 January 2018: open 24/7
  • 19 March - 23 March 2018: open 24/7
  • 9 April - 22 April: opening times extended till midnight
  • 23 April - 22 June: open 24/7
All Hub Floors can be accessed 8am - 10pm on weekdays and 8am - 5pm on weekends.

Assessment Times Extended Accessibility - 1st and 2nd floor Hubs & Bloomberg Suite:

  • December 2017: weekend opening times extended to 10pm
  • 2 January - 12 January 2018: open 24/7
  • 19 March - 23 March 2018:open 24/7
  • 9 April - 22 June: opening times extended till midnight

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