Information Points

Information Points provide a point of contact for staff, students and visitors to the University:

Barras Information Point
Tel. 0191 208 6817

Opening Times:

24hrs/7 days a week

Medical School

Tel. 0191 208 7351

Opening Times:

8am till 10pm - week days

10am till 10pm weekends


8am till 9pm (Mon-thurs)

8am till 5pm (Fri, Sat & Sun)

Requests for collections and urgent by hand mail deliveries should be sent to your local Information Point. A duty driver will be assigned to handle the requests.

All cash deliveries need to be done by porters requests.

Publicity Materials

Information Points have leaflet stands for publicity material about the University and events in and around the City. They are available to display publicity material for schools and services. Supplies for display should be forwarded to the Area Team Leader.

Events, Courses and Conferences

Schools and services are asked to give details of events of any nature to IP staff so that they can inform staff, students and visitors of the activities as appropriate.