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Emergency information

This page will be updated with essential information and guidance in the event of a crisis affecting the University.


The University's Security team operates 24 hours a day. If you have a security-related emergency, call them on +44 (0)23 8059 3311.

Non-University sites and services

Check operator websites for the latest information on their service status.



National Express

National Rail Enquiries

Nuffield Theatres Southampton

Human Resources Information

For guidance on:

please refer to the Disruption To Services In Unusual Circumstances Policy.

Disruption To Services In Unusual Circumstances Policy

Working from home

You may need to access the University computer system if you have agreed with your line manager that it is possible for you to work from home.

The easiest way to work away from campus is by using the Southampton Virtual Environment (SVE). You will have access to all your files and the most popular pieces of software.

Access the Southampton Virtual Environment (SVE)

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