University of Exeter Forum

By | 2nd June 2017

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University of Exeter Forum

University of Exeter Forum, Student Services Centre

The Student Services Centre provides one of the most important elements of the Forum. It is designed to make student life easier than ever before, open six days a week it provides a single gateway to eleven student services:

  • Accommodation
  • Skills Development
  • Student Finance
  • Guild Student Advice Unit
  • Registry Services
  • AccessAbility
  • IT Support
  • Career Zone
  • Multi Faith Chaplaincy
  • Health and Wellbeing
  • International Student Support

A queue management system, e-kiosks and a team of Student Information Assistants combine to ensure students’ questions are answered quickly and without having to queue. With the SID Online providing 24/7 access to information and support, the Student Services Centre marks a step change in customer service.

The Student Information Desk, with its team of Student Information Assistants, acts as a first port of call for students to receive friendly, professional and efficient support and guidance. Opening hours are 8am – 8pm, Monday to Friday and 10am – 3pm on Saturdays, in term time. Out of term time the hours are 9am – 6pm Mon-Fri.

The Student Services Centre also includes a soft seating area with IT touchdown points, interview rooms and flexible “pods”, a training seminar room, and payment facilities.

The Career Zone is a central advice point where students can find more information on graduate opportunities, volunteering and work experience, enterprise, self employment and much more. There’s also an online system called My Career Zone that will allow students to search and apply for jobs, book on to employability events and find internship opportunities.

The new Guild Advice Unit offers free, impartial and confidential advice on a range of issues, including housing, finance, and academic related matters.

Booking the Forum (external customers)

There are a range of versatile and unique spaces to book within the Forum.

Students and Staff

Please use the online form to book table space within the Forum Street.

To book a meeting or lecture space please use the room booking request system.

External customers

If you are external to the University and wish to book the Forum for a function, conference or an event of any kind please speak to one of our dedicated event coordinators on 0844 472 2001 or email the Event Exeter Team.

Further information on the Forum as well as other venues across the University can be seen via the Event Exeter website.