Everyday Essentials

As your campus home, we are on hand to help with those everyday essentials. Our building is open until late 7 days a week, in term time, to fit around your studies. Got time between seminars, looking for the perfect lunch spot or need to run an errand? Head to the Guild!

For all of our opening times: click here.

Looking to kill some time between lectures but need to charge your phone, head to the Courtyard and relax. We have seating and plugs for all your phone/tablet/laptop needs… and we won’t tell if you’re watching Netflix.

Travelling on the 699 is a student rite of passage, but no matter what bus route you choice you can purchase your exclusive, discounted Arriva bus pass from the Guild Shop – saving you up to £60! Find out more 


The Guild’s Starbucks is there for your pre-9am pick-me-up, your afternoon slump or that Friday treat. And after a little summer make-over, your on-campus coffee destination is ready for you to Instagram all of the pumpkin spice/frappacinos/espressos!

In your quest for the best campus lunch spot, look no further than the Guild.

  • The Courtyard: Home of the famous Guild Burrito has all of your D-I-Y lunch needs, from pasta pots to a salad bar and the breakfast boxes are the only way to start the day. + Thanks to an idea put to our Change It site the Guacamole is vegan friendly!
  • The Sphinx: Vegan Nuggets, Topped Fries & Cocktails… do we need to say any more?
  • Guild Shop: Looking for the perfect meal deal or want to heat up your lunch? The Shop has it all. Take your pick from the Guild meal deals, which include our selection of pasties (!) or heat up your leftovers in one of our microwaves… it’s all there for you!

The Guild Shop is on hand to help with all of your everyday essentials. From the perfect snack (always a freddo!) to hot water and microwave facilities and ASOS and Amazon deliveries and returns to all of your merchandise needs, the Guild shop has got you covered!

If you every need a little extra help finding your way around campus, locating a Guild service or have a burning question, head over to our Reception team (based in the Reilly building entrance) who will be happy to help or signpost you to someone who can assist you!

The Guild is your home away from home and our building exists for you to enjoy, and best of all every pound you spend with us is reinvested back into the Guild, supporting your activity and improving facilities. Every vegan nugget or topped fries is basically a good deed!