Student Partnership

We are here to help you @ Lansdowne, take a look at some of our frequently asked questions to answer any queries you may have!

The SUBU office is located in Studland House (SH), room number SG02 and we have a SUBU Advice team located in Bournemouth House, room number BG07. You can drop in or book an appointment to arrange a convenient time if you need to see a member of the advice team.

You are always welcome to visit us in SH or you might find us sitting chatting to students, hosting pop up events and promoting our clubs, societies, campaigns, elections and events.

Yes! There are a variety of bright, open communal spaces and study areas, and cafés situated conveniently on campus. There is a Costa situated in Studland House with a social area and a café in BH which serves hot food and snacks. The Executive Business Centre (EBC) in Holdenhurst Road also has a café and serves snacks and includes a tasty salad bar.

On the first floor of Bournemouth house, there is a social lounge area room (B130) situated behind the library which also houses two microwaves for you to use and one located in the café area of SH which has 24 hour access!

The BoHo Lounge and BoHo Garden in BH offers you the chance to relax in comfort or get some fresh air between lectures!

It is easy to get to Lansdowne from Halls. It is only a short walk from Purbeck House, Chesil, and Cranborne House. It is around 10 minutes from Dorchester House. Alternatively, the U1 bus and U4 bus drives through central Lansdowne which will ensure easy transport links between Talbot Campus and Lansdowne.

Lyme Regis House is next door to the Executive Business Centre, as well as the Bournemouth University International College (BUIC).

SUBU Advice provides free independent and confidential advice to all BU students. They will help with any concerns you may have including housing, money, personal, academic and employment issues. There are drop in sessions in Bournemouth House (BG07) on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 09.30-14.00. For any questions you may have or to book an appointment, please contact our SUBU Advice reception on 01202 965779 or Click here to go to the SUBU Advice web page.

Alternatively, AskBU is a service which can help with any issue that you may have, from I.D replacements to Council Tax and bank letters! Contact the Lansdowne AskBU enquiry team on 01202 524111.

The Student Wellbeing team are on hand to provide drop in support, counselling, workshops and support from a Wellbeing Advisor. Based at Talbot Campus (a 15 minute ride on the U1).

How to Access the Service:
• Visit the office during reception opening hours (first floor on Talbot House), Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm
• Call on 01202 965020
• Email studentwellbeing@bournemouth.ac.uk
• Register online

Drop-ins (term time only)
For low level need and information:
• Mondays, 2pm - 3pm
• Tuesdays, 12.30pm - 1.30pm
• Thursday, 3pm - 4pm

The library at Lansdowne Campus is open from 8am- Midnight Monday to Thursday, 8am- 6pm on Fridays, 10am- 6pm on Saturdays and 10am-10pm on Sundays. To view more information about the University library click here. There is a 24 hour open access centre on the first floor of Studland House, which boasts computer facilities and internet connection. You will need your student ID card to access this facility after 5pm and on weekends you will not gain access without it!

There are bike compounds available at Studland House, Bournemouth House and The EBC. To access these you will need to bring your ID card to Reception, where they can add this service for you. There are showers available in Bournemouth House (please get the door code from reception), and The EBC, where reception staff will direct you.

We want all of our students to develop into self- motivated, independent, lifelong learners and we offer a range of support to help you achieve this. The Additional Learning Support service can assist students with specific learning impairments, physical/ sensory impairments, medical conditions and temporary injuries. To visit the Additional Learning Support website click here.

The Neighbourhood Police team are specifically designated to support both campuses, and can be found at Bournemouth University Talbot Campus room T108.