I’m self-isolating in University accommodation – how do I hand wash my clothes?

If you are self-isolating you must not use the laundry facilities in your accommodation. You can find information on how to hand wash different types of clothing here

If you require laundry detergent, this may be available to you in your University managed accommodation. To request supplies, contact your accommodation reception or call the Covid Enquiry line on (0)191 222 5101. Available Mon-Fri (10:00-16:00).


If you have an urgent need that cannot wait until the next working day (Monday-Friday) – call us:

  • Between 10am and 4pm (Monday - Friday) call the COVID Enquiry Line on 0191 222 5101

Outside of these hours call Security on 0191 208 6817 (available 24/7)