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 (11:00-14:00).


Report : tell us that you are self-isolating through the Covid-19 reporting form, so that we can support you.

Urgent help: If you have an urgent need that cannot wait until the next working day you should call Security on 0191 208 6817 (available 24/7).

Covid support: If you have a Covid-19 related enquiry, you can contact us by email covidsupport@ncl.ac.uk or the Covid Enquiry Line on 0191 222 5101 

Covid Enquiry Line operating hours:

  • 9am - 5pm - Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays
  • 10am - 5pm - Wednesdays


Last updated: 22.03.2021