What happens if I don’t wear a face mask in my teaching and learning sessions?

Find out more about wearing a face covering in teaching and learning sessions

We ask that all students and teaching staff wear a face covering during teaching and learning sessions, unless medically exempt. If you are not wearing a face covering and have no legitimate reason for not doing so, you may be asked to leave the class by your tutor.


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