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About Us & Opening Hours

In this section you will find information about who we are and our opening hours.


Due to the global Covid-19 pandemic, from 16 March 2020, the University of Warwick is following the advice of the UK Government and where possible, staff are working from home.


This means our Reception is closed until further notice.

Click 'Connect with us' to find alternative ways of contacting us.

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  • Student Immigration & Compliance team, formerly part of the International Student Office, is part of Student Opportunity. It was created following the merger of the International Student Office and the Careers & Skills Office.

    We provide specialist advice on and are responsible for:

    • Student visa applications, both within the UK and outside of the UK
    • Appropriate visas for studying / right to study checks for non-UK/EEA students
    • Visas for travelling in Europe and for attending Graduation
    • Issuing various Student Status Letters for immigration purposes
    • All UK visa related matters for current students, including returning students following a break in studies
    • Visas for working in the UK during and after studies
    • BRP card processing for new students, if our ACL code is used
    • Student Sponsor Licence Compliance & UKVI Audit

    If you have a query regarding a Skilled Worker (Tier 2) or a Temporary Worker (Tier 5) visa sponsored by the University of Warwick, please contact Human Resources.

  • Claire O'Leary

    Head of Internationalisation, Welcome, Student Experience, and Immigration

    Echo Zhou

    Immigration Services Manager

    Rachel Millichap

    Senior Compliance Officer

    Yousuf Antria

    International Student Adviser

    Jacky Bibb

    International Student Adviser

    Jags Lakha

    International Student Adviser

    Steve McDonald

    International Student Adviser

    Valya Dimitrova

    Compliance Officer

    Rebecca MacDonald

    Compliance Officer

    Mary Bailess

    Compliance Co-ordinator

    Yazhen Cleaver

    Immigration Services Co-ordinator

    TBC

    Immigration Services Administrator (Reception)

  • Join our daily 'Live Chat' for generic and straight forward questions (suspended until 1 May).

    Contact us online for personalised advice and complex queries: Online contact form

    Contact the University by telephone:

    For any other immigration queries, visit our Connect With Us page.

    Staff members may wish to refer to the contact details of our department on the staff intranet.

     

    If you need urgent immigration advice when our office/ the University is closed, you may wish to contact:

    The Central England Law Centre.

    You may also find useful information on the UKCISA website.

     

    Our address/ location:

    1st Floor | University House | University Of Warwick | Kirby Corner Road | CV4 8UW | Interactive Map

  • PLEASE NOTE:

    Due to the Coronavirus Pandemic, our staff are working from home, which means the office will be physically shut until further notice.


    Our usual Office operating ours are:


    Monday - Thursday: 09:00 to 17:00


    Friday: 09:00 to 16:00


    Saturday - Sunday: CLOSED.


    UK Bank (Public) Holidays and University closure (see list of dates below): CLOSED.


    There are other times when Student Immigration & Compliance Team will not be available as advertised above - see more information below.


    Please ensure that you check our opening hours before setting off to visit us.


    UK Bank (Public) Holidays and University closure:


    Easter 2021:

    Thursday 2 April 2021 - Friday 9 April 2021




    For more information about UK Bank (Public) Holidays for England, please click on the following GOV.UK link:


    GOV.UK | Bank Holidays


    Additional scheduled reception closure :