Contact us for more information

General enquiries

We are happy to answer any questions you might have about studying for a degree online. Whether you have a general enquiry about online distance learning; want to know more about degree course entry requirements; or would like to discuss student finance, our Admissions Advisers will be happy to give you more information.

University of Essex Online

6 Grace Street


West Yorkshire


Telephone: +44 (0) 113 388 8888

Freephone: +44 (0) 800 0527 526

Fax: +44 (0) 113 388 88 99


Open from 9:00am - 7:30pm Monday - Thursday, 9:00am - 5:00pm Friday.

Live chat

We also offer a Live Chat option. This is a real-time text-based messaging service that allows you to get in touch with one of our Admissions Advisers from your computer.

Student Support

If you are a current student and have any questions about your course, please contact your Student Adviser. A list of all advisers can be found on the online learning platform under the menu option labelled 'Student Support'.