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COVID contacts

Numbers, links, and websites which may be helpful at this time

Please note that for COVID-related concerns or questions you should email covid.admin@hughes.cam.ac.uk and we will respond as soon as we can.


In the case of life-threatening emergencies only please call 999 to request an ambulance.  If you call an ambulance, please inform the Porters (01223 330484,  07917 535 806) so they can direct them to your location.

For urgent medical assistance out of hours contact NHS 111 https://111.nhs.uk/ or phone 111 from any phone. If you have any of the symptoms of COVID-19 you can check your symptoms here https://111.nhs.uk/covid-19 as well as following the steps here.

For urgent mental health issues contact the First Response Service where you can speak to trained mental health professionals. To access this service phone 111 and select Option 2.


The Stay Safe Cambridge Uni campaign for comprehensive information regarding COVID-19 and how the University is responding.

The University’s COVID-19 monitoring form for overseeing all aspects of COVID-19 with regard to our students and staff

To get involved with the University and Help tackle COVID-19

To stay up to date with the Latest COVID-19 research stories


For regularly updated information regarding the national COVID-19 situation from the  UK Government.

For relevant health information from the National Health Service (NHS) including symptoms.


The Porters’ Lodge is open 7am to midnight (phone 01223 330484, 07917 535 806 or email porters@hughes.cam.ac.uk)

Tutors can be contacted via their individual email addresses or via the tutorial office (tutorial@hughes.cam.ac.uk).

Our Deputy Senior Tutor (Welfare), Dr Corinne Roughley, can be emailed via cfa1001@hughes.cam.ac.uk.

College Nurse Maria Gloag is running virtual clinics bookable via her Moodle page or you can email nurse@hughes.cam.ac.uk.

The College counsellor offers sessions for students which can be booked via the Moodle Booking system here.

For wellbeing support, see our website and the University’s student support section here.

The Finance Office can be emailed on finance@hughes.cam.ac.uk.

For Maintenance issues please use the ticket system; for urgent issues call 07919 058305.

For Housekeeping issues, phone: 01223 761805 or email housekeeping@hughes.cam.ac.uk

IT support requests should be emailed to help@hugheshall.on.spiceworks.com or you can call 01223 761222.

For library enquiries, phone 01223 763908 or email library@hughes.cam.ac.uk

For the MCR President, email: mcr.president@hughes.cam.ac.uk.