University of Kent Contact Number: 01227 768 896

Contact University of Kent on their main switchboard number 01227 768 896 for telephone enquiries about their accommodation, to ask for the address of each campus odwr to book a place at an open day before making an application.


Switchboard for General Enquiries – 01227 768 896

Contact the University of Kent by calling their switchboard number 01227 768 896 for enquiries about their undergraduate admissions process before making your UCAS application. Callers can enquire about the course intake for a specific degree programme before asking whether it is taught at the Medway or Canterbury campus. You may also wish to ask for the dates of an upcoming open day to help inform you decision to apply to the university. Similarly, callers may wish to contact Kent University to ask for an undergraduate prospectus to be sent to their home address. Furthermore, it is recommended that you familiarise yourself with the university’s halls of residence and you should use this number to ask whether it would be better to apply to accommodation at the Medway or Canterbury Campus depending on your degree choice.

Existing students should also contact the University of Kent on their switchboard number 01227 768 896 as a representative can direct a call to a specific faculty, library or professor. Alternatively, you may prefer to use this number to verify term dates or ask when your graduation ceremony will take place. Newly enrolled students can call the university for help with a Moodle account, for help using any of the library services or for the address of a specific departmental building, such as the medical centre. However, if you have been unable to resolve your enquiry over the phone, then you may wish to contact a member of the University of Kent admin team on the following email address:


Cost of Calling

The University uses a geographic contact number that will charge callers the standard per-minute rate as any other local call from a UK mobile or landline telephone. However, you may be able to contact the University of Kent switchboard for free if your mobile tariff has inclusive free minutes or if your landline deal includes free calls to local numbers.


Directions to the University

From Canterbury bus station, you can catch the Unibus (Uni 1, Uni 2) or Number 36 service to the University of Kent main campus. However, if you are driving to the university, you may wish to input the following address and postcode into your car’s SatNav: University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, United Kingdom,┬áCT2 7NZ.