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Address: Sussex House, Brighton BN1 9RH, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)1273 606755
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Library open to visitors

I am not a member of Uni of Sussex, but used the library while visiting Brighton. I found the library welcoming to visitors and was able to easily sign up for a guest pass... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 2, 2014
drDRickett
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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

I am not a member of Uni of Sussex, but used the library while visiting Brighton. I found the library welcoming to visitors and was able to easily sign up for a guest pass. Library staff were helpful. It was during the student holidays, so there was plenty of space to work. It made a great difference for me having... More 

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

You have the best of education in this great campus with great facilities and beautiful architecture in a very green environment and nice parks. And you can enjoy your weekend in brighton with all it's city and beach attractions which also serve the best fish & chips in england. London is only an hour away by train. Put Sussex top... More 

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Prince George, Canada
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61 reviews 61 reviews
18 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

I'm staying in swanborough with the open university and for the second night in a row they have started Jack hammers and drills late at night (all day as well mind you!) That go on until the small hours. It's gone 2 now and I'm up. Furious. The campus is nice, the food a little limited but standard catering fayre.... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

A beautiful site set on the edge of the South Downs. This campus has an array of pubs, bar and shops along with it's own Co op. Buses run directly into the university and take you to Brighton centre in half an hour.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

Got my 1st class honours degree here! Wonderful views, lots of amenities including a post office, cafe, bank & other shops. A great library.Tutors & staff very welcoming & friendly. Two student bars with very cheap drinks & lots of social stuff going on everywhere!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

Not a turrist atraction, but excellent as a university..! But in this are of Brighton there is a lot of green too.

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Global
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76 reviews 76 reviews
20 attraction reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Sure this 1960s campus university is a great place to study but a) it isn't really a tourist attraction b) the locaton shown on the map is totally wrong - in fact it is out at Falmer several miles northeast of Brighton c) as one reviewer has said there is ample parking but that costs £6 a day for non... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

My son is deaf and did his first degree there in IT. I found them to be very helpful and down to earth. A really fun place and easy to get into. There is lots of parking too.

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Gatwick, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
15 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012

I've been to Sussex University on several occasions and am always surprised at what goes on there. Apart from business/academic meetings, there is a theatre and cinema and so close to Brighton City itself.

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Rustington, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2012

Im currently studying Psycholog here. Excellent facilities, great campus and a brilliant place of study! Well recommended for any prospective student.

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