Case studies and resources

These case studies demonstrate some of the ways universities, colleges and others are supporting the needs of their students during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

The case studies have been developed at pace and have not yet been evaluated for effectiveness. Their inclusion is not intended to stipulate particular approaches or endorse the actions of specific institutions. They are offered in the spirit of sharing practice that others may find useful and applicable to their own contexts.

Many of these case studies are included in our coronavirus briefing notes. We will publish more case studies as further briefings are published and new examples emerge.

We have also published a list of resources and further information for each topic.


Student accommodation case studies

How universities, colleges and others are supporting the accommodation needs of their students during the outbreak.


Student mental health case studies

Ideas and practices that universities and colleges have put in place to deliver mental health support to students during the outbreak.


Students without family support case studies

Ideas and practices that universities and colleges have put in place to respond quickly to the needs of students without parental support during this time.


International students case studies

How universities and colleges are supporting international students during the pandemic.

Published 15 May 2020
Last updated 29 May 2020
29 May 2020
Case studies on international students published
22 May 2020
Case studies on students without family support published

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