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Coronavirus: our response

It's times like these when the extraordinary happens. Our community has come together to donate vital medical equipment, work and volunteer on the front line, and expand our understanding of COVID-19 and the effects of social distancing. And of course teaching continues online, so our students can achieve the qualifications they deserve.

Advice and guidance

We know that this a difficult and challenging time, so we're doing all we can to keep you up-to-date and informed. If you're interested in studying at ARU, get to know us at a Virtual Open Day.

Current students at ARU Prospective students Parents and carers

Supporting our community

We're offering lectures, study support and wellbeing services online – and donating much-needed medical equipment to our local NHS Trust and care homes.

Medical equipment for the NHS Innovation support for our region's businesses Celebrating ARU heroes

Applying our research expertise

Our researchers are leading projects to investigate the prevention and treatment of coronavirus, and exploring the effects of lockdown on our health and wellbeing.

Find out more about our COVID-19 research Drug combinations to reduce COVID-19 complications

Advice for staff

Advice and support for businesses