EU referendum advice


EU referendum and Article 50: FAQs, comment and statements

UCL is a global university through our outlook, people and enduring international partnerships. Our EU staff and students are our first priority in our approach to Brexit, and since the referendum result we have been engaging the UK government to protect your rights.   

This page provides practical advice, including frequently asked questions (FAQs), for our staff and students, as well as links to further information. Please also check the Universities UK website for the latest updates.

For academic comment and expertise on Brexit, see the UCL Brexit Hub.

Immigration Loans

We are offering an interest free Immigration Loan for eligible employees to obtain immigration law advice and to make certain immigration applications for you and your dependants. You can check your eligibility and apply through our Immigration Loans page

In 2016 we held a number of immigration clinics for employees concerned about their immigration position. Our staff and students can login to view FAQs and a video from the immigration clinics


EU students (prospective, current and offer holders)

Brexit-related activity 

UCL and Brexit: a post-Article 50 forum
On 4 May 2017, UCL President & Provost Professor Michael Arthur and a panel of UCL’s senior leaders took questions on what Brexit may mean for UCL, and discussed the next steps that UCL may pursue in the coming period.

View event resources.

‘What will Brexit mean for UCL?’
UCL President & Provost Professor Michael Arthur and a panel of the university’s senior leaders discussed at a meeting with UCL staff and students what Brexit may mean for UCL on 12 July 2016 and 12 September 2016.

View event summary and resources: 

Please see the UCL statements page for statements from UCL about the referendum outcome, including a video message from Professor Arthur.

Please see the external statements page for statements on the outcome of the EU referendum result of key relevance to UCL.

UCL supports Science is Vital: find out how you can join their campaign.