Coronavirus (COVID-19) FAQs

Looking towards the Academic Year 20-21 at RCS

We’re looking forward to the start of the new academic year and to welcoming new and continuing students to RCS.

We are now actively in the process of preparing our campus for learning and teaching and for the new term in September.

The re-opening of the campus will be a carefully-managed and phased operation which will prioritise at all times the safe delivery of learning and teaching within a blended (in-person and distance) educational environment

In everything we do, the continued well-being of our student, staff and audience community is our top priority.

We will continue to update these FAQs as new information becomes available.

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