Located in the Mandela Building behind The Venue, Mandela Reception offers many services. If you have a question but don’t know where to ask, head to Mandela Reception and they will point you in the right direction.
9am - 5pm, Monday to Friday
The services available are:
Our Postal Service
Unfortunately, starting from the 6 March 2016, we are no longer offering this service.
Staff and Students may pay for and post personal mail and packages using a service operated from the University Estates Post Room between 12pm-2pm, Monday to Friday. The service is only able to accept cash and cannot issue Royal Mail certificates of posting.
Unfortunately, starting from 6 March 2016, we are no longer offering this service to students. However, we will continue this service to societies.
Black/white A4 single-sided - 5p
Black/white A4 double-sided - 8p
Black/white A3 double-sided - 16p
Black/white A3 single sided - 10p
Colour A4 single sided - 25p
Colour A4 doubled-sided - 40p
Colour A3 single-sided - 40p
Colour A3 doubled-sided - 45p
Unfortunately starting from December 2015, we no longer offer this service to both students and societies.
The Print and Design Centre now offer this service. They are open Monday – Friday, 9am to 5pm.
Laminating for Societies
A4 - 50p
A3 - 75p
Buy your NUS Extra card
Get your NUS Extra card from Mandela Reception or online and start using the great discounts straight away!
Sign up to sports clubs and societies
Bring your student ID card and payment to Mandela Reception, and sign up to the groups and teams you want to be a part of. Check out which sports clubs, societies and volunteer groups you can join on our Activities pages.