Useful Information

Normal Opening Times

The University Centre is open throughout the year, except over Christmas and Easter, and for bank holidays. The usual opening hours are:

  • Monday 8.30am - 4.30pm
  • Tuesday to Thursday 8.30am - 8.30pm
  • Friday 8.30am - 4.00pm

Holy Cross Holiday Dates

Christmas Holidays

  • 22 December 2023 – 03 January 2024

Easter holidays

  • 01 April 2024 – 12 April 2024

Library and IT Facilities

As a Holy Cross student you will have full access to our Library and IT facilities. For more information please see the Library page or the IT Facilities page.


We do not offer living accommodation facilities for any of our students. Although we do not offer a service to find accommodation, many companies, both online and locally, may be able to help.


The University Centre handbooks provide you with the essential information you need for studying at Holy Cross. These are available below to download.

Finding your way around Holy Cross College

To help you find your way around the College, a site plan is available to download here.


The Office for Students (OfS) are the independent regulator of higher education in England.  They aim to ensure that every student, whatever their background, has a fulfilling experience of higher education that enriches their lives and careers.  Individual courses offered by Liverpool Hope University are regulated by a validation and review process which is explained here.  The Access and Participation Statement can be found here.

Transparency Review 

This gives a summary of applications, offers, acceptances and registrations for 2020-2021 qualifiers. The first table give percentage of classified first degrees at grade 2:1 or above by characteristic.  The second table gives detailed information on attainment.

Contact the University Centre:

Holy Cross University Centre
Manchester Road
Greater Manchester
Call: 0161 762 4513 or 0161 762 4529


Page Downloads Date  
LH Student Charter 22nd Sep 2022 Download
LH Declaration of Engagement 22nd Sep 2022 Download
LH Application Learning Support Fund 22nd Sep 2022 Download
Holy Cross QAA Initial Review 2015 22nd Sep 2022 Download
Holy Cross QAA Quality Review Visit 2018 22nd Sep 2022 Download
LH Transparency 2022 10th Nov 2022 Download
LH Timetable 2023-2024 01st Jun 2023 Download
01 Guide to Parking 2021 2022 22nd Sep 2022 Download
02 Printing Charges 2022 2023 22nd Sep 2022 Download
04 Liverpool Hope Academic Year Calendar 2023-2024 22nd Jun 2023 Download
Health Safety Handbook 2023 2024 29th Aug 2023 Download
LH Staff Handbook 2023 2024 06th Sep 2023 Download
Access and Participation Statement 2023 14th Sep 2023 Download
EH Staff Handbook 2023 2024 29th Aug 2023 Download
LH Student Handbook 2023 2024 28th Sep 2023 Download
EH Student Handbook 2023 2024 28th Sep 2023 Download