We're keen to be part of the community and we want you to be part of ours. Many of the services and facilities we provide are available to members of the public so we welcome you to enjoy them and get involved. 

Library membership

Use and join the libraries at both our Falmouth and Penryn campuses. Find out more, including details of our collections, special events and how to register on our library website

Penryn Campus Fitness Centre

The Fitness Centre houses a range of fitness equipment, a free-weights area, a fitness studio and a variety of regular exercise classes. It offers membership subscriptions or pay as you go for use of the gym and fitness classes. A brand new sports centre with a four court sports hall is opening this autumn and will be available for hire.


Make use of our children's day nursery at Woodlane in Falmouth or register for the new nursery opening in September on the Penryn Campus. Find out more on the nursery page

Academy of Music & Theatre Arts

Our Academy of Music & Theatre Arts (AMATA) is a purpose-built live venue housing an assembly of flexible theatre spaces, performance, rehearsal and recording studios, a box office and exhibition areas.

AMATA runs a year round public performance programme including dance, music, theatre, conferences and student events. Visit the AMATA website for the full events listings.

AMATA's facilities are also available to hire, contact Peter Hooper on or 01326 255715 to find out more.

Holiday accommodation during the summer

If you are looking for affordable accommodation for visiting family and friends, during July and August we offer rooms and flats at the Penryn Campus which offer an excellent base to explore Cornwall. For more information, visit the Cornwall Plus website

Photography services

Photography print services and photographic equipment and facility hire are available. Contact Craig Farley on 01326 254110 or and Scooby Gill on 01326 213703 or

You are also welcome to explore our gardens and grounds, and access our Penryn Campus cafes, shop and multi-use games area.

Stay connected

Find out more about our community engagement and access the CommUnity newsletter on the Falmouth and Exeter Plus website


We encourage all our students to be respectful and responsible members of the local community and emphasise the important of this throughout each academic year.

If you would like to report a concern or raise an issue please contact our community helpline.

01326 255666