Information for Past Heythrop Staff

Heythrop College, University of London, formally closed on 31st January 2019. If you worked at Heythrop College and are looking for information, you will find some useful links below:

How do I access my Heythrop email account?

Your Heythrop email account can be accessed using the link and entering your email address and password.

It is expected that email access will continue for up to 5 years following closure of the College. Email usage will continue to be subject to Heythrop Computing Regulations and access can be removed at any time.

How do you I obtain an employment reference?

If you signed a settlement agreement, there will be a reference written by your line-manager/Departmental Head in the agreement.

Separately, the University of London will hold your basic employment details for a factual reference if you had given Heythrop College the permission to pass this information on. Therefore, if you wish a potential employer to obtain a factual reference for you through the University of London, using the information they have been permitted to hold, please ask the employer to contact:

HR Service Manager
HR Department
University of London
Senate House


Can I access some of my work previously saved on the College IT network?

Unfortunately not - all data saved on the College's IT network was securely destroyed following closure.

I have a query regarding my pension - who should I get in touch with?

Any pension queries can be addressed direct to your specific pension provider, likely to be either SAUL or USS:

SAUL (The Superannuation Arrangements of the University of London) at 1 King's Arms Yard, London EC2R 7AF

USS (Universities Superannuation Scheme Limited) Royal Liver Building, Liverpool, L3 1PY

Can I get a copy of my material on the College publications database?

Unfortunately not - the publication database will not be available following closure.

How do I stay in touch with fellow staff and Alumni?

The Heythrop Association is a new charity set up to help past Heythrop staff and students to stay in touch.

How do I get in touch with other past Heythrop staff?

Some past staff have chosen to leave details of subsequent positions, LinkedIn or addresses on their personal profile pages. See Past Academic and Support Staff for details.

Can I still borrow from the Heythrop Library?

The Heythrop Library has relocated to Senate House, University of London. Please see our Library page for full details.

Where can I see Heythrop Graduation photos?

Graduation photos are linked from our Digital and Media Archives page.

Where can I watch videos of Heythrop conferences?

Our video archives can be viewed on the Heythrop College YouTube channel. See our Digital and Media Archives page for full details.

Can I visit the old Heythrop College buildings in Kensington Square?

The former Heythrop College site has now been sold - unfortunately past staff and students are unable to visit the site.


The University of London has a page on its website with information about Heythrop College. Please click here to visit the page. 


Documents relating to the College’s governance and other material that may be of historical interest is held in an archive managed by the Society of Jesus.