Opening times & appointments

There are many ways to contact our VISA Team, please see below for options available.

The service is open:

  • Monday to Thursday 10.00am - 4.30pm
  • Friday 10.00am - 4.00pm


Please Note:

The VISA service is closed from Monday 4th to 6th November inclusive. Drop-in is cancelled on Monday 4th November 2 – 4 PM

The VISA Service will be open as usual and available for appointments on Thursday 7th November. Drop-In will resume on Friday 8th November 10 – 12 PM


Location: George Moore Building, Level 1
Phone: +44 (0)141 273 1244 
Web Address:
Visa Drop-In Sessions

Drop-in sessions are great opportunities to get quick answers to any general questions you may have and initial visa application advice including a personalised visa application checklist. There is no need to book in advance, simply register on arrival at the VISA Desk and you will be allocated a 10-minute slot with a VISA advisor.

  • Monday 2.00pm - 4.00pm
  • Friday 10.00am - 12.00pm

Appointments can be booked to meet with a VISA advisor to discuss your specific questions or check and submit your visa extension application. These appointments are available as a 30 minute timeslot. Additional time can be booked if required. Please contact to request a meeting.

  • Monday 10:00am to 12:00pm
  • Tuesday to Thursday 10:00am - 12.00pm, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

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Meet the team

Peter Yetton
Head of Visa Immigration Support and Advice (VISA), Assistant Academic Registrar (UKVI Compliance) 
Phone: +44 (0)141 273 1026
Mobile: +44 (0)7891 818 313

Frances McNally
Senior Registry Officer (UKVI Compliance) & VISA Support Manager                      
Phone: +44 (0)141 273 1216 ‌ 

Janet Pierotti
VISA Advisor
Phone: +44 (0)141 331 3243   ‌

Helen Howie
Registry Officer (VISA)
Phone: +44 (0)141 273 3430

GCU London Students

If you are studying at GCU London the VISA Team can be contacted on:

Tasho Rachev

VISA Advisor 

Phone: +44 (0)141 273 1829