University of Surrey police presence: Officers seen for hours at student accommodation in Guildford
The arrest was made following an incident on campus overnight as police received an allegation that a female student had been assaulted.
A Surrey Police spokesman said: “A man has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault following an incident at the University of Surrey in Guildford overnight.
“Officers are investigating the allegation that a female student was assaulted in the area of the university and have this morning (February 9) arrested a man in connection with the incident – he is in currently in custody.
“The victim is being supported by specially trained officers and there are a number of officers around the campus this morning carrying out enquiries and providing reassurance to students.”