About the Open Day
Here's your chance to experience living and learning with like-minded individuals on a campus where you'll find your course, your calling and your career.
Whether you're a goal seeker, a life saver, an educator or a business builder, our Lancaster campus offers you the perfect place to follow your dreams. Whichever subject you love, give it a go at our upcoming open day.
Get a feel for it
Take part in exciting interactive sessions unique to your course.
Ask about it
Discover student life beyond your degree. Find out more about work placements, networking opportunities and the clubs and societies you can join for an awesome student life.
Check out our fantastic facilities that provide you with your unique space, such as our dedicated Business School, three research centres, human performance laboratory, sports centre and our new multi-million-pound teaching and learning hub.
Get the most out of it
We’ll support you with your UCAS application and personal statement, plus help to get your finances figured out.
We’ll have loads going on at the campus, but should you fancy it, you’re only a 10 minute stroll to the historical and cultural centre of Lancaster with its great selection of shops, restaurants, bars and nightclubs.
It’s easy to get here by car or train, so come and find your calling.
10 reasons to study in Lancaster
- Our Lancaster campus is set in beautiful parkland, yet is only a fifteen-minute walk into the town centre
- We provide excellent facilities including hospital practice wards, a simulated leaning ambulance and a human performance laboratory
- We have been inspiring teachers through our training and professional development opportunities for over 100 years, beginning with our founding institutions
- A current multi-million pound investment plan will see the creation of purpose-built learning environments including a new teaching block offering social learning spaces, lecture theatre and teaching rooms
- Our recently refurbished sports complex offers a fitness suite, sports hall, grass and artificial pitches, and a variety of classes from yoga to zumba!
- Our teaching staff have a great deal of practical experience and are actively involved in ‘world-leading’ and ‘internationally excellent’ research*
- We have strong working relationships with the NHS, County Councils, private, voluntary and independent sectors allowing us to provide a wide breadth of placement opportunities
- Our Business School was recently awarded The Small Business Charter Bronze Award in recognition of its active participation in supporting start-ups and small businesses in Cumbria and North Lancashire
- We are one of the country’s leading and biggest providers of teacher education and School Direct partnerships
- The newly-launched UoC Active is all about making sport and exercise as inclusive as possible. It encompasses all of our sporting opportunities, including our Students' Union sports clubs, facilities, continuing professional development courses, and community activities
** 2014 Research Excellence Framework