From tackling design briefs, trying your hand at life drawing to taking in a show – they’re just some of the course sessions on offer at our open day - Sound good? Add in the delights of the busy Carlisle city right here on campus with demos, food and drink, and local businesses – and it will make for a great day.
Visiting us is the best way to absorb the awesome experience of living and learning with fellow creative people at our dedicated Institute of the Arts. Pick up top tips about being a financially savvy student. Get the low down on the sublime student experience of living in an historic and vibrant city.
And, if you’ve not yet applied, bring your portfolio and our tutors will give it a good look over and let you know how you can make it even better before you submit it with your application – making sure you’re UCAS ready.
We’ll have loads going on at the campus to keep you busy – which you can visit anytime between 10am and 3pm – but should you fancy it, you’re only a 15-minute walk to the historical and cultural centre of Carlisle.
5 reasons why you should come to our open day
- Experience your course – Try it out with interactive sessions and talks run by our academic staff and make sure it’s the right course for you
- Enquire about your course direct with tutors - From applications and personal statements to placement and research opportunities, course assessments and even career prospects, speak directly to our tutors and get the answers you need
- Explore the campus – See where you could be living and learning. Stroll around the beautiful parkland and see our accommodation. Plus, check out our great facilities and creative spaces, including: Stanwix Theatre, Vallum Gallery, professional design studios, video suites and performing arts spaces
- Experience student life - Find out about all the clubs, networking opportunities we offer you as a student. Plus, our current students will be delighted to give you the honest low down on what it’s really like to be a student here
- Unearth the practical aspects of moving to university - Meet our accommodation, admissions and finance teams to find out about applying to university, the support we offer, figure out how to finance your studies and the options open to you for the best place to stay while studying with us
Plus, there’s complimentary refreshments for you and your guests.
We’re looking forward to welcoming you to our creative campus; a place where students study to achieve big things.
We hope you enjoy your day!