From turning a classroom into a boardroom, trying your hand at assessing patients in our simulation wards or having a go at interpreting X-rays – they’re just some of the course sessions on offer at our open day - Sound good? Add in the delights of the busy Lancaster 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 at the University of Cumbria. 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 student city.
We’ll have loads going on to give you a good feel for it on campus – which you can visit anytime between 10am and 3pm – but should you fancy it, you’re only a stroll to the beautiful Williamson's Park and the historical and cultural centre of Lancaster.
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 campus and see for yourself our great facilities, including our dedicated Business School, three research centres, human performance laboratory, sports centre and new multi-million-pound teaching and learning hub. 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
- Experience student life – Find out about all the clubs, including the chance to compete nationally in British Universities & Colleges Sport, career networking and placement opportunities we offer you as a student.
- 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 friendly campus; a place where students study to achieve big things.
We hope you have a great day with us!