On-campus events

Schools and colleges

We offer bespoke on-campus visits that will give your students a taste of university life. These are free and are suitable for Year 12 and 13 students

What to expect

At UCLan, we know how valuable these opportunities are for students. We want to make sure they receive a true insight into student life at university. We offer full and partial day visits and can create a programme to fit your school or college's needs.

Subject taster sessions

We offer a range of subject-specific taster sessions, created by academics. Engaging activities and seminars allow students to see what it would really be like to study at university.

Talks and presentations

We offer a variety of informative talks and presentations centred around the application process. We cover everything from choosing a university to personal statements.

Campus tours

Explore our campus with our student ambassadors. Students will get a feel for the university, as they find all the best study spots and coffee shops UCLan has to offer.

Facilities tour

Get a closer look at our state-of-the-art facilities, including outstanding laboratories, media suites and veterinary school.

Subject-specific tasters

Our subject-specific taster session days give students an insight into what studying a course would be like. Taster sessions are designed by academics to replicate the real thing.

During your subject taster visit, your students can:

  • Explore the University's facilities
  • Discover new subjects and career paths
  • Speak to current staff and students
  • Get their questions answered

University experience day

Our university experience day offers an immersive opportunity for students to get a taste of life at university. You can choose from:

  • Research and referencing sessions
  • Personal statement workshops
  • Student life talks
  • Student Finance sessions
  • Campus, accommodation and library tours
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Where next?

  • Schools and colleges liaison

    We provide activities for school and college students of all ages. We can also provide teacher training, and a dedicated contact to help you work through the year to build up a tailored programme of engagement to support you and your students.

  • Off-campus sessions

    Whilst we’d love to welcome you onto campus, we realise this isn’t always possible. We can also bring our engaging sessions to your premises.

  • A-Z of courses

    Check out our course listings to discover what courses we have to offer including undergraduate, postgraduate, research, degree apprenticeships and CPD short courses.