Burnley offer holders

Burnley. Small but mighty. A town of opportunity and adventure. Soak up the fresh air in one of the six beautiful Green Flag parks or re-energise at the cinema, bowling alley or theatre. A place you’ll soon call home.

Your Students' Union


Discover your community

Beyond the lecture halls, libraries and seminar groups you'll have the opportunity to explore the other side of university life. Discover clubs, societies and make friends for life through the Students' Union (SU).

Day in the life of a Burnley student

Become friends for life

Want to say hello to your future course mates or flatmates before you join the University of Central Lancashire? Our closed Facebook groups give you the opportunity to get to know each other before you start.

Join your community group
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What our students have to say

One of my favourite things to do is go for walks and there are many walks around Burnley, including six Green Flag parks. I’d recommend walking to The Singing Ringing Tree, a wind powered sound sculpture which is well worth seeing for yourself.
Selfie of student Bethany
Midwifery Student
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Student living costs

Thinking about applying to university and wondering how you’ll afford it? We can help you understand how to manage your finances. Find out what support is available during your time at university.

Visit our cost of living support hub
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Burnley student accommodation tour with Abygail

Important information

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Funding your studies

Whether you’re studying full or part-time, we have a number of support options and advice to help you fund your studies at University.

Useful information

Burnley Campus

As a student at our Burnley Campus you’ll get a fantastic learning experience together with incredible opportunities to socialise and explore Lancashire.

Student life

Make friends for life, explore your potential and discover new passions. Find out what to expect from your student experience and why you'll love living in the North West.

Why choose us?

Find out more about why you belong at The University of Central Lancashire – with insight from our current students.