Plan your Open Day

Open days

Our next Preston Open Day is on 22 June 2024. We look forward to welcoming you to our Preston Campus.

Before you visit, it's important to prepare for your Open Day so you can get the most out of your experience. Take a look at the information below to help you plan your day.

Key steps to getting the most out of your Open Day 

Student living costs

Considering university and concerned about finances? We're the most affordable uni in the country according to The Times (2023). Discover how to manage your finances and explore the support available.

Visit our cost of living support hub

Why choose Preston?

Preston is a vibrant, bustling and multicultural city in the heart of the North West. It's home to a thriving community of thousands of students, making it the perfect place to live, work and play.

  • Proud Preston

    We’re so proud of our northern home. It’s officially the best city in North England to live and work. (Demos-PWC Good Growth for Cities Index, 2023)
  • Low cost of living

    Renting in Preston is around 20% cheaper than Manchester. Eating out in Preston is 25% cheaper than in Liverpool. (Numbeo, 2023)
  • Live well

    Preston stands out for jobs, housing and safety. It also has good income distribution and transport. (Demos-PWC Good Growth for Cities Index, 2023)
  • Safe city

    Preston has a reputation as one of the safest cities to live in. It holds Purple Flag status, awarded for its low crime rates, nightlife and visitor attractions.

Discover Preston city centre

Explore Preston with our exclusive discounts that can be redeemed in local restaurants, cafés and hotels.

Any questions?

Students using social and study spaces in the student centre

We're excited to see you

If you've got questions before or after attending our Open Day, we have an Open Day frequently asked questions page. Alternatively, please free to get in touch with our friendly team.

Interested in the arts?

View our Degree Show showcasing the creative work of our students from the School of Arts and Media

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