Northumbria Undergraduate Open Day

Open Days in 2016

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Want to know what it's like to be a Northumbria student? Book an open day and experience the city and the University for yourself.


Come and visit us

Booking is now open for our Open Days taking place this year is now on:

  • Saturday 24 September
  • Saturday 29 October
  • Saturday 26 November

For useful information such as registration and Free Wifi click here.

Useful Information


Below is the programme for our September Open Day.


Central Exhibition

Find out more about our courses, fantastic facilities and accommodation. Support staff from across the University, current students and external partners will be available to tell you everything you need to know. We will also have student support staff available to talk about student finance, disability support and much more. 

Free On Campus WiFi

Visitors to Northumbria can use our free WiFi network "WiFi Guest" whilst on campus.

Here are the steps to get you setup and on your way:

  • From your device connect to the network WiFi Guest
  • Open a web browser - Note: If you received a Certificate notice, select Proceed Anyway to continue
  • From The Cloud landing page locate the box Get online at Northumbria University and click Go
  • Scroll down to select Create Account
  • Enter your details and your account will be created.
  • You will then be connected to WiFi Guest

Prefer to prepare in advance?

If you'd like to get setup ahead of time, you can register for your account beforehand then all you'll need to do is login.

Click here to register

Visitor Car Parking

Car Parking for City Campus

For people using sat navs, the postcode for the main car park at City Campus East is NE1 2SU. However please be aware that spaces are limited and fill up fast. Please also note that this car park is only available on weekends. For weekday events, please use one of the public car parks listed.  

Please note that there is nowhere to park on the University Campus itself.

We suggest, however, that it may be better for you to drive directly to a nearby car park. All of these suggested public car parks are within easy walking distance of the campus.

Please use the following postcodes:

John Dobson Street multi-storey NCP car park John Dobson Street NE1 8HL
552 spaces. For this car park there is also an option to validate your car parking ticket to receive a discount. Please validate your ticket at the Security stand in the Central Exhibition Area.  

MEA House public car park Ellison Place NE1 8SX
119 spaces, 7 disabled

College Street public car park College Street NE1 8JG
73 spaces, 5 disabled

Civic Centre public car park Sandyford Road NE2 1DF
280 spaces, 5 disabled

Manors public car park Trafalgar Street NE1 2LA
634 spaces


Applying to Uni: Next Steps

Questions about student finance, accommodation or support on campus? Have you already applied and want to find out about the next our Q&A