Northumbria Undergraduate Events

Open Days and Events in 2017

If you are unsure of whether to study at Northumbria, book an open day and experience the city and the University for yourself. Words cannot describe how great it is living in Newcastle. After the open day, your mind will be made up! Matthew Vincent, BSc (Hons) Applied Sport and Exercise Science.

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Our next Open Day events that are available to register for are on the following dates;

  • 30 June
  • 1 July
  • 30 September
  • 28 October
  • 25 November

Want to know what it's like to be a Northumbria student? Attending one of our Open Events can help you experience the city and the University for yourself. Find out how below:

5 Reasons to Visit Northumbria

  • Trinity Square - RESIZED 1Northumbria is ranked 2nd best in the UK for student accommodation and is top 3 for best student community; best value for money; and best customer service in the National Student Housing Awards. Visiting us at Open Day is a great opportunity for you to see our accommodation and imagine yourself living here. 
  • Northumbria was rated top 3 in the national award for Best City Life for students in WhatUni Student Choice Awards.Newcastle Best City Life - RESIZED By visitng us in November or December you can make a trip of it, stay over and sample the Newcastle nightlife. We also recommend you try to fit in some time to do a spot of shopping on Newcastle’s high street. This is the perfect time of year to do a bit of Christmas shopping! We’ve even put together some ideas of how you can make the most of your visit!
  • Northumbria's sports facilities are ranked joint 4th in the UK by Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2015-16.Sports Central For Insight - RESIZED Whether you play sport as a hobby or play at a professional level, Northumbria Sport caters for all levels. Our amazing £30 million sports facility houses a swimming pool, gym, climbing wall and is also home to Newcastle Eagles Basketball Team. For further information visit our Sport website: 
  • Newcastle Business School was voted “Business School of the Year” by Times Higher Education (2015) Awards.C35A0292 - RESIZED Newcastle Business School has a global reputation for delivering some of the best business management education in the UK – come and experience for yourself why and speak to our award-winning staff. 
  • Northumbria University's Library is ranked joint 1st in the UK in the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2015-16. It is also the highest rated of all of the North East University Libraries in the same survey. Visit us on Open Day and join us for a library tour so you can see just how good our library is. See what outstanding resources you will have at your fingertips.Library Nov 15 - RESIZED

What you can expect on the day

  • Discover more about our range of full-time undergraduate courses
  • Take a tour of our campus and its facilities. Get a feel of what life is like on campus and where your course of interest would be taught.
  • Look around our accommodation and talk to our students about their best places to live.
  • Meet our staff and chat to our current students face to face. Ask any questions about courses, student life and the region. Get the answers you need to help decide if Northumbria is right for you.

What do other students think of our Open Day?

Connect with us

Keep in touch with us on social media and tell us about your visit using #NUOpenDay

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You can also enter our Open Day competition too


If you or any of your guests have any special requirements on the day (for example mobility access) please contact us up to 5 days prior to the event on 0191 243 7334 or email

Useful Information


Our next Open Event programme will be available soon.

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



Teacher's Lounge

During our Open Day on Friday 30th June, we are running an informal conference and lunch buffet for teachers and advisors who are bringing students to the event. Book your place here.


Virtual Tour

Get an insight into life at Northumbria at the click of a button! Come and explore our videos and 360 panoramas to immerse yourself in our campuses and get a feel for what it is like studying here using our interactive virtual tour.