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Northumbria Experience Days

Northumbria University’s Experience Days are on campus events that are open to our undergraduate full-time offer holders.

Congratulations on your offer to study at Northumbria University! 

We are excited to welcome you to our exclusive event for offer-holders at our Newcastle City Campus. This event  is designed for those studying at both our City Campus and Coach Lane Campus, and offers you insight into studying at Northumbria University.      

See below for upcoming NU Experience Days:

  • NU Experience Day Saturday 26th March 2022
  • NU Experience Day Saturday 7th May 2022

To book onto one of these events, please refer back to your invitation email and select the event you would like to book from the attached link. Please note: For those students who have had an interview/audition as part of their application process and would like to speak to an academic during their visit, please attend one of the March events.

Registration for our Saturday events opens from 9am, the general sessions and tours run in the morning, if you only wish to attend your subject session we recommend that you register by 12pm.

On the Wednesday, registration is open from 1pm, the general sessions and tours will run until 4:30pm, if you only wish to attend your subject session we recommend that you register by 4pm.

Registrations on both days takes place in our Business and Law building, City Campus East 1 (Number 4 on this map). You are welcome to bring up to 2 guests on the day.   

Note: As a condition of entry to an NU Experience Day you may be required to show either your Vaccination Passport or evidence of a negative Lateral Flow Test, taken within 24 hours of attending the event using the NHS App.

NU Experience Days 

Session

 Programme  Time  
 

Central Exhibition and Registration

Find out more about our fantastic facilities, accommodation and support services. Staff from across the University and current students will be available to tell you everything you need to know.

 

Exhibition Stands

 

09.00 - 13.00

 

University Executive Welcome 

Welcome to Northumbria from a senior leader, explaining who we are and why you should choose to study at Northumbria.

 

Presentation

10.00 - 10.30

 
 

Understanding Student Finance 

An opportunity to hear UK* Undergraduate student funding explained, as well as ask any questions you may have for our Student Finance experts.

*Non-UK students can get advice at the Student Life and Wellbeing Stand in the Central Exhibition.

 

Presentation

10.45 - 11.15

 
 

Results Day - How Confirmation and Clearing Works

We know Results Day can be a nervous time, so take advantage of this short session detailing how Confirmation and Clearing works in practice, how best to prepare for it and busting the jargon.

 

Presentation

 

11.30 - 12.00

 

Northumbria Sport – Talented Athlete Support

Find out about our sport scholarships, athlete support services, facilities and performance sport programmes.

 

Presentation

11.30 - 12.00

 
Campus Tour  Tour  

 

09.00 - 13.00

Sport Central Tour Tour  

09.00 - 13.00

 

Self-guided Library Tour

 Tour  

09.00 - 13.00

 

Students' Union Tour

 Tour  

09.00 - 13.00

 

Accommodation Open Houses 

 Open House  

09.00 - 13.00


NU Experience Days 

Session

 

Programme 

 

Time 

 

Ask Northumbria and Acceptance Point 

If there is anything you have missed throughout the day, anything you are unsure of which you need further details about, or simply want to have a chat with a member of staff, then members of the Student Recruitment, Accommodation and Applicant Services teams will be available to answer any questions; we will also be on hand to help you firmly accept your Northumbria University offer should you feel ready to do this on the day.

 

Optional Drop-in

 

14.00 - 15.30

 

Course Subject Sessions

You will receive a personalised programme when you arrive on the day. If you are only coming for the subject specific activity we suggest that you arrive by 12pm.

 

Presentation/Tour/Drop-in

 

Individual to each course, between 12.00 - 15.00


Upon arrival to the event, you will receive your own personal event programme which outlines the location and timings of the different sessions available. You will have the opportunity to explore:

  • The Central Exhibition- Find out more about our fantastic facilities, accommodation and support services.
  • Subject Sessions- Get a flavour of what you could be studying next year as well as the learning facilities.
  • Campus Tours- Including tours of the Library, Sport Central and Student's Union.
  • Accommodation- A number of our accommodations will be open for you to view.
  • General Sessions- Find out more about why you should choose to study at Northumbria, student funding, support available to you at Northumbria and preparing for Results Day.
  • Meet current students and academics. 

And most importantly you will be given the chance to ask any questions or receive any advice you need to help you make your decision.

Car Parking:

On Saturdays we have access to the University car park free of charge, the main one being City Campus East, postcode NE1 2SU. Alternatively we have:

  • Camden Street- NE2 1XE
  • Day Street- NE1 8SU
  • Sport Central- NE1 8QD

On Wednesday 16th March we don't have access to the University car parks, however there are a number of City Centre pay and display car parks close by including:

  • John Dobson Street – NE1 8HL (validate your ticket at our Security stand in the Central Exhibition at City Campus East 1 for a discounted rate).
  • MEA House – NE1 8SX
  • College Street – NE1 8JG
  • Civic Centre – NE2 1DF
  • Manors – NE1 2LA

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