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NU15 Applicant Visit Day Competition

Applicant Visit Day competition open to NU15 Applicants.

NU16 Offer Holder Visit Day Competition

Using Twitter or Instagram we would love to know how you are enjoying your Offer Holder Visit Day.

Home undergraduate applicants who attend one of our on campus Offer Holder Visit Days are eligible to enter our competition by using Twitter, Vine or Instagram to let us know how much they are enjoying their Offer Holder Visit Day experience. There will be three prizes awarded for each of the five Offer Holder Visit Days.

You must use #IWANTNU within your social post to be considered and be in with a chance to win one of the following prizes;

• 1st place a £30 Amazon voucher
• 2nd place is a £20 Amazon voucher
• 3rd place is a £10 Amazon voucher

Offer Holder Visit Days which are open to applicants to enter the competition are listed below.

• Saturday 30th January
• Saturday 13th February
• Wednesday 17th February
• Saturday 27th February
• Saturday 12th March

The competition is only open to applicants visiting an Offer Holder Visit Day and full terms and conditions can be found below.


Each eligible entry will be considered and our Digital Team will select a top three who will receive the prizes.


If you have any questions about the competition then please email us at stating NU16 Offer Holder Visit Day Competition in the subject line


Please note, any images containing inappropriate or offensive material will not be accepted into the competition.

If your image contains anyone other than yourself you must have permission to enter the image into the competition on the social platform and the responsibility lies with you.

You must use the #IWANTNU in your social post.

All entries will be check against our Offer Holder Visit Day attendance to make sure the entries considered attended the Offer Holder Visit Day.


Only Undergraduate Northumbria University applicants visiting an Offer Holder Visit Day are eligible to enter.

Posts valid for entry into that Offer Holder Visit Day date competition must be posted onto the specified social platforms between 9am and midnight on day of the Offer Holder Visit Day.

Only social posts including the #IWANTNU will be eligible for entry.

Applicants can enter as many times as they like, by posting social media posts across all of the specified social platforms between the given times.

Northumbria Digital Staff will pick winners that conform to the T&Cs for each Offer Holder Visit Day and select the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prizes of Amazon Vouchers to the following values - 1st place £30, 2nd place £20 and 3rd place £10.

Winners will be contacted after the event to inform them of their win and to confirm address for prize to be delivered.

Prizes won cannot be altered or exchanged for a cash prize.

Any applicant who posts a social media post that contains any negative or offensive imagery or wording will automatically be removed from the competition and not eligible to win.

Social platforms that applicants are able to use for entry into the competition are Vine, Twitter and Instagram. Whilst you can use other platforms to post social comments to your followers about the day these will not be considered for the competition.

Applicants do not have to accept a place at Northumbria University in order to win a prize and the competition is purely to increase social media activity around Offer Holder Visit Days.

Northumbria University have the final say in who is eligible to enter and who wins. Northumbria University’s decision is final.

Competitions are not open to employees

No purchase necessary.

Posting your uploads to the social media platforms is not proof that we have seen your entry. No responsibility can be accepted for entries that are missed, or which are not seen for any reason when Northumbria University staff are monitoring the social media hashtags to be used in the competition.

The closing date and time for each draw is midnight on the day of the Offer Holder Visit Day, and Northumbria University reserves the right to amend the competition end date at any time.

If you win, we will notify you by email, or social media, within 72 working hours of the closing date. If you do not respond within 48 hours of being notified, you will forfeit your prize and Northumbria University reserves the right to choose another winner. The judges’ decision will be final, and no correspondence will be entered into.

By entering the competition and using your personalised hashtag and the #IWANTNU you are giving Northumbria University permission to use your post, including video and image content, and social media username, in any marketing material, social media platform and on our website.

You can find out who has won a particular competition by checking the Northumbria University website Offer Holder Visit Day competition page where winners will be updated after they have been notified and confirmed.

The prize will not be transferable to another person.

No part of a prize is exchangeable for cash or any other prize.

If an advertised prize is not available, we reserve the right to offer an alternative prize of equal or greater value.

Incorrectly completed entries will be disqualified.

There are 5 Offer Holder Visit Days which are open to applicants to enter the competition are listed below.

  • Saturday 30th January 
  • Saturday 13th February
  • Wednesday 17th February
  • Saturday 27th February
  • Saturday 12th March

This competition is being run by Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8ST

Please read our Privacy Policy which tells you how we use any personal information we may collect about you by entering a competition.

Northumbria University reserves the right to amend these rules at any time. Northumbria University may also create rules which will apply to a specific competition only. If we do this we will publish the amended competition rules and/or specific competition rules on the relevant competition page.

If the competition or promotion is run on Facebook Twitter, Vine, Instagram, Google+, or other social media platforms, then it is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with these social media platforms. By participating you hereby release and hold harmless these social media platforms from any and all liability associated with this promotion.

Northumbria University will endeavour to send prizes within a month of the competition end date but cannot guarantee this delivery time.

The competition is governed by English law.

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