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Our next Open Days will take place on the following
Planning your day
Open Day Programme
When the Open Day Programme is available, it can be viewed on
our Open Day Programme webpage.
Detailed directions to the campus can be found here. If you are
travelling by train look out for our Student Ambassadors at Paragon
Interchange (dressed in red t-shirts) who can direct you to the
complimentary shuttle bus service to the Hull Campus. The shuttle
bus will run between 8.30am and 1.00pm. A return service to Paragon
Interchange will be available in the afternoon between 2.30pm and
When you arrive at the campus please make your way to the
arrival point in the Plaza, next to
the Brynmor Jones Library. The arrival point
is open between 9am and 3pm.
Departmental exhibitions and talks
Academic staff from different subject areas will be available
between 9am and 3.30pm in the Brynmor Jones Library, where
they will be offering advice and guidance on the different
programmes and courses available.
Academic staff from individual departments will also be giving
subject specific talks throughout the day.
The following central talks will take place during the day.
Please allow 25 minutes:
- Welcome to the University of Hull
- Admissions and Money Matters
- Student Support
Our resident experts will be available in the
Brynmor Jones Library between 9am and 3.30pm.
Whether your question is concerning UCAS tariff points,
scholarships, study abroad, sports and fitness or even how
frequently the buses run, we have someone to answer your
You will also have the opportunity to take a look at some of the
accommodation on offer at the University.
- The Lawns Halls of Residence - A complimentary
shuttle service will be provided to
The Lawns, where you will receive a guided tour, view the
accommodation and chat to staff and students. The buses start at
9am and run every 15 minutes. The last shuttle bus leaves
campus at 2.45pm. The buses leave from outside the Venn Building.
Look for the flags.
- Thwaite Hall - Take the free shuttle service
to enjoy a guided tour of our fully-catered Traditional Hall of
Residence. Tours depart every 30 minutes between 10am and 2.30pm
from outside the Venn Building. Please note that parking is not
available at Thwaite Hall.
- Student Housing - Drop by number 52 Cranbrook
Avenue which will be open to view between 9am and 4pm.
Accommodation Office staff will also be on hand in this property to
answer any questions.
- Taylor Court - Visit our on-campus
accommodation at Taylor Court between 9am and
4pm. Accommodation Office staff will also be available to
answer any questions.
Visitors are very welcome to make their own way to The Lawns and
join a guided tour. The postcode for Sat Nav is HU16 5SN. Please
note: student rooms are open for viewing until 3.30pm.
Take a guided tour of the campus and the main University
buildings with one of our current students. Tours run every 15
minutes between 9am and 3pm. The tours take approximately 40
minutes and leave from outside the Brynmor Jones Library in the
Plaza. Look for the flags.
Students' Union Tours
View the excellent facilities within the Students' Union,
University House, including information on Careers,
Employability, Learning and Welfare Support, Disabilities
and Mature Student Advice. Just call in to the Union Reception
between 9am and 3.30pm.
Call in to the Library reception between 9am and 4pm for a
self-guided tour to view the £27.4 million redevelopment which
includes all new study areas, reading room and café.
Tour of the City of Hull
Find out what the City of Hull has to offer by taking a tour
around the city with our resident expert and a current student. The
tours run at 10am, 11am, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm and take approximately 60
minutes. Please note that seats are limited. The
last tour at 3pm includes a drop off at Hull Paragon
Interchange (at approx: 3.45pm).
Meals and refreshments will be
available throughout the day.
A spare 10 minutes between talks and tours....
- Enjoy panoramic views of the city from the top floor of our
library or simply browse the collection of over a million items to
help with your study. Open 9am-4pm.
- Take time out in the peace and quiet of the South East Asia
Museum which exhibits the weapons of Bornea tribesmen, ornate
bridal head-dresses and shadow puppets from Indonesia. 1st Floor
West, Wilberforce Building. Open 9am-3pm.
- The Advice Centre offers a free service and is run by the
Students' Union. It provides impartial, confidential advice and
information to the students of the University of Hull and is
usually the first port of call if you have a problem. Open
- The Sports and Fitness Centre facilities include a fully
equipped fitness suite incorporating the latest in cardio vascular
and resistance equipment and professionally trained staff. You are
welcome to tour the facilities, just ask at the Centre's Reception
desk for further information. Open 9am-7pm.
- Whether it's the latest bestseller or a core text book for your
course, the Waterstones University of Hull team is dedicated to the
world of books. Waterstones bookshop is next to the Students'
Union. Open 10am-3.30pm.
- Have a look around our brand-new state-of-the-art music studio
and rehearsal spaces in Middleton Hall. Our recording studios are
used for producing recordings of all styles of music, including
classical, jazz, pop and film sound tracks. Open 12.30pm-2pm.
Find out more about the City of Hull.
For further information about the Open Days, please see our
Frequently Asked Questions section.