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Visit the University of the Year

Visit Lancaster University for an Open Day or Campus Tour, or explore campus with our Virtual Open Day.

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Clearing is Coming

Our phone lines open on Thursday 16 August for Clearing and Adjustment. Read our guide and sign up for an email reminder.

Lancaster academics ring the bell on 'outdated' religion in schools

Professor Linda Woodhead and former Home Secretary, the Rt Hon Charles Clarke, Visiting Professor in Politics and Faith at Lancaster University, are working to reform religion in school laws, last updated in 1944, to better reflect modern Britain.

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Experience our virtual open day

Take five minutes to experience our campus with our Virtual Open Day and discover what it’s like to live and learn at Lancaster University. Explore spaces to study, live and have fun - on campus and in the nearby City of Lancaster. 

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Lancaster University's Alexandra Square
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Top 10 and rising!

Top ten in all three UK league tables, we score particularly highly for student satisfaction and employability. Add in our unique colleges, community feel and international outlook, and you can see why our staff and students love being here.

Why Lancaster?