A Top 10 University

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?
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Welcome to Lancaster

Congratulations to all our new students. Visit the Welcome site for all the information you need to prepare for Lancaster and make the most of Welcome Week.

Welcome to Lancaster


A student ambassador at a Lancaster open day

Plan your Open Day

Coming to our open day? Find maps and more in our iLancaster app. You can also download a programme, and why not read our top tips for getting the most from your day?


Lancaster and business

Make use of our expertise. We offer several services to business, from consultancy to executive education.

Business partnerships

Connect with Lancaster University

There are several ways you can get involved, from public lectures and free courses to community events.

Free events and courses

Lancaster University Alumni

Lancaster graduates join a growing global family. Find out about alumni events near you.

Lancaster University alumni