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Undergraduate open days

Come and explore Lancaster's campus this autumn.

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Clearing 2022
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Why Lancaster?

For us, Lancaster is everything a university should be. It's somewhere you can belong, a community to join with a collection of colleges that offer close-knit support and a proud identity. We set high standards, and we challenge, pushing people to new heights. We support and guide people through their studies, research and careers.

Why Lancaster?
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Lancaster ranked 1st in North and 8th in England for student satisfaction

Lancaster University has been given an overall satisfaction score of 83.6% in this year’s National Student Survey (NSS), ranking 1st in the North, 8th in England and 11th in the UK when compared to other universities.

National Student Survey 2022
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Positive change: carbon net-zero by 2035

Sustainability is at the heart of Lancaster University. We declared a climate emergency in 2020 and aim to become carbon neutral by 2035. Discover more about our sustainability strategy, our world-leading research and our achievements so far.

Sustainability at Lancaster


Connect with Lancaster

  • Alumni

    As a Lancaster graduate you join a growing global family. Discover ways to stay in touch.

  • Business

    Our experts could help you grow your business. Read more about our services, from consultancy to executive education.

  • Events

    You don't have to be a student to get involved. Find out about public lectures, exhibitions and community events.

COVID-19 update

Our thoughts are with all who are affected by the Coronavirus. We are working hard to ensure we keep you up-to-date with news from Lancaster University.