College Life

The things that make Lonsdale special are its spirit, its traditions and of course, most important of all – its students! Find out about life in Lonsdale College by following the links below...

College History

Lonsdale is one of the founding colleges at Lancaster and has a rich and distinguished history. Read more about our college history.

Events and Activities

We offer a wide range of events and activities for our students and staff throughout the year, from sporting events and socials to inter-college competitions such as the Sustainability Challenge and our University Challenge-style quiz.

You can keep a track of our latest events via the iLancaster app and the Student Portal.

Membership Fees

All students become members of a college when they join Lancaster University. Each college has slightly different facilities and delivers a varied range of activities and events. Find out about your college membership fees and how they are spent.