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Campus Tours

Explore our facilities and get a feel for life at Lancaster at one of our regular campus tours for prospective undergraduate and postgraduate students and their guests.

Already holding an offer from Lancaster?

Already received an offer from Lancaster University? Please keep an eye on your mailbox for an invitation to a post-application day from the department, which will give you a more personalised experience and include a visit to your department.

Upcoming Campus Tours

Considering applying? Then our student-led campus tours are a perfect way to explore our facilities, meet a Lancaster student and help you get a feel for life at Lancaster to help you make your decision. Book now for one of our Campus Tours for prospective students.

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Campus tours

A Student Ambassador will take you on a guided tour of the campus, showing you our award-winning student accommodation, social venues, library and a lot more besides! Tours depart at 2.00pm on Mondays and at 10.30am on Saturdays and last approximately an hour and a half.

Please be aware that the route for the campus tour is outdoors and will take place whatever the weather. 

Welcome centre

Welcome Centre

If you can't make a scheduled tour, please pop into our Welcome Centre at any point to have a brew and a chat with our Student Ambassadors or collect some literature. We're open from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday, and 9:30am - 1:30pm on Saturday.

Our Ambassadors also write regular blogs about student life at Lancaster and answer questions via our unibuddy chat platform.

Where to find us

All our campus tours depart from the Welcome Centre. There is visitor parking close by.

Virtual Open Day

If you can't make a tour or want to find out more before you visit, view our Virtual Open Day. Led by third-year student Harvey, the Virtual Open Day explores our campus and the city. 

Virtual Open Day