My place at Lancaster is confirmed: what happens now?

Congratulations! Your place at Lancaster in confirmed. Here's what happens next and what you need to do.

Pre Arrival Information

If your acceptance is confirmed, then we'll email you in August or early September with pre-arrival information - for example, any required reading prior to arrival together with registration information.

Please ensure that you can deal immediately with the registration material; some of the information must be responded to well before the beginning of term.

If however, you have not received anything by mid-September then please contact our Student Registry via or on their hotline number: +44 (0)1524 592525.


Your College Office will also send information about your College and details of the accommodation reserved for you in August (unless you have elected to arrange your own). It is important that you respond to this as soon as possible.

If you do not receive the email or if you have any other residence queries, then please contact the Accommodation Office at or telephone their hotline number: +44 (0)1524 594910.

Term Dates

Arrivals will take place over the weekend of Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th September. Your arrival date will depend on the college to which you have been allocated. Information about this will be sent to you by your college later in the year.

Welcome Week begins on Monday 30th September, and Michaelmas term starts on Friday 4th October 2019. See our full term dates.

If you need to contact us, then you can email our Undergraduate Admissions Office via or telephone us on +44 (0)1524 592028. For informal enquiries, you can also tweet us, or get in touch via Facebook.

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