Monday 5th September
It’s only natural to feel a little apprehensive about moving away from home; but be assured, at the University of Chester you’re in safe hands. To ensure you have a memorable University experience for all the right reasons, we’ll support you every step of the way, even in your University accommodation! Thanks to our Hall Warden scheme, you’ll always have somebody to turn to 24 hours a day.
Tuesday 16th August
You may have heard this line or something similar before, well it’s never been truer than when you’re at University. Budgeting is a key activity that once you get right, can help throughout your life.
University is about studying hard, as well as having a good time and making new friends, so you’ll need to balance your social life funds, study materials funds and everyday living funds. By the end of your studies, you should be a master at stretching every penny as far as it will go. To help you get started, here are some useful tips:
Friday 12th August
With A-Level results being released this week, it’s understandable to feel a little nervous. For tips on what to do on results day, take a look at our useful guide.
Thursday 11th August
Congratulations on achieving a place to study at the University of Chester. We hope you’re excited about what’s in store. Whether you’re living on campus, or commuting from home; travelling from the other side of the country, or local to Chester, we want to help you settle in as quickly and as easily as possible.
Friday 5th August
It’s not long until the start of term, and we’re busy planning all the induction activities you’ll be getting involved with once you arrive.
Wednesday 3rd August
Making the Clearing phone call is perhaps your biggest obstacle when it comes to securing a place at university, but don’t panic! To help make your experience as stress-free as possible, take a look at our following tips:
Monday 1st August
The countdown to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games is well underway. Watched by millions all over the world, it’s just another example of the global appreciation of sport and how large scale sporting events can encourage even the most unlikely athletes to get active. If you’re a sporting enthusiast who wants to keep active whilst at university, take a look at the ways in which the University of Chester can help you do just that.
Thursday 28th July
Located in the county of Shropshire, and close to the Welsh border, University Centre Shrewsbury (UCS) only opened in September 2015, and has already established a personalised environment that’s friendly and supportive.
Wednesday 27th July
Here at the University of Chester, we understand the importance of having your own course-specific learning environment. In recent years, we have invested heavily in new, state-of-the-art campuses in and around the area. Thornton Science Park is one of our newer sites, having previously been the Shell Technology Centre.
Tuesday 26th July
The Parkgate Road Campus in Chester is where our story began back in 1839. It comprises a unique mixture of historic and modern buildings, reflecting how the University has changed and grown over the years. Today, the campus offers a vibrant, self-contained student community just a short walk away from the city centre.