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Your people, your place and your future are right here

If you have an offer for September 2024, this page is for you. Here you’ll find everything you need to navigate the next steps in your application and get excited for September.

Get advice from our experts and stories, tips and shared experiences from our students. Get a glimpse of what Chester has to offer, and get ready for your next chapter.

No matter what you choose to study or what you love to do, our community and extra opportunities are what set us apart. Why not bookmark this page and keep updated with the people and places of the University of Chester over the coming months?

There’s no better feeling than finding your people. Having the freedom to be yourself and pursuing the things you love. Being part of a community that shares your ambition. With staff who really get to know you, plus societies, sports, volunteering opportunities and social events, you’ll easily find people who share your interests, both in and outside of the classroom.

Find your people here at the University of Chester.

Student Insights

Meet Sam, Arty, Olivia, Rachael and Theresa. From nights out and hobbies, to part-time work and studying, hear them chat about how they found their people, and what the University of Chester means to them.

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Chat to Students

Chat online with our current students and get the lowdown about life at Chester. Plus, look out for your email invitation to join our exclusive offer holders’ group, so you can connect with your future classmates, housemates and anyone with shared interests - all ahead of September.

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Meet Your People

Watch our videos and get to know some of the inspirational people at the University of Chester, introduced by current students.

Academic Staff

Sport & Active Lifestyle

Students' Union


Learning Information Services

Student Services

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Find your place at the University of Chester. A place that will just feel right, where everything just clicks. A place with ample opportunities to grow, where you might learn as much about yourself as you do about your subject. A place where there is always something to do, whatever your mood. A place you’ll one day call your home.

Find out why your place is here, at the University of Chester.

Cool Places, Warm Welcome

University of Chester is based in one of the UK's top 20 student cities (Student Crowd, Best Student Cities 2022). Learn more about what makes Chester, and our other University locations, a top place to go for an outstanding student experience.

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Take a Virtual Tour

Take a closer look at your campus and where you’ll be studying through our personalised virtual tour of our facilities.

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Hangouts and Hidden Gems

Want to find out what students get up to in their spare time? Watch our video series ‘Hangouts and Hidden Gems’, where current students will tell you more about the best places to go.


The King's Head

Bean & Cole

Chester Cathedral

Commonhall Social

River Dee

Chester Market

Roman Gardens

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It’s something we think about from day one – everything you do here is leading to the moment you graduate and head out into the world. We have built-in work placements, employability skills integrated into our courses, a careers team full of experts, opportunities like free language learning, and excellent student services. Plus, we’ll help you find part-time work alongside your studies if you need it, through our student employment scheme and links with local employers.

Your future is just waiting for you to get started.

Earn While You Learn

Need to work alongside your studies? We’ve got links with employers and a wealth of part-time job opportunities on the doorstep, plus our very own on-campus student recruitment scheme.

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Get Connected

See what Ella, Liam and Francesca got up to on their Work Based Learning module – just one of the ways our students gain real experience and make valuable connections for the future.

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Achieve Your Potential

Find out how our range of support services can make your transition to university as smooth as possible. From peer mentors who will show you the ropes, to financial and wellbeing advice and University childcare, we’ve got you covered.

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