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  • Sarah
    Posted by Sarah Markillie , HE Adviser
    August 3, 2016

    Preparing for the Clearing phone call

    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:

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  • Posted by Vicky Griffiths , HE Adviser
    August 1, 2016

    Keeping Active at University

    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.

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  • Sarah
    Posted by Sarah Markillie , HE Adviser
    July 28, 2016

    Introducing University Centre Shrewsbury

    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.

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  • Jack Mason
    Posted by Jack Mason , HE Adviser
    July 27, 2016

    Introducing Thornton Science Park

    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.

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  • Anna
    Posted by Anna McLachlan , HE Adviser
    July 26, 2016

    Introducing our Parkgate Road Campus

    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.

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  • Jack Mason
    Posted by Jack Mason , HE Adviser
    July 25, 2016

    Top Tips for Applying Through Clearing

    Whatever your reason, Clearing gives you the opportunity to apply for a place on an alternative course or at another University. To help make your Clearing experience as stress free as possible, why not take a look at these top tips for applying to Chester through Clearing: 

     

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  • Jack Mason
    Posted by Jack Mason , HE Adviser
    July 21, 2016

    Introducing our Kingsway Campus

    If you’re looking to study a creative or performing arts course, then our Kingsway Campus has you covered. Situated only a 20-minute walk from the Parkgate Road Campus, our Kingsway Campus offers 6,920 square meters of floor space specifically designed for the teaching of our creative arts courses.

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  • Sarah
    Posted by Sarah Markillie , HE Adviser
    July 15, 2016

    Pokemon Go: Why is the game so popular?

    Pokémon Go has taken the world by storm. So what did we do, grab our smartphones of course and tried to catch as many Pokémon as we could! We soon discovered that there were lots to catch on our Parkgate Road Campus, Riverside Campus and in Chester city centre. For anyone that has made it to level 5 already, you might want to know that our Parkgate Road Campus has two gyms, one at the Binks Building and another at Senate House.

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  • Posted by Annabelle Davies , Content Coordinator
    July 14, 2016

    Green Chester, and green futures

    Our award-winning Green Chester is run by the Sustainability Unit at the University of Chester, and aims to ensure that the University of Chester leads by example, putting sustainability at the heart of decision making and service delivery.

    The University of Chester is proud to have Fairtrade University status, and our goal is to embed sustainability throughout our campuses, communities, cultures and curriculum.

    What we’re currently doing

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  • Posted by Annabelle Davies , Content Coordinator
    July 11, 2016

    Introducing our Riverside Campus

    Home to subjects within the faculties of Education and Children’s Services and Health and Social Care, Riverside Campus is just a 20 minute walk from the Parkgate Road Campus, and is minutes from the lively city centre and the River Dee.

    A vocational site

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  • Posted by Ben McGee , Marketing & Recruitment Assistant - Warrington Office
    July 8, 2016

    Introducing our Warrington Campus

    With its excellent facilities, easily accessible location and, most importantly, its real sense of community, the Warrington Campus will quickly turn in to your home away from home.

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  • A geography and international development student
    Posted by Vicky Griffiths , HE Adviser
    July 7, 2016

    World Population Day: Understanding our planet

    With World Population Day taking place, the importance of global population issues has been brought to the forefront. With approximately four births every second, the world’s population is growing at a rapid rate; bringing with it far-reaching implications for generations to come. So what does this mean for our planet?

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