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Posted by Vicky Griffiths , Senior Marketing & Recruitment Coordinator
August 11, 2016

Settling in at the University of Chester

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.

Jack Mason
Posted by Jack Mason , HE Adviser
August 5, 2016

The next step of your University of Chester story

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.

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:

Posted by Vicky Griffiths , Senior Marketing & Recruitment Coordinator
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.

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.

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.

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.

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: 

 

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.

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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