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Open Days - Get your FUTURE PLAN started now 

Visit us to find out about Your Future Plan – a unique, personal plan that will empower you to get the most out of your time with us, created together to ensure that you grasp every opportunity that comes your way.

Open Days are the first stepping stone on this journey - it's a day for you to start making decisions to help plan your future.

All three campuses will be open for you to visit from 9am-4pm. This is your opportunity to meet our friendly staff and students. You can also pick up top tips on personal statements, creative portfolio preparation, student finance and take a campus and accommodation tour. Our Helpzone and Disability Centre will also be open to talk about student support services.

Do you need some advice on putting your creative portfolio together? We are running drop in portfolio advice sessions for Fine Art and Photography students from 10:00am-10.45am at the Centre for Art and Photography. Please meet at The School of Art and Design stand in the marquee at 09.45am where one of our student ambassadors will take you to the session.

To download your programme for your open day or to find directions for travelling to the university, please use the location finder below:

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Francis Close Hall Campus

Francis Close Hall (FCH) is the university campus nearest to Cheltenham’s town centre. It offers a mix of Art and Design, Humanities, Education, Public Services, and Natural and Social Sciences subjects. The campus can trace its history back to the college founded by Francis Close in 1847.

Oxstalls Campus

Oxstalls is an award-winning purpose-built site which brings together a group of academic subjects, anchored by the very popular Sport and Exercise Sciences, Events Management, Hospitality, Tourism and Performing Arts programmes. Oxstalls is approximately 15 minutes’ walk from the centre of Gloucester.

Park Campus

Students have been living at the Park Campus for over 80 years and it is a site of natural beauty. The Park Campus is home to our Accounting and Law, Business and Management, Computing, Marketing and Media courses providing students with a mixture of creative talents all located in a former botanical garden. The Park Campus is approximately 15 minutes’ walk from the centre of Cheltenham.

Postgraduate, Professional and Short Course open days

Our next postgraduate open event is on
Thursday, 12 February, 2015
Postgraduate Open Day


Don’t miss this opportunity to:

  • learn more about postgraduate, professional study and short courses at the University of Gloucestershire
  • meet with academic course leaders and discuss your course options
  • take a Campus Tour to see our facilities
  • find out about finance and potential discounts

Each of our three campuses will be open– Park and Francis Close Hall in Cheltenham and Oxstalls in Gloucester. Please feel free to drop in and see us any time between 4pm and 7pm. By using the drop down menu on our "Open Day Location Finder" below you can find out where your course will be held and which campus to visit.

To confirm your attendance, please book online or contact us on 0844 846 4 846,

Whether you are interested in full-time or part-time study, we would be delighted to see you.


Getting here

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T: 0844 846 4 846




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Forthcoming Undergraduate Open Days

  • Saturday, 27 June, 2015
  • Tuesday, 30 June, 2015
  • Saturday, 22 August, 2015
  • Saturday, 26 September, 2015
    Open Day for Teacher Training ONLY at our Francis Close Hall Campus.
  • Saturday, 03 October, 2015
  • Saturday, 31 October, 2015
  • Saturday, 21 November, 2015

Forthcoming Postgraduate and Professional Open Days

  • Thursday, 12 February, 2015
    Postgraduate Open Day
  • Thursday, 11 June, 2015
    Postgraduate Open Day
  • Saturday, 26 September, 2015
    Open Day for Teacher Training ONLY at our Francis Close Hall Campus.

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