Undergraduate open day

Before you register for this event, please take the time to read how sessions will run. 
This is an on-campus open day running from 09:00–15:30. 
Please register your attendance upon arriving at The University of Plymouth, in the Roland Levinsky Building. We will have a team to welcome you and answer any questions you may have about the day. 
There will be welcome talks, subject talks, drop-in sessions, student life talks and campus tours. 
You will receive a link to our online programme before the day and we will also have QR codes at the registration desk which will take you to the online programme.
If you would like a physical copy of our open day programme, or wish to contact us about our events, please email studentrecruitment@plymouth.ac.uk.
If you have any questions or queries about our events, please contact our friendly events team:
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Open days

  • Saturday 22 April 2023
  • Wednesday 21 June 2023
We look forward to welcoming you to campus for our upcoming events.
All our open days and open evenings are designed to give you a taste of Plymouth, connect you with passionate staff, and help you feel confident with your choice of course.
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Sample the thriving campus atmosphere
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Engage with passionate staff and students

Feedback from open day attendees

  • H "Super friendly and welcoming, answered all of my questions. Couldn’t have been better."
  • H "It was a very clearly laid out day with no difficulties attending. Everything was covered and there was a great choice of talks to attend!"
  • H "A really enjoyable day at Plymouth! Everyone was so lovely and welcoming and I had a great experience for my first visit ever to the city and the university. I was extremely happy with my experiences and cannot wait to start as a student in September!"
  • H "The open day was so good, and really reassured me that I had made the right choice in deciding to study at Plymouth. I can’t wait!!"
  • H "We were very impressed. Everyone was so friendly and welcoming. It was a really useful couple of days and my daughter absolutely fell in love with Plymouth and the University."
  • H "It was such a great experience, as a parent it was great to get a good feel of the University. I was very impressed with how helpful the ambassadors were and they were understanding of my ‘mum’ questions. Better than other open days we have been to!"
  • H "During the day I didn’t see anyone, students or staff, on their phones, this was impressive and very, very refreshing. This really stood out to me. My son said “Plymouth is going to be hard to beat". That sounds like a success to me."
  • H "We had a FABULOUS visit to Plymouth for the Open Day; it was informative, uplifting and galvanising."

Additional notices:

  • University cafes accept card payment only
  • Parking on campus is only for pre-arranged blue badge holders
  • No dogs (except service dogs) are allowed in the University buildings

Programme of activities

A range of live and pre-recorded talks will provide you with all the information you require to choose the right undergraduate course to meet your needs: 
  • Welcome talks
  • Finance talks
  • Subject-specific talks
  • Drop-in sessions

Hotel discounts

We have teamed up with three local hotels to offer a discounted stay for guests visiting one of our Open Days:
Copthorne Hotel
Priority University Rates at the Copthorne Hotel, just minutes from the campus. Please visit www.millenniumhotels.co.uk and use booking code UPLY to get a guaranteed 10% discount from the Best Available Rate, including breakfast.
Crowne Plaza Plymouth
Crowne Plaza Plymouth is only a 10 minute walk from Campus and is located on Plymouth Hoe with stunning sea-views. Visitors can receive a 20% discount off the Best Flexible Rate including breakfast! Reservations must be made using the link provided and cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or bookings made via third party websites. Book a discounted stay at Crowne Plaza Plymouth.
Leonardo Hotel Plymouth
Just a stone’s throw from our Plymouth campus, visitors can receive 15% discount from our Best Flexible Rate when booking directly on the Leonardo Hotel website. Please visit www.leonardohotels.co.uk and enter UNIOPENDAY into the promotional code box.
Please kindly note that all bookings need to be made directly via the website. The discount will not be applied to any existing promotional rates. The discount cannot be applied retrospectively to any bookings made on sale rates or third party websites.
Please show your Open Day registration email upon check-in as proof of attending one of our Open Day events.
After you have booked onto an event, we will keep in touch with you using the email address you registered with. If you would like a physical copy of our open day programme, or wish to contact us about our events, please email studentrecruitment@plymouth.ac.uk.

Event photography and video

Please be aware that some of the University of Plymouth's public events (both online and offline) may be attended by University staff, photographers and videographers, for capturing content to be used in University online and offline marketing and promotional materials, for example webpages, brochures or leaflets. If you, or a member of your group, do not wish to be photographed or recorded, please let a member of staff know.