Student Life

We are continually investing in our campus, facilities and opportunities, to ensure you have the best experience possible – make friends that will last a lifetime, discover new passions and grow in confidence.

Students' Union

students socialising in an outdoor seating area at the Mens Bar

Run by students, for students, the Students' Union is the hub of social life on campus.


Rugby match

We are one of the best universities in the UK for student sport.

Support and wellbeing

A student receiving advice from one of our Student Services team

A range of support services are available to help you reach your full potential as part of our diverse student community.

Arts and culture

Northern Stage exterior

An art gallery, museum and an independent theatre on campus provide plenty of opportunities to indulge your appetite for culture.

A student's view

Student life student quote

See our campus in motion

Watch a video of our campus in timelapse.

  ‌On Course to NCL graphic