Information for Parents



We recognise the important role you play in advising and supporting your son or daughter about choosing a university. To help you with your decisions, we run a range of events and activities.

Take a look at the various events and activities we organise.

PG Open Day

Campus and accommodation tours

Parent and carer events

We offer a range of events and activities for parents and carers of prospective students to provide information about the benefits of higher education, how to help your son/daughter choose a course and university, the application process, student finance and graduate prospects.

To find out more information and to register just follow our links:

Virtual tours

If you can't make it to Newcastle in person, you can always take a virtual tour of the University.

North East Raising Aspirations Partnership

We are the lead partner institution for the North East Raising Aspiration Partnership (NERAP), a collaboration of the five universities in the region.

This Partnership is committed to making sure parents and carers in the North East receive the most up to date and topical information about university. The are a number of Parents and Carer events organised by the Partnership throughout the year.