Preston is the UK’s cheapest city for students – it’s official.* It was also named the best place in the North West to live and work.** Preston has a friendly atmosphere and a thriving community of over 30,000 students. Whether you’re looking for culture, shopping, a buzzing nightlife or beautiful green spaces, we’ve got it all.
GREAT REASONS TO CHOOSE UCLAN
*PacelHero Student Cost of Living Index, 2015
**Research by PricewaterhouseCoopers and the thinktank Demos (2018 Good Growth for Cities Index)
^Higher Education Standards Agency (HESA), 2018
STIMULATED YOUR CREATIVE INTEREST?
If you’re thinking about studying at The University of Central Lancashire or are simply considering higher education, visit us and take the opportunity to get a feel for university life and the City of Preston. Our Open Days provide the perfect opportunity to talk to course tutors about the subjects you’re interested in and look at the buildings where you’ll be studying.
You can also look around the city of Preston and the many shops, cafes, bars and restaurants all within a short walk from the campus. There will be the chance to chat to current students about what life at UCLan is like.
Something more informal?
Alternatively our student-led Campus Tours are an ideal way to get a feel for our Preston Campus – whether you’ve not managed to get to an Open Day, or just fancy a more informal look round.Book Campus Tour