Book your place
Our Open Days are really popular and there are a limited number of spaces available, so we recommend you book as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.
If you've already registered your interest in the Open Day, you still need to book your place using the booking form.
Book a talk, tour, or demonstration
You can find out more about the courses you're interested in by booking your place on a subject talk, tour, or demonstration.
You can also attend talks or tours about accommodation, admissions, sports, the Students’ Union, employability, and more.
See the times for:
- general events
- engineering and design events
- humanities and social sciences events
- management events
- science events
Travelling to the Open Day
Find out how to get to campus for the Open Day.
If you need any help or advice on getting around campus during the Open Day, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know how we can support your visit.
On the day, there’ll be a dedicated person you can talk to for advice and support at the Welcome Point near the bus stop by the School of Management building, 10 East.
We'll keep any details you share confidential and protect them under the Equality Act.
If you need to find somewhere quiet during the day, you can go to one of our quiet rooms on campus. Please ask about these at any of the Welcome Points.
Plan your day
Our campus is cash free so please come prepared - our cafés and shops accept most debit and credit cards.
When you arrive
When you get to campus, please make your way to one of our Welcome Points to collect a copy of our prospectus and your programme for the day.
Look out for our Student Ambassadors and staff wearing red University T-shirts – they’ll be there to answer your questions and give you directions if you need them.
Our Welcome Points are:
- next to the West Car Park
- next to the East Car Park
- in the Sports Training Village as part of the Information Fair
- outside the Library
- near the bus stop by the School of Management building, 10 East
Visit the Information Fair
The Information Fair, in the Sports Training Village, is the hub of the Open Day and is open from 9.30am to 4pm.
Here, you can visit the different subject stands as well as general stands for accommodation, admissions, funding, sport, and lots more. Student Ambassadors and staff, including course lecturers, will be there to talk to you about your course and our facilities and services.
The Information Fair can get very busy at times, so you might want to get there before lunch to help you plan your afternoon.
Discover our campus highlights
See where you could be living
Between 9.30am and 4pm on the Open Day, you can visit some of our accommodation blocks to see the kind of places you could live while you’re studying at Bath.
If you're looking for somewhere to stay before or after the Open Day, you could even book a room in our student accommodation.
Find out about the Students' Union
As a student at Bath, you’ll automatically be part of our Students’ Union (The SU).
The SU is here to empower you, equip you, and help you have an unforgettable university experience.
During the Open Day, you can chat with students from some of their groups and learn about the different things you can get involved in at Bath.
The SU is also a source of advice and support for all students, so come and meet SU staff and learn about how they help students make the most of their time here.
Take a self-guided tour of the Library
The Library, at the heart of campus, is open 24-hours-a-day and provides a variety of study spaces for group and individual work.
Some of our Library staff will be in the foyer to answer any questions you have. You can also explore the facilities on offer.
See the sports facilities
At Bath, you can get involved in sports, whatever your level of ability. Through The SU and Team Bath, you can join clubs or exercise classes, work out, or try out for teams in any sport you choose.
Take a guided tour of the Sports Training Village (STV) to see the facilities you can use as a student here. Tours run every 30 minutes from 10am to 3.30pm - you don't need to book, just meet outside the STV entrance.
Visit The Edge arts space
Stop by The Edge, our SU-led arts, education, and events space, to see how you could develop your creative interests alongside your studies. You can also go to their stand at the Information Fair to find out more about the arts at Bath.
Explore the campus in your own time
You're free to look around campus at your own pace during the Open Day.
The Open Day programme, available at all the Welcome Points, includes a self-guided tour to help you discover different parts of the campus on your own.
If you need directions, just look for a Student Ambassador or member of staff in a red University T-shirt.
Get something to eat and drink
There are water fountains across campus so bring a bottle or a flask to fill up on the day. You can find out where these are from any of the Welcome Points around campus.
You can also a get something to eat and drink from one of our many campus cafés and shops. There'll also be pop-up food stalls around campus on the day.
Please be aware that our cafés, shops, and stalls only accept card payments, not cash.
Visit Bath city centre
Living in Bath means living in a safe, vibrant, and historic city with a friendly atmosphere and a welcoming community.
Visit our city-centre student hub
While you’re in the city, you can look around the Virgil Building, our learning commons and student support centre.
It’s a three-minute walk from the central bus and rail stations and 15 minutes from our campus.
Get something to eat
The cafés and restaurants in the city centre of Bath offer food from around the world, as well as lots of plant-based options.