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Do I need to book?

We ask all visitors to book onto an Open Event to ensure that you receive all of the relevant information you need leading up to the event. Registering in advance allows you a speedy registration on arrival.

What time do the Open Events start and finish?

The October Open Day will run from 10am - 3pm

The November Open Evening will run from 5:00pm - 7:30pm

You can arrive at any time during the event. However, we recommend that you familiarise yourself with the timetable beforehand and check when your preferred subject sessions are taking place. Our Advice and Guidance desks, Student Ambassadors and campus tours will be ongoing throughout the event.

How do I cancel my booking?

If you are no longer able to attend, please email and let us know that you wish to cancel your booking, along with the email address you used to book your place. We will then email you to confirm we have cancelled your booking.


Where does the Open Day take place?

University Centre Shrewsbury
Frankwell Quay

Is car parking available?

There is plenty of pay and display car parking in the adjacent Frankwell car park with Park and Ride services also available.

There are plenty of disabled parking spaces in Frankwell car park, which is within easy reach of the main and accessible entrances to Guildhall.

Can I use public transport to reach the campus?

Shrewsbury is well connected by rail, coach and bus routes and all are within a straightforward 10-minute walk from the University Centre. We would highly recommend using these services if possible.


What do I do when I arrive?

You will need to visit our registration desk to let us know that you are here. There are plenty of flags, signs, staff and students in blue t-shirts to direct you. Our advisors will talk through what you can find out on the day and where you’ll need to go. You’ll also receive a copy of your programme and a map to help you get around.

Do I need to print my Open Event programme?

No, you will receive a printed copy of the programme at the registration desk.

Do you have disabled access?

Yes, at the front of the building there is an entrance via a ramp or by using a lift, inside of the automatic glass doors.

There are lifts throughout the building to gain access to the different floors.

If you or one of your guests have any accessibility requirements then please let us know on your booking form or email

Can I visit your student accommodation on the Open Events?

Yes, there will be tours of the Partnership Accommodation throughout the event. The accommodation is less than a 10-minute walk into Shrewsbury town and you’ll be guided there by one of our Student Ambassadors.

I am a teacher and would like to bring a group of students to visit the Open Day. How can I make a booking?

Please email our Outreach and Schools Liaison team – – we will be delighted to receive your booking.