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University of Gloucestershire Y12 Summer Residential

  • 24th Jul 2024, 08:00

University of Gloucestershire


24 July 2024 - 26 July 2024 8am-5pm

Meet other students from across the country, live and sleep onsite in halls of residence, try subject tasters in our industry-standard facilities, take part in social activities, and speak to our current students about life at UoG.

A travel bursary of up to £50 is available to help with the cost of transport to and from the University.

Our subject workshops are a great opportunity to learn more about your subject of interest and experience student life at the University.

You’ll attend 4 workshops, which are all practical, interactive, and taught by lecturers who run those courses.

You’ll gain hands-on experience which can be included in your personal statement if you decide to apply through UCAS.

The Year 12 Residential has subject-specific strands that change each year – students need to pick 1 to attend on their application form. The options are:

  • Communication: e.g. Journalism, Creative Writing, English, Comms and Media
  • Crime: e.g. Law, Forensic Psychology, Criminology, Professional Policing
  • Digital: e.g. Gaming, Artificial Intelligence, Motion Capture, VR Production
  • Health: e.g. Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Sports Therapy, Paramedic Science

Online applications for our summer residential are open until May 6 2024.

Apply for a place following the link above or get in touch with the Outreach Team to find out more at

Applications are prioritised for students meeting at least ONE of the following conditions:

  1. You are eligible for Free School Meals.
  2. Have a UK postcode from a low progression area. Check here: Postcode Checker
  3. Your parents have not been to university.
  4. You are currently, or have been, in care.
  5. You are from a Black, Asian, or minority ethnicity.
  6. You have a disability or special educational need.