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Dates for Year 9 Summer School coming soon!


What are you doing in the holidays? Explore university with Summer Schools at the University of East Anglia, Norwich.


Dates for the Year 9 Summer School 2017 coming soon!

Two days and one night exploring the University of East Anglia, Norwich.

What will I get to do?

  • Find out what university life is like
  • Stay in a bedroom with your own bathroom - just like at university
  • Make friends
  • Try new subjects
  • Explore a campus university - everything is all in one place
  • Experience activities our students do in their free time
  • Meet our university students

And it's completely free!

Transport, food, accommodation and activities are paid for by UEA. There is no cost to you or your family.

Why should I go?

Find out if university is a place you would like to go in the future. This will help you make your decision.

People often feel nervous about going somewhere different and meeting new people. Our student ambassadors will be there to help. They will tell you what university is like and share their tips on making friends.

Who's it for?

Year 9 students who would like to find out more about going to university. It's never too early to start thinking about it.

Places are only open to students from schools in Norfolk and Suffolk. Priority will be given to students who come from communities with little experience or tradition of going to university. For example:

  • You are/were in care or you are a young carer or;
  • You have a disability, mental health condition or specific learning difficulty or;
  • Not many people from your school or where you live go to university or;
  • You would be eligible for the full living cost loan amount if you went on to university (household income is under £25,000).

The Year 9 Summer School is not open to:

  • Students who attend private or independent schools - this includes those awarded bursaries or scholarships
  • International students
  • Students not in Year 9
  • Those who do not currently attend a Norfolk or Suffolk school.

How do I apply?

You will be able to apply through our website. Opening dates and application deadlines will be available in due course. 

(Paper application forms can be requested from the address below)

Got any questions?

If you would like to ask us anything about university or the Summer School, please give us a ring on 01603 591521 or email 

Please send completed application forms to:
Summer Schools
Recruitment & Outreach Office
University of East Anglia
Norwich Research Park