Online or on campus. However you choose to visit, you’ll discover more about your subject, take a tour of our beautiful campus and speak to current students. You’ll soon see why you should choose UEA.
To help you make a decision about how and when you visit us, we’ve broken down the options below.
Come along to our Open Day on Saturday 20 November 2021 and meet lecturers, staff and students, tour our campus and accommodation and get an insight into the student experience. Sign up below and we'll send you all the information you need about the day. The Open Days run from 8:30am to 4pm, featuring a full schedule of talks, tours and demonstrations. Check out the October Open Day programme to help give you an idea about the sorts of things you can do on an Open Day. Please note locations and timings may change slightly for the November Open Day and we will put the November programme online shortly.
Planning your day
Download the open day map
Inside our programme, there is a blank schedule and a check list highlighting the main things you should see and do on your open day. Feel free to print this off and fill this in to help plan your day! When you arrive at the Welcome Area on your Open Day, we will check you in and give you an open day map. This map will have have details of subject and central talks on the back of it. We won't be handing out full programmes but please do download, fill in and bring along the schedule to help you plan your day.
Getting to UEA
If you're coming by car, you need to park at Costessey Park and Ride (postcode NR9 3LX) for free. UEA representatives will be there to welcome you when you arrive. Shuttle buses will be running every 15 minutes from 8.00am throughout the day. You don't need to book tickets and buses are free. The journey should take about 20 minutes maximum each way.
If you are a blue badge holder, please get in touch with us and we'll advise you where to park on campus.
For more information about travelling to the Open Day by bus and train, please see our plan your visit page.
Health and Safety measures
The safety of our students, staff and visitors is important to us.
If you experience any symptoms of Covid-19, please follow Government guidance to self-isolate and stay at home.
There will be signage around campus to indicate what steps you need to take to help keep everyone safe. You must wear a face mask (with exemptions) if you are going inside any of our buildings.
Please be mindful of the space you leave around others as you move around campus.
Staff will be on hand in all areas across campus to help you and there will be signs advising you of what you need to do.
We really look forward to seeing you on campus!
We run campus tours throughout the year so there will always be plenty of opportunities to come and visit us on campus and take a tour with a current student.
You can access a huge range of resources via our the Virtual Open Day platform. You’ll find pre-recorded content about all aspects of student life, the courses you’re interested in, UEA’s beautiful campus and the wonderful student city of Norwich. Visit at a time that suits you, from the comfort of your own home.