Student Experience

Two students chat over drinks while relaxing on a sofa in the SU Bar.The student experience at Edge Hill University has been recognised as the best in the North West (WhatUni Student Survey 2018).

There are plenty of opportunities to participate in optional activities which complement your academic studies and enhance your skills, from completing a sandwich year or short-term placement to studying abroad or learning a language.

There’s also lots to keep you busy around campus, with a variety of places to eat and drink, £60 million of sport and leisure facilities, over 70 clubs and societies, live theatre shows and free film screenings, as well as themed bar and club nights, quizzes and karaoke.

Students share a pizza in the SU Bar.Underpinning the student experience is the comprehensive support you will receive in all areas of university life. This is complemented by an active Students’ Union who provide both advice and representation, as well as coordinating a variety of activities and events.

With one of the best living and study environments in higher education, it’s easy to understand why so many students are choosing to study at Edge Hill University.

Inside Edge

Six of our student bloggers, Charlotte, Alice, Lauren, Anna, Rowan and Jordan.

Inside Edge is the student blog that takes you behind the scenes and gives you a unique insight into student life at Edge Hill University.

Our student bloggers will reveal what’s happening around campus, what they’ve been up to on their course, and help you gain a better idea of what the student experience is like.

You can also expect to receive lots of useful tips and advice on everything from applying through UCAS to moving in on campus.

View the Inside Edge blog and meet our student bloggers 

Walk Through Walls

Our Walk Through Walls video gives you a snapshot of student life, capturing the unique vibrancy and energy of Edge Hill University.