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Edge Hill University open days

Get right to the heart of what matters to you at an Edge Hill University open day. See our campus. Meet our students. Get the answers to your questions. And discover why every student feels like they’re in the right place.

2024 open days

Manchester open days

If you’re looking to study operating department practice or paramedic practice at St James’ in Manchester, we offer open day events to explore the campus and learn what it takes to study, and work, as an operating department practitioner or paramedic.

Open days at our St James’ site in Manchester will be held in November and December. Bookings will open nearer the time.

More about operating department practice and paramedic practice open events

Postgraduate open events

In addition to our open days, we also have the following events if you’re interested in postgraduate study:

The benefits of visiting Edge Hill University

If you’re making decisions about your undergraduate degree or continuing your study with a postgraduate course, these dedicated events are designed for you.

How to make the most of your open day

Edge Hill University open days are your chance to ask tutors and existing students a wide range of questions. It’s your time to find out what you need to know to make an informed decision. Here are some of the most popular questions asked.

Qualification questions
Course related questions
Accommodation questions

What to expect at an open day

Want to know more about campus life? Our student guides will show you your new home from home, letting you in on their top campus tips from perfect study spots to the all important places to chill out after lectures.

Discover why the campus is ranked 3rd in the UK for university facilities (WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2023) and is recognised as one of the world’s best green spaces for 12 successive years (Green Flag Award 2023).

Learn more about an open day at Edge Hill and how you can prepare.

Or maybe you are weighing up your study choices? The staff who will be teaching you, and those who will support you, are on hand to answer any questions.

During the day, take part in practical activities and subject presentations. Speak to course tutors and explore the facilities you’ll use on your course or in your free time.

We can give you tips to help with your application, fill you in with up-to-date information about fees and finance and talk you through your career plans. Need help picking your new home? We’ve got that covered too.

Talk to us if you have any questions about open days or how to book. Contact Course Enquiries on 01695 657000 or complete our online enquiry form.

If you are travelling to us by car, we’ve got plenty of parking spaces available. Our Ormskirk campus boasts multiple car parks, and upon arrival you will be guided by a member of staff to a suitable parking bay.

Virtual open day on demand

Can’t join us in person? Or can’t wait until the next open day to start exploring?

We’ve got on-demand open days ready if you need them. Our virtual open day offers the chance to discover everything that Edge Hill has to offer and it’s a great way to find out more about the courses that you’re interested in.

Discover our virtual open day

Campus tours

Missed the open day, or want to see if a campus university is right for you? Meet our students and let them show you what we’ve got to offer.

Book a campus tour

Take a virtual tour of Edge Hill

Immerse yourself in our campus with the virtual tour. Explore the buildings from your own home. Get a feel for our learning, living, and leisure spaces and roam the halls of our iconic buildings.

Explore the virtual tour

Explore our facilities

Students use VR in the CAVE, Tech Hub.

Make the most of our open days by touring our state-of-the-art facilities. From industry-standard laboratories to fully-equipped simulation areas, we have the subject-specific spaces to help you develop through university and beyond.

Discover our campus and facilities

Discover life in Ormskirk

Our campus is situated in the quaint and bustling market town of Ormskirk, just a stone’s throw away from such vibrant cities as Liverpool and Manchester. There’s something for everyone, so why not take a guided tour around our local town Ormskirk?

Discover things to do in the North West
Students looking around a vintage clothing shop in Ormskirk.

Enjoy the added extras

Students enjoying ice cream on Open Day

Make the most of the added extras available at our open days. Take a break and recharge, with lunch and refreshments on us. Sandwiches, hot food, snacks, and drinks are freely available in all department buildings, marked on the campus map on Page 38.

Discover more in our open day programme

How to get to Edge Hill

Edge Hill University is located in the heart of North West England, close to the thriving market town of Ormskirk and the vibrant cities of Liverpool and Manchester.

View directions and public transport links to Edge Hill University 

Find us

Ormskirk campus

Edge Hill University
St Helens Road
Ormskirk
Lancashire
L39 4QP
United Kingdom