Next steps after an Open Day

Find out the actions to take after an undergraduate Open Day to prepare for applying to university and decide if UWE Bristol is right for you.

Feeling inspired after an Open Day or simply want to learn more?

No matter where you are in the application process, changing your world starts with a few simple steps.

Read our practical advice on things to do after an Open Day, from learning how to apply to exploring your accommodation options.

Ten things to do next

1. Find a course

Choose from a wide range of undergraduate courses and a variety of study options to suit your needs, background and experience. Explore our courses to find the right one for you. 

2. Learn how to apply

Let us walk you through the process of applying to UWE Bristol using our application guide. From how to apply for your chosen course, through to what happens in the UCAS process, it’s all covered.

3. Attend an Offer Holder Event

If you receive an offer to study at UWE Bristol, you’ll be invited to attend one of our Offer holder events. This is another great opportunity to get a feel for the University and your chosen course, attend a taster session and chat to lecturers and current students.

4. Choose where you’ll live

Finding your new home with us is quick and easy – there’re lots of choices close to our campuses and in the buzz of central Bristol. Browse and choose your accommodation, then learn more about the costs and how to apply.

Photo of Noyan, a UWE Bristol student

"There were a few things that were important to me when choosing a university. Firstly, I was looking for accommodation which was very convenient and had all the facilities. I was also looking for a very interesting place to study and live, and different clubs and societies to join."

Noyan, BA(Hons) Animation

Noyan BA(Hons) Animation

5. Manage your money

Money shouldn’t be a barrier to ambition, and that’s why we’re here to help you understand the financial side of student life. Get helpful advice on money and finance, cost of living support, tuition fees and funding.

6. Find out what support is available

Learn about the academic study, career development and health and wellbeing support available to you at UWE Bristol. From 24/7 mental health support to study skills top-ups, we’ll be here to give you the support you need to thrive.

7. Discover Bristol

Bristol is a city that's booming with potential, famous for its rebellious streak, independent thinking, and edgy creativity. Discover Bristol to see what’s waiting for you here.

8. Explore our community

Discover how much you can get involved with at UWE Bristol. Meet like-minded people at The Students' Union (SU) through sports, societies and activities like volunteering and faith and culture groups.

9. Take a virtual tour

Missed some facilities at your Open Day, or want another look around our campuses? Take a personalised virtual tour to explore the areas that are important to you, from the comfort of your own home.

10. Ask a student

Got questions about student life at UWE Bristol? Ask a current student your questions about their course, what it’s like to study with us, or living in Bristol.

Start your dream career at UWE Bristol

Everything we do at UWE Bristol is focused on preparing our students for the real world. Hear from some of our inspirational graduates about how their time at UWE Bristol helped them to get where they are today.

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