Applicant days

Subject-specific events that give University of Plymouth offer holders a chance to take the next step towards starting their course in September

2019 applicant day dates

  • Saturday 23 February 2019
  • Saturday 16 March 2019


What is an applicant day?

Applicant days are invite-only events for University of Plymouth offer holders. The experience is subject specific and tailored to give you the chance to explore your chosen course and the University in much more detail.

Download our February applicant day programme 

I’ve already been to an open day – why should I attend an applicant day?

Given that you are much further on with your university application, it’s likely that you’ll have questions that will differ from the ones you had before making your application and initial choices.

Get the latest information on your course

The applicant day will give you the perfect opportunity to explore course-specific facilities in more detail, meet your future tutors and connect with other students who’ll be starting the same course as you.

Decide on accommodation

The applicant day will also give you the opportunity to check out University-managed halls and student accommodation options in more detail and feel confident about where you want to want to live.

Benefit from exclusive travel and hotel offers

From registration and parking information to exclusive train and hotel offers, find all the information you’ll need to make the most our of your visit once you’ve booked onto your applicant day.

Essential information for your visit

Book your place now to be in with a chance of winning £100

Terms and conditions

One £100 prize will be awarded to an attendee following each applicant day, three prizes will be awarded in total. You must attend an event to be eligible to win.

Winners will be notified by email within two weeks of the applicant day. Prizes will be awarded as a prepaid Mastercard which can be used for petrol, train fares, or to purchase any other items you wish. We may contact you via email or phone if we require further information from you in order to issue the prize. The prize will be sent via post dependent on a postal address being provided by the winner within a specified timeframe.

In the event that no postal address is provided within the specified timeframe a new winner will be selected.