30th April 2003




Staff at the University of Lincoln in Hull will throw open the doors of the institution  to prospective students and their families next month.


The last open day of this academic year will take place at the Hull city centre campus on Saturday 17th May 2003 from 9.30am until 3.30pm.


Registration will take place at George Street but visitors will also have the opportunity visit the rest of the city centre campus and the student accommodation.


Welcome talks will be given at 10am and 1.30pm and there will also be talks on student support, accommodation, learning resources, things to do in Hull and advice for parents.


Department tours and presentations will continue throughout the day and lecturers will be available for one-to-one discussions with students.


A copy of the timetable is available online at




This summer staff and students at the Cottingham Road campus will relocate to George Street as part of a £4 million refurbishment and restructuring programme at the university’s Hull campus.


Prospective students who wish to register their interest in the open day should contact Jacqueline Mayer on 01522 886046 or email jmayer@lincoln.ac.uk


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For more information contact: Jez Ashberry, Press and Media Relations Manager

University of Lincoln

Tel: 01522 886042

email: jashberry@lincoln.ac.uk


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