One of the world’s great historic cities, Lincoln is renowned for its fusion of old and new. The winning combination of a welcoming and vibrant city centre and a historic Cathedral Quarter, both offering a rich variety of attractions, activities, and amenities, makes Lincoln a fantastic place in which to live and study. The University’s campus is based at the heart of it all. Located on the picturesque Brayford Pool waterfront, it provides a modern student-centred community with almost everything you’ll need either on campus or a short walk away.
One of the world's great small cities, Lincoln is a melting pot where historical surroundings and culture blend with modern living. From the spectacular Lincoln Cathedral to the buzzing Brayford waterfront, discover why Lincoln has something for everyone.Discover Lincoln
From anime to orchestra, frisbee to filmmaking, rowing to musical theatre - with more than 130 different sports, clubs and societies there is plenty to do outside of the classroom to get the most out of your time at Lincoln. And if there isn't a club catering to your interests already, the Students' Union can help you set one up!Students’ Union
Sport at Lincoln
Our on-campus Sports Centre boasts well-equipped modern facilities, including a gym, sports hall, dance studio and a range of indoor and outdoor courts and pitches for sports such as football, hockey, netball and badminton. There are numerous sports clubs to join through the Students’ Union, and Lincoln competes against other universities in national British Universities and Colleges Sport competitions.
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Whatever subject you choose to study, the University's Great Central Warehouse Library will be a core part of your learning experience at Lincoln. Open 24/7 at key times of the year, our award-winning Great Central Warehouse Library stocks more than a quarter of a million books and many more online resources.
Student Support Centre
At Lincoln, we put students at the heart of our academic community and that means our dedicated, specialist staff being there to help when needed, whether it’s financial advice or access to health services. Find out more about the range of support available to students at Lincoln.
Start planning for your dream graduate job from day one with a comprehensive programme of advice and activities on offer through our Careers and Employability team. This support, combined with our award-winning industry links, underpins Lincoln’s excellent track record on graduate employment.