Lincoln is a great place to live and study and most of the things students need are within walking distance of the University.
Our inspiring, waterfront campus is right in the heart of the friendly and vibrant city of Lincoln, with a wide choice of student accommodation on your doorstep.
Students ranked Lincoln in the top 20 per cent of UK universities for a good social life in The Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2018.
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
The Lincoln Experience
Find out about the University of Lincoln's approach to teaching and learning and how you will study here. We have been awarded Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017 and rated in the top 20 in the UK for student experience in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019. Prepare for a life-changing experience.
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.
Find other tips and experiences from our current students on our Student Life Blog.
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.