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Open Days and Outreach

Join us for a Virtual Open Day to talk to current students, find out about applying and tour our accommodation and facilities, or sign up for an Outreach event where you can get a taste of life as a mature student at Wolfson.

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Visiting Wolfson College

In person tours of the College are not currently available, but we hope to be able to welcome you soon. For now, we recommend you visit our excellent virtual tour. You can also take a video tour with current student Jake.

To register interest for a visit to College when possible, please contact the Outreach and Student Recruitment Officer.

University of Cambridge Open Days

In light of the latest advice about the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, all in-person outreach activities and events organised by Cambridge Admissions Office have been cancelled until May 2021. These events are now going ahead virtually.

The next Undergraduate Open Days are scheduled for early July 2021. Plans are being finalised and the latest information will be available on the main University site.

July Open Day Events at Wolfson

Booking will be opened in early June

Admissions Clinic, Thursday 8 July, 3pm (GMT+1) 

Ask your questions to experienced Admissions Tutor Dr Lesley MacVinish. She can advise you on what are suitable qualifications, how to strengthen your application, how to address an unusual academic journey and more. NB if you are applying to Medicine or Graduate Medicine please attend the session on 15 July.

Life at Wolfson, Friday 9 July, 10am and Wednesday 14 July, 4pm (GMT+1)

Meet current students and key Wolfson staff such as the Senior Tutor, Dr Susan Larsen, to find out what it's like to study for your undergraduate degree at Wolfson! Hear about academic and pastoral support, welfare, accommodation, social life and more. Includes plenty of time for questions.

Admissions Clinic - Medicine and Graduate Medicine, Thursday 15 July 4pm (GMT+1)

Ask your questions to experienced Admissions Tutor, and Director of Studies for Medicine, Dr Lesley MacVinish. She can advise you on suitable qualifications for Medicine or CGCM, how to strengthen your application, how to address an unusual academic journey and more.

To be notified of when booking is opened, why not join our mailing list by emailing the Outreach and Student Recruitment Officer?

Virtual Offer Holders' Events

We hold a series of sessions via Zoom for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate offer holders. These sessions in June and July allow you to meet key staff and current students and have any questions answered. Please visit our pages for undergraduate offer holders for details. The programme for Postgraduates will be emailed out.

Mature Students' Virtual Shadowing Scheme

The Cambridge Students Union (CSU) Shadowing Scheme helps UK students get to know what it is like being a student at Cambridge. We especially welcome applications from those who would be the first in their immediate family to attend university.

The three mature Colleges have an exciting programme of study skills and application support workshops and online social event for the participants on the mature scheme.

Applications for the 2021 scheme have now closed.