Family Discovery Day

Family Discovery Day

Applications for our Family Discovery Day are now open!

Join us on campus for our Family Discovery Day; a day of learning and discovery for the whole family! 

Visit to our university campus

During your Family Discovery Day on our University Park campus, families will meet our enthusiastic academics and try out a range of hands-on, drop-in activities. Previous activities included; 'Teddy Bear Hospital', 'Meet the Robots', 'Dinosaur Food' and 'Come Dine with the Romans!' 

In-school session

Before your campus visit we will also deliver an interactive, in-school session where families can take part in a range of fun activities to explore university life and their aspirations for the future. 


Is it for you?

  • The whole family is welcome. Activities will be aimed at children in KS2

  • Space for up to 50 people per school (including school staff)

  • School staff must be present throughout the day

  • All children must be accompanied by an adult from their family

  • We will be in touch with successful applicants to provide more details about the day

Further information

For more information, please see our key facts document.

Travel Bursary

This event is taking place on a Saturday and we would like you all to travel to University Park campus together. We are therefore offering a 50% travel bursary towards the cost of your coach to get to us. The 50% bursary is only available for the Family Discovery Day. For the rest of our programmes delivered during the school day, the bursary remains at 30%. To apply for your travel bursary, please click here

"I loved that the children got to see a variety of things, so they know that whatever interests them and whatever their particular skills are, there is something for them"

Parent/Carer - Seely Primary  

"Best day ever!"

Pupil - Seely Primary 

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