Student ambassador showing assisting visitors at Open Day

Undergraduate Visiting opportunities

The best way to find out more about our campus and student life is by coming to visit us. There are opportunities throughout the year for prospective students and your parents and carers to come and see us.

Open days 2020

Our 2020 Open Days will take place on the following dates:

  • Tuesday 1 September
  • Saturday 3 October

Find out more about our Open Days.

Visit Strathclyde

These visits take place throughout the year, giving you a great opportunity to come and sample what life at Strathclyde is all about.

Your visit will include:

  • overview of the University – including information on our undergraduate courses
  • campus tour – led by a current student
  • information about University facilities and the Strathclyde student experience
  • time for questions with our Education Liaison Team

Dates of visits

At the University of Strathclyde, the health and safety of students, staff and visitors is our top priority. Given current developments concerning the COVID 19 outbreak, we have taken the decision to cancel our upcoming visit days in April.

MonthDate & time

Friday 15, 2pm to 3:30pm

Tuesday 26, 2pm to 3:30pm


Tuesday 9, 2pm to 3:30pm

Thursday 25, 2pm to 3:30pm

Book a place
 on one of our visit days.

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In the event that the University has to cancel or postpone a Visit Day, please note that the University is not obliged to cover costs related to attendance such as, but not limited to, travel and accommodation.

We appreciate that international students may not be able to attend these events. For further information, please visit our international students' section.

Visit at your leisure

The University is open to the public and you’re welcome to explore the campus at your leisure.

Download our Self-guided Tour, which will help you on your way.

You can also take a virtual campus tour at any time.

Campus Tour Podcast

The Campus Tour Podcast is available in several sections allowing you to choose the parts that most interest you, or you may wish to download all the sections so that you can do a complete tour following the route we have designed for you.

The tour is narrated by some of our current students studying here at the University of Strathclyde.

You can start your tour from anywhere around campus by choosing the chapter which has the building you are closest to as its title.


A - McCance building 

B - Colville building 

C - John Anderson building 

D - Student Village 

E - John Arbuthnott building 

F - Henry Dyer building 

G - Students Union 

H - Royal College building 

End of Tour

Please note that departments or student accommodation cannot be accessed on a self-guided tour.