Students in University gardens.

Study with usVisiting opportunities

Ways to visit

The best way to find out more about our campus and student life is by experiencing it for yourself. There are numerous ways to come and get a taste of what life is like at Strathclyde.

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

Map of campus

Facade of Learning & Teaching building, University of Strathclyde

Undergraduate Open Days

We're delighted to be hosting our autumn Undergraduate Open Days in person on 6 September and 8 October. Find out everything you need to know about the University, our facilities, courses and student life.

Undergraduate Open Days

Postgraduate taught

Faculty showcase events

Our four faculties will be hosting a series of academic events, giving you the chance to meet the team and find out more about your specific area of interest. Click through to the faculty events below and don’t forget to register for the sessions you’re interested in attending.

Campus Tours

Join us on Campus for an in-person 1 hour walking tour of the University of Strathclyde. Hear from one of our current students as they tell you more about key areas on Campus, including our Student Village, Strathclyde Sport, library, Learning and Teaching building and academic buildings.

For dates/times and booking information please visit our Eventbrite page.

Please note bookings are capped at a maximum of 20 people per tour. It is essential that you have booked all members of your party with us to allow us to manage our group sizes.

Book a campus tour

Virtual visits

Join us at one of our upcoming undergraduate virtual visit days to sample life as a University of Strathclyde student.

We’ve moved our visiting opportunities online and look forward to welcoming individuals or groups to our Virtual Visit events. For further details and upcoming dates, explore our virtual visits page for more information.

Virtual visits

Visit at your leisure

The University is open to the public and you’re welcome to explore the campus at your leisure. Based in the heart of Glasgow city centre, we've great links to public transport and are only a short walk from Glasgow's main train stations, Queen Street and Central.

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

Two students walking through Rottenrow Gardens.

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.

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