The University of Southampton
Social Sciences: Sociology, Social Policy & CriminologyPart of Social Sciences

Visits & Open Days

Attending a University Open Day is a great opportunity to see the campus and find out what it’s really like to live and study here. You'll be able to see our state-of-the-art student facilities and learn more about the subject area you're interested in.

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Can't make an Open Day? There are other ways to visit, for example by attending a campus tour or using our Virtual Open Day.

Visit days

If you receive an offer of a place and live in the UK you will be invited to attend a visit day. These usually take place on selected Wednesdays during term-time and involve a tour of the campus by student guides, talks on the degree programmes and the University and a chance to meet the academic staff.

Open days

If you would like to visit the University before completing your UCAS form, we run open days in the summer. Please contact Student Recruitment and Admissions for further details (email visit@southampton.ac.uk or telephone +44 (0)23 8059 7026).

Independent visits

If you are unable to attend an open day or visit day, you are welcome to visit us in your own time. Please contact the Admissions team in advance for an appointment (email ugapply.fshs@southampton.ac.uk or telephone +44 (0)23 8059 2512).

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“The campus itself is lovely and I felt that the University had a positive feel to it.”

Rebecca Nash - BSc Sociology

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Social Sciences is based on the main campus of the University in the Murray Building (58). University facilities a...

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