Prospective students will get a glimpse of what the University of Hull has to offer at a series of Virtual Open Days taking place next week.
The Open Days, on July 10 and 11, will give visitors the chance to speak to course tutors and students, enjoy a virtual tour of the University’s campus, and get a real sense of life at Hull.
While July would normally be a time when the University opens up its campus to visitors in person, the COVID-19 pandemic saw teams react quickly to move the events to an online platform, providing an immersive experience for prospective students and guests.
When the country entered lockdown in March, the University transitioned successfully into an online learning experience. The University recently laid out plans to adopt a blended learning approach in September, with smaller teaching sessions hoping to take place face-to-face.
Anja Hazebroek, Director of Student Recruitment and Marketing at the University of Hull, said: “The University has demonstrated in recent months just how flexible an organisation it can be in times of challenge.
“The Virtual Open Days will give prospective students a full flavour of what Hull can offer them, from learning more about their chosen course to exploring our beautiful campus and chatting to current students.
“We cannot wait to meet everyone who is already booked onto an Open Day, and would encourage all those who have considered studying at Hull to sign up before it’s too late.”