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Open days and visits

Thinking about applying to Cambridge? Already applied and need advice?

Join our Undergraduate Applicant Webinar Series – applying to Cambridge as a mature student

If you are thinking about doing an undergraduate degree at Cambridge, and will be 21 or over when you start your course, you are warmly invited to our join our Applicant Webinar Series to find out more.

Run as a partnership between Cambridge’s three ‘Mature’ Colleges – Hughes Hall, St. Edmund’s and Wolfson – you can find out all about applying as a mature student and ask the College Outreach Officers and current students your questions.

Our next Webinar is:

Tuesday 7 March 6pm (UK time)

  • Prepare for your Cambridge Interview
  • What to expect
  • Our current mature students share their top tips

Register here: Mature Student Application Webinar Series 2023 | University of Cambridge (geckoform.com)

If you missed our last Webinar, you can catch up here:

  1. An introduction to the Mature Colleges –  (1) Applying to Cambridge as a Mature Student – YouTube
  2. ‘My Cambridge Application’ and admissions assessments – (1) Mature Students Application Webinar: My Cambridge Application and admissions assessments – YouTube

Our Outreach Officer and student representatives are happy to answer your questions – on Zoom, via email, on the phone or in person – and pleased to help show you around Hughes Hall.

Talk to an undergraduate or postgraduate Admissions Tutor online – every Monday or Wednesday

From January 2023 and continuing throughout the year, Hughes Hall admissions tutors are available to meet potential applicants, and those with applications in progress, via Microsoft Teams or Zoom. You can use these meetings to ask questions about all aspects of life at Hughes Hall and the admissions pathway. We are available at the following times:

  • Mondays, 12-1pm
  • Wednesdays, 2-3pm

To book a time slot please email outreach@hughes.cam.ac.uk and include your name, the course/s you are considering applying for, and a brief overview of your queries. We look forward to meeting you online, answering your questions and telling you more about life at Hughes.

Email us your questions

If you would like to ask specific questions, please send us an email and we will respond as soon as possible:

Come and visit

We are happy to arrange in-person visits to the College during working hours for a tour and chat if you can make it to Cambridge. Please email outreach@hughes.cam.ac.uk to arrange a date and time.

Undergraduate Open Days 2023

Every July and September, the University of Cambridge opens it’s doors to welcome prospective applicants and their parents and supporters to find out what it’s really like to live and study here. The next Open Days will take place on 6 and 7 July 2023 and will include both online and in-person elements. To attend our Open Days you must register in advance:

  • Bookings for our July Open Days will open in May 2023.
  • Bookings for our September Open Day will open in summer 2023, after the July Open Days.
  • Subscribe to the Student Newsletter to be notified when bookings open.

Further information