Speech and Language Therapy offer holder days

As part of your offer holder day at Sheffield, you'll be spending some quality time getting to know the Human Communication Sciences team in the School of Allied Health Professions, Nursing and Midwifery and your chosen course.

Human Communications Science Lecture

Arriving at the University

You will have booked to visit us at 10am to 12.30pm or 2pm to 4.30pm on your offer holder day. Please arrive in good time for the start of your booked session, as we'll need to scan the QR code from your booking to register you.

Your arrival location is: The Wave, Seminar Room 15. You can view this on our interactive campus map, and there will also be lots of open day staff and ambassadors around campus to assist you.

If you arrive late for your booked session, please report to the general information stand on the Students’ Union concourse, where event staff will be able to help.

When booking, you'll be able to reserve a place for yourself and one guest. To ensure safe venue capacities, we will be unable to accommodate any additional un-booked visitors.

However, you're welcome to bring additional guests to accompany you on the day, and we would encourage these guests to take part in our range of central exhibitions and tours while activities are running.

Human Communication Sciences offer holder timetable

You will have booked to visit the University from 10am to 12.30pm or 2pm to 4.30pm on your offer holder day. Here's what to expect from your time with us. Timings are approximate and are subject to change, and so we recommend checking back prior to the event.



One hour

Introduction Talk to Speech and Language Therapy, taster lecture and Q&A

5 minutes

Short walk to the on-site Speech and Language Therapy Clinic

90 minutes

Tour of the Speech and Language Therapy Clinic, with an opportunity to explore resources and to chat to students and the Admissions Tutor

For the rest of the day, you'll have time to take part in the central tours and exhibitions detailed in our offer holder day guide.  


You'll have the chance to take part in a tour and practical demonstrations related to Speech and Language Therapy to give you a real taste of what it's like to be a student at Sheffield.

We run a range of activities on our applicant days and the below examples will give you an insight into what you could be doing on the day.

Taster Lecture

Take a deep dive into a specific Speech and Language Therapy topic in our taster session, delivered by teaching staff from the course.

Tour of the in-house clinic from Student Ambassadors

As part of the Open Day, you'll receive a tour of the in-house clinic, within the Human Communication Sciences building, from our current students. Here, you'll get to see the Speech and Language Therapy clinic rooms, where we support adults and children with a range of communication needs. You will also get the chance to see other key spaces within our School.

Explore our Clinical Resources

You'll get the opportunity to explore speech and language therapy resources, where there will be a range of Speech and Language Therapy assessments and materials available to view. Student ambassadors and a University Teacher/Speech and Language Therapist will also be on hand to answer any questions and to demonstrate any of the resources for you.

How to book

Please book your place on the offer holder day via the link in your invitation email.