Meet our students

Our current and former students talk about their experiences studying at DLL


Emma shares her story of receiving and working with her dyslexia diagnosis.



Maureen offers her top tips for managing life as a mature student whilst also supporting a family



LucyLucy - Part-time Foundation in Combined Studies


BenBen - BSc Environmental Science with Foundation Year


ImranImran - BA Applied Social Sciences with Foundation Year


SarahSarah - BSc Health and Human Sciences with Foundation Year

Esmie 2018

In January 2018 we met up with Esmie again to ask her about her whole university experience now that she's in her final year. Watch our new film to find out more.

Gary 2018

Now in his final year, we recently met up with Gary again and asked him to reflect back on his whole University of Sheffield journey. Watch our new film to find out more.


Image of mature student Helen

"Everyone can come. It's not too late, and you do learn better as an adult"

Helen - Part-time Foundation in Combined Studies. BA Social Policy and Criminology


"I have enjoyed my studies so much that I hope to go on to do a Postgraduate Master’s Degree here in Sheffield, a city I have fallen in love with"

Del's profile features on the Archeaology department's student profiles section. Del is currently studying for a part-time BA in Archaeology, having begun his studies at DLL.


"I just wanted something to do for myself...this course could have been made for me!"

John is a former DLL student who recently graduated with a 1st Class BA Hons Natural and Human Environments. John's video was created as part of a joint project with HEPP&Co