Medicine offer holder days
As part of your offer holder day at Sheffield, you'll be spending some quality time getting to know the Medical School and your chosen course.
You will have booked to visit us 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 Medical School, reception area. 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 at the department activities. To ensure safe venue capacities, the department will be unable to accommodate any additional unbooked 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 the department activities are running.
You will have booked to visit the department 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.
A variety of Clinical Skills
Quiz the Leadership Team - Talk and Q&A
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 take part in a variety of activities related to your chosen course 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.
A Variety of Clinical skills
For those booked to attend in the morning, we will start with Clinical Skills in our breakout rooms (from 10 -11:30am), followed by a Quiz the Leadership Team talk in the Medical School, Lecture Theatre 1.
For those booked to attend in the afternoon, we will start with Clinical Skills in our breakout rooms (from 2 - 3:30pm), followed by a Quiz the Leadership Team talk in the Medical School, Lecture Theatre 1.
The breakout rooms will provide an opportunity to find out more about our anatomy teaching, speak to our current students, learn about our research on equality and diversity, learn about our student support offerings as well as having senior team members available to chat to.
In Medical Lecture Theatre 1 (MLT1) you will then be able to ask any questions you might have to the senior team of the school to find out everything you want to about studying with us.
The Medical School Cafe will be open throughout this time so you can grab a coffee and sandwich.
We are very much looking forward to seeing you on Saturday at our open day - your chance to find out everything that you might want about studying medicine here in Sheffield.
Please book your place on the offer holder day via the link in your invitation email.