Explore the University of Sheffield
At Sheffield, you’ll become part of a supportive, welcoming and collegial community where nothing is more important than your wellbeing.
Your future could be made at the University of Sheffield. You’ll be at a world top 100 university, top in Yorkshire and Humber for employability, with a Students’ Union that’s consistently voted best in the UK. We’re a supportive, welcoming and collegial community where nothing is more important than your wellbeing.
On 5 December 2020 we're hosting our virtual applicant open day to give applicants the chance to find out more about studying in Sheffield and also to ask questions of our students and staff.
We'd like to welcome you to the applicant day with the video below and if you need any help finding the information you are looking for then please ask our friendly open day team.
Take a department tour
Explore departments taking part in 5 December applicant day and find out more about their interactive online sessions, tours and videos.
Central talks and information
Ask your questions
Keeping you safe
We know that the global coronavirus pandemic has made it difficult to understand what university life will be like.
We hope that the videos, talks and opportunities to chat to current students here give you an idea of how we’ve been able to adjust to the situation as it’s evolved. Our number one priority is always the health and wellbeing of our students. We’re committed to providing the best learning and student experiences possible, whether that’s on campus or online.
Watch the Sheffield Tour
Join our student vloggers as they show you around our city, campus, accommodation and more.
Our student experience
Third year Journalism student Alice vlogs her online video editing workshop and gives her thoughts on online teaching and learning.
Have a look at our societies
We have over 350 clubs and societies to get involved with. From helping to write the student newspaper to climbing a mountain, we cover a whole range of tastes and pursuits. Joining a society means you become part of a much bigger, supportive, fun and vibrant community of like-minded people.
See the full list of student clubs and societies.
Take a 360 degree tour of our accommodation
Become part of the largest undergraduate community in Sheffield. Take a look around our accommodation options and see your options for studying and living in Sheffield.
Find out about our scholarships
Scholarships are available to help fund your study and enhance your learning experience.