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Taste of University Summer School

Tue 17 July 2018 - Thu 19 July 2018

09:00 - 15:00

partner Bucks New University, suitable Year 11, type Residential

partner Bucks New University, suitable Year 11, type Residential

Bucks New University

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Are you in year 11 and thinking about university?

The Bucks New University Summer School will allow you to find out more about life as a university student. Find out more about a variety of subjects from Fashion to Law.

The workshops will be delivered by academics at Bucks New University to help you think about your next steps after school/college Find out about life as a university students, from staying in student accomodation, going to your lectures and then evening entertainment. Get the chance to make new friends, interact with current university students and sit in the lecture theaters at Bucks New University. 

Taste a variety of interesting sessions delivered by knowledgeable academics in state of the art facilities.

Taster sessions to be delivered:

  • Media
  • Law
  • Computing
  • ODP
  • Fashion
  • Art


Please note the deadline for applications is 5pm Fri 15th June.


Selection criteria

We welcome applications from all students interested in the residential. Please note, however, that priority will be given to students who:

  • Reside in Study Higher target wards
  • Are eligible for free school meals
  • Have no family history of attending university
  • Live in local authority care, or have lived in care
  • Are young carers
  • Are disabled or have a specific learning difficulty
  • Are of black or minority ethnic origin

After we have received your application, we will be in touch to confirm your place after the deadline of 5pm Fri 15th June.

  • Summer school activities
  • Lecture session
  • Bucks New University
  • Summer School Bags