Accommodation Open Day

open-day-picOur next Accommodation Open Day is Saturday 25th April 2015

Our Open Days are a great chance for students arriving in September 2015 to take a look at all our undergraduate accommodation.

You can have a look around all the fantastic facilities at our student villages and third party accommodation providers and you can even talk to students who are living there to get a real sense of life at university.

If you’ve put the University of Birmingham as your first choice with UCAS, you’ll automatically receive an invitation to our Open Day.

If after visiting the Accommodation Open Day and viewing all of our accommodtaion, you would like to change your preferences, you can do this by logging back into your online application and simply rearrange or add to your orginal choices. Please note you can change your preferences at anytime before the application deadline without impacting the allocation prcoess.

What's on offer

Reception at the Vale Village HubThere will be a free coach service running at regular intervals to all our accommodation sites from Pritchatts Park Village from 10.00am - 3.00pm. If you want to take  a look at all the accommodation, make sure you arrive early.

All student villageswill have a least one flat in each residence open for full viewing. And there'll be staff and student ambassadors on hand to give you more info on residence fees and amenities.

There is no need to book: just come along on the day.

Starting point

We recommend that you start your day at  Pritchatts Park Village, Pritchatts Roadand from there we have a coach service to take you to the other villages.

Starting time

Pritchatts ParkThe day starts at 10.00am and finfishes at 4.00pm, however we do recommend that you arrive by 1.00pm in order to see all of the accommodation.

Free parking arrangements– All car parks mentioned are free:

  • It is recommended you park at Pritchatts Road car park  - B15 2QX - then start your tour at Pritchatts Park Village
  • If you park at Pritchatts Road car park then Pritchatts Park Village is only a few minutes walk away. A walking route will be signposted on the lamp posts.
  • An overspill carpark will be available on Vincent Drive, B15 2DG, North car park and North-East car park Prichatts Road B15 2TT.
  • Coach pick ups will be available from the overspill car parks and University train station.

An accommodation open day guide will be available to download from March.

We will have plenty of these leaflets to hand out on the day.