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Year 12 Residentials

Students taking a selfie on Leicester campus in front of the David Wilson libraryWe are planning to hold a small number of one-night year 12 residential visits during the summer in 2024. Exact dates and programmes are yet to be confirmed. Once they are confirmed, this page will be updated with the latest information including details of how to apply for a place.

If you would like to register your interest, please complete this short form to register your interest now. We will email you once dates are set and applications are open. (Please note that completing this form does not book you a place on our residential visits.) 

I have really enjoyed this experience as it was useful and fun but more importantly really really informative. I am truly grateful for such an amazing experience.

Why attend a residential visit

Students posing for a picture at a summer school event

  • Experience university life first-hand, taking part in lectures, seminars and taster sessions designed by world-leading academic staff
  • Spend a night in real student accommodation
  • Develop essential skills required to be a successful university student
  • Collaborate and work with other students
  • Prepare to make the transition from school/college to higher education
  • Have a great time!

How much does it cost?

Nothing! Our residential visits are entirely free to participate in, including your accommodation, travel and food!

How to apply

Applications are not yet open for our 2024 residentials. If you would like to register your interest and be the first to know when applications are open, please follow the link towards the top of this page.

It was a lot of fun and I really enjoyed it. I am extremely grateful to my mentors who helped us. They made me feel so welcome and included.

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