Open Days and visits

Visiting us gives you the opportunity to explore the university campus and facilities, meet students and staff and ask questions - helping you choose the right place to study.

Campus visits

If you missed our Open Days, get a taste of student life at Cardiff University by visiting our campus.

Places to eat

Whether you're after a main meal, a quick snack or just a drink, we have plenty of choice for you on our Open Day.

How to get here

Maps, directions and information to help you plan your journey.

On the day

What to do when you arrive, getting around and more information.

Disability advice

We aim to provide an accessible environment for all applicants, students and visitors.

Open day videos

Our Open Day videos provide an overview of living and studying at Cardiff University.

Self-guided tours

If you are unable to attend the Open Day or one of our visit days, you can follow a self-guided campus tour of our Cathays Park campus.


Stop by the Students' Union shop to pick up a reminder of your day.

Open Day revisited

Watch videos and view images from previous Open Days.

Contact us

Undergraduate Recruitment Office

The Open Day was well organised and the campus looked wonderful. Being easily able to see more than one of the halls of residences was really nice and helped me in deciding where I would live when I come to Cardiff.

Open Day attendee, April 2016