Life at UCA

Life Starts at UCA

Life as a student at UCA

Creativity is the energy that drives everyone here to invent, explore and collaborate. When you study at UCA, you'll get the opportunity to immerse yourself in an unrivalled creative vibe, find your own style and create the extraordinary.

At UCA you'll be surrounded by people with the same passions as you. Our campuses offer cutting-edge creative environments, packed with the latest equipment and resources. Each one reflects the subject areas studied there, creating unique communities of artists, designers, makers, writers and researchers.

Other UCA locations

You also have the opportunity to study some of our courses at two highly unique and specialist locations.

Virtual campus tours

Go on a virtual tour to see our campuses, studios and creative facilities

Virtual open day

While you aren't able to visit us, find out more on our virtual open day page


Read about our halls of residence and advice on finding private accommodation

Study or work abroad

Find out about the international opportunities open to you as a student at UCA

Students' Union (UCASU)

UCASU represents, supports and provides opportunities for every student at UCA

Ask our students

Our students are available to talk to you online, ask them a question about UCA

Living costs

Get a clearer picture of what you can expect to pay out on top of your fees.

Our blogs

Find out more about our staff, students and graduates on our dedicated blog area.

Check out UCA's blogs

Any questions?

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