HEON is pleased to present our Residential Summer Schools for students in Years 11 and Year 12 - offering them the chance to experience university life and explore the variety of options available to them at 16 and 18. This event is ideal for anyone considering Higher Education (for example university or an apprenticeship) or who is unsure about their future.
About our residential
Exciting subject tasters - Students will experience a range of practical sessions designed to expose them to interesting areas that they could study.
Fun social evening activities - During the evenings they will be able to take part in social activities such as bowling and playing games, and eat at local restaurants to have fun and experience the social side of university.
Impartial information, advice and guidance - They'll also be able to get impartial information about the range of options available to them including apprenticeships, university, and alternatives to Higher Education to gain practical and useful knowledge during their stay.
What do you need to know?
Date: Monday 25th June – Thursday 28th June 2018
Location: The University of Surrey, Guildford. They will be provided with their own ensuite room in real university accommodation for the duration of the summer school.
Cost: The residential summer school is entirely free of charge, including reimbursement for travel costs, and all meals and activities are provided.
Who is eligible?
The Higher Education Outreach Network is funded to work with students who reside in areas that have a lower rate of progression to Higher Education than is expected. Eligibility will be determined by the student's postcode.
Teachers can contact us for our postcode tool to see which of your students are eligible for our events.
You can also check eligibility by entering the student's postcode below:
How do I apply?
Students should apply by downloading our application form and sending it to us. It can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to us at:
The Higher Education Outreach Network
Widening Participation and Outreach
University of Surrey
Surrey, GU2 7XH
Find out more about our funding
You can find out more about the National Collaborative Outreach Programme by visiting the Higher Education Funding Council for England's website: http://www.hefce.ac.uk/sas/ncop/.
Get in touch
If you have any questions about this event or HEON more generally, please contact email@example.com.