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Year 9 Higher Education Taster Days

This year, HEON will be running four independent Higher Education Taster Days for Year 9 students hosted by our partner institutions, each designed to introduce students to university life and provide impartial information, advice and guidance about higher education.

What is it?

Our fun and interactive Year 9 Higher Education Taster Days are designed to allow students to get a taste of different subjects they could study at Higher Education, take a tour of our partner's campus, and meet Student Ambassadors. This will also be accompanied by information, advice and guidance about Higher Education.

What do you need to know?

There will be four independent events, each run on a different date and at a different campus. All of these events are for Year 9 students, and will have similar content. Please get in touch for more information.

University of Surrey

Date: Tuesday 14th November

Address: University of Surrey,
                 GU2 7XH

University for the Creative Arts

Date: Friday 1st December

Address: UCA Farnham
                 Falkner Road
                 GU9 7DS

Royal Holloway, University of London

Date: Wednesday 21st February 2018

Address: Royal Holloway, University of London
                 TW20 0EX

North East Surrey College of Technology

Date: This event will be held in February/March, date to be confirmed

Address: North East Surrey College of Technology
                 Reigate Road
                 KT17 3DS

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. You can use our postcode tool here to check whether your student is eligible:

You can also download our postcode tool for teachers here to quickly check multiple postcodes.

How to Apply

Teachers are able to register their interest here.

If you are a student or parent/carer interested in this event, please get in touch at heon@surrey.ac.uk.

Get in Touch

The team at HEON will be happy to help with any queries you may have so please get in touch by emailing heon@surrey.ac.uk.

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