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Congratulations on your offer from Durham!

From receiving your offer to results day, you have a lot to think about before joining us at Durham. We're here to help you with the essential next steps as you start your university journey.

With information on offers, results day, and beyond we're here to guide you as you begin your student experience here at Durham. We hope to welcome you soon!
Before you arrive
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7th Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2024
7th Guardian University Guide 2024
7th The Complete University Guide 2025
19 subjects in the World Top 100 (QS World University Rankings by Subject 2024)
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Why study at Durham?

Whatever your interests, whatever your passion, we think you’ll be spoilt for choice. Our research-led education will challenge you, inspire you and help you achieve the extraordinary. Our distinctive college system and wider student experience programme  will help you to grow and develop as a person.

Life in Durham



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Student support and wellbeing

As a Durham student you'll find a wide support network available to you while studying at the University.

Find out more about the support available to you



Related links

After you've submitted your application and received your offer, you're bound to have questions! We've put together some helpful related links to help you find what you're looking for. Whether you're an offer holder, or perhaps the parent or carer of a loved one applying to uni, we're here to put your mind at ease.

For Parents and Carers

Our essential guide to A Level Results Day and Clearing for parents and carers. We're here to help you understand the next steps for your child/dependent.
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Find your Academic Department and learn more about your subject area. Our departments offer you the chance to be part of a world top 100 university.
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Our Colleges are at the heart of life at Durham. Get involved with your Junior Common Room or join sports and societies. There are so many ways to meet new people.
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Welcome and Orientation

We're looking forward to welcoming you from September. Find out where you need to be, and what you need to do during your first busy days at university.
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Visit Us

Learn more about our Open Days and visits, or take a virtual self-guided tour of Durham from the comfort of your own home using our Durham University Tours app!
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