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Durham University

Welcome to John Snow College

Open Days 2020

Meet the staff and students....

John Snow College Post Offer Visit Days

A new home for John Snow College is currently being developed at Mount Oswald, totalling 1,000 student bed spaces, to be ready for use at the start of the academic year 2020/21.

The facilities will be self-catered, with a mix of en-suite rooms, shared bathrooms, cluster flats and townhouses. John snow will have its very own heart, which will include the Igloo Bar.

There will also be a Hub, with an events hall, gym, music practice rooms, a performance practice room, a Yoga/dance studio, a launderette and a faith room, and a Multi-Use Games Area (MUGA).

If you are thinking of applying to Durham University and John Snow College for 2020/21 entry, you are very welcome to pay us a visit. The best way to do this is to come on one of our Open or Visit Days where you can meet John Snow's current students and chat to college staff.

We have plenty of opportunities for you to join us. Take a look at the different events dates on offer below.

Please note all John Snow Open Days will be held in Durham City.

How to Book

Please note that John Snow College does not offer overnight residential stays for Open Days.

Post-Offer Visit Days

Applicants who are given an offer to come to Durham can visit Durham City on post-offer visit days. Visit Days have been scheduled for the following dates:

  • Tuesday 24th March 2020

  • Wednesday 25th March 2020

Pre-Application Open Days

Student who are considering coming to Durham can visit Durham City on pre-application open days. Visit Days have been scheduled for the following dates:

  • Monday 29 June 2020

  • Saturday 4 July 2020

  • Friday 18 September 2020

  • Saturday 19 September 2020