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Durham University

Online Resources

Hear from our Students

Our students are fantastic! They enjoy sharing their experiences of being a student at Durham, so they answered lots of questions about being a student and told us what they enjoyed about being at Durham University. We have posted all of their thoughts on our webpages for you... We hope you find it useful!

Ask our Students

We asked our students some of the key questions about their decisions in choosing university. If you are interested to know more, and have these questions answered, please click on the links below.

HT Top 10 things about being a student at Durham University

HT Top 10 things about being a student at Durham University

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Hear from Helena,one of our final year students, as she counts down her top ten things about being a student at Durham University. If you’d like to see more resources, please visit our website:

It's not just about the studying!

Although studying and working towards your degree is an important part of going to university, there are other important aspects of student life as well. Your experience at university can offer lots of opportunities you might not have been exposed to before! Activities such as skydiving, fencing and performing at all kinds of venues around the world are just some of the things our students at Durham get involved with in their spare time.

Student Blogs

If you want to hear more from some of our lovely students, they've written blogs about their favourite parts of Durham, to share their experiences with you! They have also shared their advice and experiences as one of the first in their family to go to university and the worries they had in their younger years.

College Life

Many students believe that the sense of belonging they feel from being part of a college is one of the best things about studying at Durham, and their allegiance continues long after they graduate! If you'd like to learn more about Durham's colleges, please see our College Life information page here.

10 Reasons I Love Colleges at Durham

10 Reasons I Love Colleges at Durham

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Hear from one of our students, Ben, talking about his favourite things about college. If you’d like to see more resources, please visit our website: (Music credit:

Student Blogs

Find out more about the student experience at Durham through our student blogs

Connect with a Durham Student

Would you like to connect with one of our student ambassadors? If you would like to ask them a question about their time at Durham, follow the link here.

Sign Up to our Mailing List

Would you like to receive emails from us about life at Durham? If you would like to find out more, sign up to our mailing list by following the link here.

Make a Suggestion

Have you got a suggestion about what you'd like to see on our webpages? We are interested to hear your thoughts and you can send them to us by using this link.

Contact Details

Schools Engagement Team 

Durham University

The Palatine Centre

Stockton Road