Lancaster University
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7.8
7.8 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on ratings in 2016)
In a few words
"Definitely! There are loads of societies for students from many different backgrounds. A friend of mine has recently started up a society for international students at Lancaster, which has become very popular. She is currently trying to get some ethnically diverse food to be offered in the Spar, having already asked everyone on the society's facebook page what they would like. During freshers, the university also makes sure to offer alternative social events for students who don't want to drink or go out. Such as movie nights, treasure hunts, or Ceilidh dances (Cartmel hosted one in my freshers), which have been very successful!"
Quality of facilities
8.4 / 10
 
Night life
6.5 / 10
 
Student union
6 / 10
 
How diverse is your university
7.8 / 10
 
Quality of teaching
7.4 / 10
 
Structure of courses
7.4 / 10
 
Preparation for a job
6.9 / 10
 

What students say about...

Location of university

"Lancaster offers a variety of activities which don't involve spending any money at..."

Night life

"There's only three main clubs, then just loads of pubs. Quite cheap but lacks variety...."

Clubs and social environment

"There are a huge number of clubs and societies that cater to a wide range of different..."

Diverse backgrounds

"I wasn't previously aware of it but I am going to be working this summer to help..."

Careers services

"If you were to put in minimal effort and only do what you were told to in terms of..."

Pros

"The Lancaster collegiate system is brilliant as it breaks the university down into..."

Cons

"Lancaster is far away from places that have live music that I want to see. Manchester..."


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