Located within close walking distance of the city centre, you’ll love the community vibe on our welcoming and compact campus. There are plenty of spaces to study with over 600 computers across campus and a campus-wide WiFi network. The Martial Rose Library has over 300,000 books, as well as a huge digital library of academic journals, e-books and databases.
Hang out, unwind and socialise in the newly renovated Cyber Italia and award-winning King Alfred Centre. This houses the Student Union, bookshop, Learning Cafe (with 24-hour PC access), Food Hall, Terrace Bar, Gourmet Burger Company, Union Shop and club space.
The stunning West Downs Centre, which opened in 2020, is an inspirational, state-of-the-art facility and includes a contemporary 250-seat auditorium, art gallery, café, food hall, shop, library with 24-hour access, social learning areas and teaching spaces.
We know that sometimes you might need just a bit of support to fully thrive at university. That’s why our dedicated student support team are here. They can help you with any questions you have or challenges you might face. This includes providing advice and support on health, wellbeing, disability and academic or English language skills.
Follow your passion and embrace what it means to be you through engaging with over 180 opportunities outside of studying. The University and Winchester Student Union offer a wide variety of societies, sports clubs and other activities, allowing you to follow your passion. Here’s a selection of what’s available:
- Tennis Team
- Winchester Wolves Dance Squad
- Silverbacks American Football Team
- Student Academic Representatives
- WARGS (Winchester Association of Role-players and Gamers)
- Hampshire Dessert Society
- Volunteering in the Community
- Winchester Rays Swim Team
- Busking Society
- Student Helpers