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College Open Days

September Open Day 2018 

Date: Friday 14 September 2018

Start/end time: 10:30 - 14:00 (Veterinary Medicine only)

                           14:00 - 17:00 (all subjects)

The Open Day concides with the Veterinary School Open Day. Perspective Veterinary Medicine applicants can visit Fitzwilliam College in the morning where our Director of Studies in Veterinary Medicine, Angie Tavernor, will be giving an array talks, as well as a taster lecture and practical. All perspective VET MED applicants will be offered a complimentary lunch in our Buttery and following lunch will be walked over to the Veterinary School by our Student Helpers for their Open Day. Booking with the Veterinary School for the VET MED Open Day should be made here. 

In the afternoon Fitzwilliam College will welcome perspective applicants interested in ALL subjects. Visitors will have the opportunity to meet our Admissions Tutors and ask questions about the admissions process and courses. Our Director of Studies will also be available from 14:00 - 15:00 to answer questions. There will also be student led tours of the College throughout the day, including tours of our accommodation, sports field, music facilities and gym. A complimentary hot/cold drink and pastry will be available free of charge in our coffee shop, meal voucher to be collected upon arrival. You can book onto the September Open Day here. . 

Parents, guardians, family members and friends are all welcome to accompany students at the Open Day and will all receive a complimentary food voucher. 

We look forward to seeing you!


Travel Arrangements: Maps and directions can be found here

Other Open Days:

April 2019 - this Open Day is run in conjunction with the Maths Department Open Day, which is conveniently located within walking distance of Fitzwilliam College. Date will be confirmed next year. Bookings open in January 2019.

July 2019 -  in conjunction with the University-wide General Open Days, Fitzwilliam College will be open to visitors.  Date will be confirmed next year.   

Accessibility and Travel

The College is wheelchair accessible and our Chapel is open to all who wish to use it. Seating and quiet spaces are also provided. 

Where possible we will always make adjustments to our events if they are not accessible to you. If you wish to attend one of our Open Days and have a mobility requirement please contact us:

Open Day Travel Fund 

The University of Cambridge has established a travel fund to enable children in (or previously in) care to travel to Open Day events organised by the University and Colleges of Cambridge. Further information is available on the University website.


If you have a question(s) relating to any of our Open Days, please do not hesitate to contact us

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