Open Days at Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge

Open Days

This year we will be participating in a range of open days, including the University Open Days on the 7th and 8th of July, and the Veterinary Medicine School Open Day on the 9th of September.

Our opening times are 9am to 5pm on the 7th and 8th of July. Please note that no pre-booking is required, and our tours and chats with Admissions Tutors are on a drop-in basis only. Our choir performances will be at 10am and 3pm on the 8th of July - read more below!

These will provide prospective applicants, parents, and teachers with an opportunity to gain an insight into life at Fitzwilliam College. See below for further information. If you have any questions relating to any of our Open Days, please do not hesitate to contact us on

The University Open Days will run on the 7th and 8th July 2022. For more information click here

The Cambridge Open Days are two back-to-back Open Days, during which you can visit departments and colleges, hear talks on the admission process and talk to current students.

Fitzwilliam College is open from 9am - 5pm on University Open Days for visits and tours of the college. On Friday 8th of July, there will additionally be 30 minute musical performances by the Fitzwilliam College choir at 10am and 3pm. Our Admissions Tutor for Arts and Admissions Tutor for Sciences will be available for drop-in chats throughout both days, and there will be free refreshments available in our cafe for visitors.

Registration has now opened - bookings for the Open Days can be made via this form, which will enable you to visit all Colleges and most departments. A full programme of the opening times and events for each location will be sent out in June.

If you'd like to find out about other opportunities as a prospective applicant, take a look here!

The Vet School/Fitzwilliam College Joint Open Day will take place on the 9th of September 2022. 

This Open Day will be useful to students who are interested in finalising their choice of vet school, or who wish to find out more about Veterinary Medicine and college life at Cambridge before submitting their UCAS application.

The Open Day will include:

  • Talks at Fitzwilliam about undergraduate life and the early parts of the course
  • A sample teaching session with current pre-clinical students
  • Lunch in the Fitzwilliam College Buttery (free)
  • Tours of the Vet School
  • Chance to meet current clinical students
  • Information about later parts of the course and the application process
  • Optional tours of Fitzwilliam College at the start of the day

Booking is not yet open, but will be possible at this link, where you can find out more about the Vet School Open Days. There will be limited accommodation available at Fitzwilliam College for prospective students - students who would like to enquire about accommodation should email as early as possible.