Student life

With a fantastic campus that is constantly evolving, lots of facilities, an excellent support structure and a wide range of extra-curriculum activities - student life has never been better at New College Durham.


Our modern campus has everything a student will ever need!


There is an extensive range of extra-curriculum activities you can get involved in.

Students' Union

Our Students’ Union is run by students, for students, and is there to help you enjoy student life to the full.

Cost of living

Our courses offer fantastic value for money compared to traditional universities.

Student community

Our student population is a diverse mix of international students, mature students, school leavers and professionals.

Erasmus programme

Our popular Erasmus programme can provide you with the exciting opportunity to study or work abroad and experience another culture.

Related information

HE Centre General

Virtual tour

Take our virtual tour to explore the campus and take a closer look at our excellent facilities. See for yourself why it’s such a great place to be!