Virtual Open Day for Disabled Students

Saturday 9 to Sunday 10 April 2022

Applications now open.

The University of Cambridge is hosting a virtual open day for UK Year 12 (or equivalent) students with a disability or long-term health condition. 

The event will take place over two days from Saturday 9 to Sunday 10 April 2022.

The online open day will feature a mixture of webinars, panel events and discussion sessions delivered by university staff and current students which will aim to provide:

  • An insight into the lives of disabled students at Cambridge
  • Useful information about the Cambridge application process
  • Information about the various kinds of support available for disabled students

Following on from a successful event last year, it is being jointly hosted by Downing College, Newnham College, the Cambridge Students’ Union, and the Cambridge SU Disabled Students’ Campaign.


Saturday 9 April

10:30-11:15: Welcome & Intro to being a Disabled Student at Cambridge
11:30-13:00: Admissions Talk & Q&A
14:00-15:00: Student Panel (including Q&A)
15:30-16:30: Student Life Talk & Chats with Current Students 

Sunday 10 April 

11:00-12:00: Societies Fair
13:30-14:30: Intro to Disabled Students’ Campaign & Disabled Students’ Activism 
15:00-16:00: College Choice Session
16:00-16:45: Final Questions Drop-in

Students can apply here before midnight on Sunday 20 March 2022.