About the University of Hertfordshire

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We've saved you a seat to kick start your career

When you're choosing a university you should set your sights high!

You're making an important investment in your future and you'll want to know you're going somewhere that will support you, stimulate you and set you up for a fantastic career.

At the University of Hertfordshire we're renowned for our:

We will do all we can to make sure you graduate with the drive and the ability to achieve your potential.

Your time with us is just the start of a lifetime of learning. There are many reasons to study with us.

The very best learning resources

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We have two of the best-equipped and largest Learning Resources Centres (LRCs) in the UK.

They will be your one-stop-shop for study materials and computing facilities at the University.

More about our Learning Resources Centres


Our on-line learning environment, StudyNet, is one of the UK's most sophisticated.

You will be able to access your StudyNet account anytime and anywhere. This means that you can carry your studies with you and stay in touch from home, work and overseas as well as on-campus.

StudyNet gives you access to:

  • lecture notes
  • course guides
  • news
  • reading lists
  • group work
  • discussion facilities.

See a demonstration of StudyNet

The Forum Hertfordshire

To enjoy the lighter side of university life, experience our fantastic university entertainment venue - the Forum Hertfordshire!

£38million has gone into making this incredible addition to the University's College Lane campus.

The Forum is home to a:

  • 1,500 capacity auditorium
  • restaurant
  • funky Style bar
  • chilled out Balcony bar
  • student shop
  • coffee bar with free wireless internet access.

More about the Forum.

The Students' Union

The Students' Union at the University of Hertfordshire will be putting on some great entertainment at the Forum for all to enjoy, but this is only one side to the Union. They also coordinate a vast range of societies, run volunteering initiatives and operate services that include employment and lettings offices. They are also on hand to make your voice heard and provide you with advice and support throughout your university life.

Find out more about the University of Hertfordshire's Students' Union.

See for yourself

Don't just take our word for it, come and see us at our Clearing Open Day.