About our facilities

First-rate facilities

The University of Hertfordshire is known for its modern and comprehensive facilities. Here is just a selection of what you can benefit from:

  • £10m Law Court building that has been voted the eighth most impressive law school building in the world.
  • £50m state-of-the-art Science building.
  • £250,000 auto-mobile simulator and four-post vehicle dynamic rig.
  • In-house commercial flight simulators where you can fly a variety of aircraft including those you design yourself!
  • £200,000 Smart Systems laboratory fully equipped for designing solutions to modern-day technological challenges.
  • The largest Clinical Simulation Centre in the UK.
  • Dedicated Dietetics and Nutrition laboratory.
  • Modern Psychology Observation suites equipped with the latest technology and software.
  • Bayfordbury Observatory for astronomy and astrophysics which is regarded as one of the finest astronomical teaching observatories in the country.
  • Dedicated field stations for geographical and environmental sciences.
  • ‘Real’ driving experience using different models and profiles on our leading-edge full six depth of field motion Formula One simulator.
  • £15m Sports Village with 110-station gym, a floodlit 3G pitch and tennis and netball courts; a 25m eight-lane swimming pool; a 12m climbing wall, and a physiotherapy and sports injury clinic.

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Library and Computing Services

Learning facilities

Study anywhere, any time using first-class learning facilities. You'll find an array of study resources here, all designed to empower you to succeed...

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Social facilities

Social facilities

There's a vibrant, buzzing social life at Hertfordshire, both on campus and off, with a wide range of local clubs, bars, restaurants and more. Student entertain...

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Forum Hertfordshire events

Forum Hertfordshire events

Forum Hertfordshire is one of the region’s most exciting social venues and hosts some great acts for you to enjoy and offers a number of public access events....

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Sports facilities

Sports facilities

Our vibrant £15m Sports Village offers some of the best university sports facilities in the UK, used by major sports teams such as Arsenal ladies. Or if keepin...

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Arts facilities

Arts facilities

Enjoy the dynamic cultural scene at our range of arts and entertainment venues. Our 460 seat Weston Auditorium plays host to the best plays, concerts and comedy...

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Spiritual facilities

Spiritual facilities

Take time out to ponder the big questions in our multi-faith, multi-cultural space - The Key. We believe everyone deserves to take time out from their studies t...

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