UNiFY Residential Summer Schools

What is UNiFY?

UNiFY is a three-day residential summer school that take place each year for Year 10s and Year 12s. UNiFY are government-funded residential summer schools, organised and run by our partner universities, Harper Adams UniversityKeele UniversityStaffordshire University and the University of Chester under the Higher Horizons+ umbrella. UNiFY lets you experience what it’s like to be a student. You will get the chance to experience academic lectures and seminars, live in student halls of accommodation, and experience the social life with a night in the Student Union.


When is UNiFY?


9th – 10th July 2018 at University of Chester

18th – 20th June 2018 at Keele University

19th – 21st June 2018 at Staffordshire University

18th – 20th July 2018 at Harper Adams University



25th – 27th June 2018 at Keele University

3rd – 5th July 2018 at Staffordshire University

11th – 13th July 2018 at Harper Adams University


Do I have to pay for UNiFY?

UNiFY is completely free for attendees, including all accommodation, food, and transport to and from the event with pick up and drop off from your school or college.


How do I apply?

The Y10 UNiFY application deadline has now passed.


The Y12 UNiFY application deadline has now passed.


When will I find out if I have a place?

We will contact you during April to let you know if you have a place at UNiFY. We will be in touch with an information pack to help you prepare for the event.


Frequently Asked Questions

You can see some frequently asked questions about UNiFY here: www.higherhorizons.co.uk/app/uploads/2018/02/UNiFY-FAQ.pdf


For more information

If you have questions we haven’t answered feel free to get in touch with us by emailing ncop@keele.ac.uk. Or you can send questions to our members of staff or chat to them directly by visiting www.higherhorizons.co.uk/ask

If you have any questions or want advice on our sessions you can get in touch.