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Your virtual goody bag

Thanks for applying to the University of Northampton!

We’re absolutely gutted we haven’t been able to meet you face-to-face yet! We’ve put together a virtual goody bag to show you all the top things we think you need to know about.

Your virtual goody bag

Student Perks

Being one of our students you’ll get:

Employment Support
Our Campus
Student Support
Good Stuff

Our Campus

Living at university

Accommodation at UON

Choosing the right accommodation for you is important! We have a range of accommodation options available to suit everyone’s needs, have a look for yourself below:

Choosing to live in halls? The Residential Life Team are available day and night to provide support to students.

This could be you!

Specialist facilities

Take a virtual tour

Town life

and how to get around

Northampton is a great place for students! Take some time to find out the best bits about living in Northampton.


If you’re looking to find work to go alongside your studies, we recommend you:

  • Register with our in-house recruitment agency, Unitemps
  • Become a UON Student Ambassador
  • Take advantage of the Employability Plus Award
  • Keep your CV and LinkedIn profile up to date

And don’t forget about the Changemaker Hub Team who can provide some fab job advice!

Getting around

How do you prefer to travel? Bus, taxi, walking, cycling?!

We’ve got you covered with a wide range of travel options to suit your needs. So, whether your commute will be five minutes or longer, there’s an easy travel option available for you.

We operate our own UNO Bus Service within the town, which links you with the main travel hubs of Northampton and other university facilities. If you’re choosing to use our UNO bus, you can find out about their timetables and COVID safety measures before getting onboard.

What's next?

Your next steps

* Subject to COVID-19 restrictions

** For more information visit our Student Perks: Laptops, Trips and Internships page.