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Harper Adams Experience

Sunday 8 July - Monday 9 July 2018

Please note: registration for the 2018 Harper Adams Experience is now closed

Get a flavour of university life and try out our courses for yourself at our annual residential The Harper Adams Experience taking place on Sunday 8 and Monday 9 July 2018

This two day residential event for 16 and 17 year olds is designed to help you decide if Harper Adams is right for you.

The Harper Adams Experience is a great place to meet new friends, ask our students any questions you have about university and most importantly have fun!

Live a long way away?

Don't fear - we are offering multiple options for those who have a long distance to travel for the Harper Adams Experience:

Free return coach from Stafford, Telford and Shrewsbury railway stations to Harper Adams University

Coach departure Sunday 8 JulyCoach departure Monday 9 July
Departs from Stafford railway station 9.30am (arrive at Harper Adams 10.00am)Departs from Harper Adams at 4.00pm (arrive at Stafford railway station at 4.30pm)
Departs from Telford railway station 9.30am (arrive at Harper Adams 10.00am)Departs from Harper Adams at 4.00pm (arrive at Telford railway station at 4.30pm)
Departs from Shrewsbury railway station: 9.15am (arrive at Harper Adams 10.00am)Departs from Harper Adams at 4.00pm (arrive at Shrewsbury railway station at 4.45pm)

Free return coach from Birmingham International Airport on Saturday 7 July 2018

Harper Adams will reimburse the cost of flights (up to £80) for visitors attending the Harper Adams Experience.

For recommended flight times please visit our flight information guide

We are also offering an additional nights stay for those who have a long way to travel and would prefer to travel on Saturday 7 July 2018. If you would like to stay for the extra night (at no extra cost) please contact

Event starts in...

The Lineup

Sunday 8 July
Drop bags at halls
11.30Welcome talk and Housekeeping
12.00Ice breaker
14.00Campus tours in Hall groups
15.30Ambassador workshops
After dinnerGroup photo
20.30The fun starts! Party in the bar, plus other activities for those who want a bit of peace and quiet!
Monday 9 July
06.30Early morning milking in the Dairy Unit
Optional - but great if you can get up in time!
07.30Breakfast, hand in keys and drop off luggage
After breakfastMeet for course-related activities
09.30-12.30Try your hand at two different course-related activities
Get a taster of what you'll be learning at university with our lecturers.
After lunchStudent Life Q&A
Ask our current students what they think of life at Harper Adams
15.00Tea and cake
Fuel for the journey home!
15.30-16.00Depart, safe journey!

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