Edge Hill University

Edge Hill College opened in Liverpool in 1885 as the first non-denominational teacher training college for women.

From its origins as a specialist institution with 41 female trainee teachers, Edge Hill now has almost 10,000 full-time students, another 3,000 part-time students on a wide range of undergraduate programmes, and almost 5,000 full- and part-time postgraduate students.

Edge Hill University is based on an attractive, award-winning 160-acre campus in Lancashire, close to Liverpool and Manchester. The institution has been providing higher education with a mission to create opportunity from knowledge.

The institution’s significant success in achieving its mission is recognised by arange of awards and high rankings for teaching, student experience, accommodation and more. Edge Hill is ranked as Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), the government’s evaluation of excellence in teaching quality, learning environment and student outcomes. The University is also one of the select few to have held the coveted UK University of the Year title, awarded by Times Higher Education (2014/15) and most recently, crownedModern University of the Yearin the The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022.

As a leading university, we are dedicated to creating opportunity from knowledge – a philosophy that drives our teaching, our academic research, and our commitment to providing you with a great student experience leading to a rewarding career.

We are continually recognised for our outstanding achievements in student support, graduate employment and innovation, as well as our significant role in transforming lives.

Join us, and you will be studying on one of the best campuses in UK higher education, as part of a unique and welcoming academic community.


Programs Location
Business and Management with Leisure and Tourism Ormskirk


Edge Hill University manages and maintains more than 2,300 single study bedrooms in halls of residence which are divided into six areas on campus.

All rooms are furnished with a bed, wardrobe, desk and chair and you can personalise your space with posters, photos and other items.

You will need to bring your own towels and bed linen (including a duvet and pillow), as well as crockery, cutlery, glassware and cooking utensils. If you are allocated a room in Forest Courtor Main Halls, you will also need to bring pots and pans.

All halls of residence are offered on a 40 week contract, running from September to late June.

Our value for money accommodation is priced to suit a range of budgets. Prices vary depending on the hall of residence, ranging from £75-£140 per week for academic year 2021/22 and £77-£143 per week for academic year 2022/23.


Edge Hill University

St Helens Road
L39 4QP Ormskirk Lancashire


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