Are you a Post-16 student who is interested in studying at Leeds Trinity University? Do you want to get a taste of life at university? Come to our Post-16 Summer School.

What is it?

A two-night, three-day residential on Monday 11 to Wednesday 13 July 2022.

You’ll get the chance to:

  • Meet academics from the department you will study in.
  • Take part in fun social activities.
  • Meet other students who are applying to Leeds Trinity University.
  • Get a brilliant insight into life on campus from our Student Ambassadors.

Why should I attend?

  • Free travel, food, and accommodation.
  • Get to know Leeds Trinity University better.
  • Learn all the key information you will need for your next steps.
  • Have fun, meet new people, discover new things!

Who is it for?

Our Post-16 Summer School is for students in their first year of a Level 3 qualification e.g. Year 12s, lower sixth, Year 1 college students.

We also require you to meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • Be the first person in your family to go to university.
  • Your studies have been disrupted by circumstances in your personal or domestic life.
  • You are looked after by your local authority or have experience of the Care system.
  • You are estranged from your family.
  • You have a disability, long-standing medical condition, learning difficulty, or mental health issue.
  • You are a carer for a parent/guardian or sibling.
  • You attend a school achieving below the national average at GCSE (Attainment 8 score). To find out if your school qualifies under these criteria check the school’s Attainment 8 score on the UK Government website. All schools and colleges in England - GOV.UK - Find and compare schools in England (
  • You live in a geographical area with low levels of progression on to higher education. Check eligibility using the Office for Students online postcode checker. Only POLAR 4 young participation quintile 1-2 are eligible. Search by postcode - Office for Students
  • You are a member of the Gypsies, Travellers, Roma, Showmen & Boaters (GRTSB) community.

 You must also be applying in 2023 for a course that we offer here at Leeds Trinity University.

Our previous attendees say...

"I was so nervous, shy and scared about the week before coming, but I can honestly say that this is the best week I have ever had! I've made some friends for life."

Lucy Gordon

Find out more

If you have any questions, or would like to find out more about the Year 12 Summer School, please contact the School and College Engagement team on 0113 283 7186 or email: