Guildford School of Acting (GSA) open day

Our next Guildford School of Acting (GSA) open day is on Saturday 22 June on our Stag Hill campus. 

Please book your place in advance and select which talk/s you would like to attend. Tours will follow immediately after each talk. Pre-booking is essential and your ticket will admit you and one guest to your chosen talk/s and tour.

Guildford School of Acting open day

Saturday 22 June 2024 

Our open day will take place on Stag Hill campus, where Guildford School of Acting is located.  

When you arrive on Stag Hill campus, head to check-in, located on our Piazza. Here we will scan your ticket and can provide more information about the event. Please arrive with plenty of time ahead of your booked subject talk so you can experience the full open day. Check-in will be open 8:45am-2pm. 


What to expect 

GSA programme talks and tours (pre-booked ticket required)

Our programme talks will be available to help you learn more about the specific course that interests you. A tour of GSA facilities will be available immediately after your talk. You will have selected your talk time when you booked to attend the open day. Your ticket will admit you and one guest to your talk and tour.     

Course Talk times Tours 
Acting BA (Hons)
  • 10:40am-11:30am
  • 1:20pm-2:10pm
A 45-minute tour will follow each talk
Actor Musician BA (Hons)
  • 11:20am-12:10pm
  • 1:50pm-2:40pm
A 45-minute tour will follow each talk
Applied and Contemporary Theatre BA (Hons)
  • 10am-10:50am
  • 12:30pm-1:20pm
A 45-minute tour will follow each talk
Foundation Acting CertHE
  • 9:20am-9:50am
A 45-minute tour will follow each talk
Foundation Musical Theatre CertHE
  • 1:45pm-2:15pm
A 45-minute tour will follow each talk
Musical Theatre BA (Hons)
  • 9:20am-10:10am
  • 12 noon-12:50pm
  • 2:30pm-3:20pm
A 45-minute tour will follow each talk
Theatre Production BA (Hons)
  • 10:45am-11:35am
  • 12:20pm-1:10pm
A one-hour tour will follow each talk

Other activity on Stag Hill campus

Your ticket will also entitle you to access all the other activity taking place at the Stag Hill open day. 

A full programme of talks and tours will be available here closer to the event but activities will include:

General Information talks - including Welcome to Surrey, Applying to Surrey and Student Finance, Accommodation, Careers and Placements, Foundation Year and Study Abroad talks will take place throughout the day. Seats will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis and you do not need a separate booking.  

Subject Information Areas - give you the opportunity to chat to Academic staff and current students, ask questions and hear about their experiences at Surrey

General campus tours - depart regularly from the Piazza between 9am and 3pm. Tours will be led by one of our student ambassadors and last approximately 45-50 minutes.

Student Accommodation - examples of our Student Accommodation will be open between 9am and 4pm. Drop-in anytime during the event and explore these areas at your own page. 

Information Fair - located in MySurrey Hive on Stag Hill campus and open from 9am-4pm. This area hosts a range of student services, including our accommodation team, admissions, careers, wellbeing and welfare, disability and neurodiversity and more. Open 9am until 4pm.

Student Life at Surrey - pop into our PATS Marquee to discover more about student life at Surrey. Chat to some of our student clubs and societies and enjoy refreshments.

Library and Archives - our Library and Learning Centre will be open and staff available to chat to on Level 1 of the Library and Learning Centre. Archives and Special Collections will also be open between 10am and 2pm, with displays from our varied collections and members of the team available to chat to.   

Visit Surrey Sports Park - hop on a free shuttlebus to Manor Park campus. Tours of the Sports Park will take place every 30minutes between 10am and 3pm. You can also learn more about Team Surrey's Performance Sport programme, with talks taking place at 11:30am and 1pm at Surrey Sports Park.