Vet School open day talks and tours

Our open day includes an exciting programme of talks and tours where you can learn more about studying veterinary medicine at Surrey.

We have put together a number of different activities for you to get involved in and help you discover more about our Vet School.

You can join us on our Veterinary Medicine and Science subject talks, discover the Veterinary Pathology building on a guided tour or get hands on one of the drop-in Clinical Skills sessions.

Veterinary Medicine and Science subject talk (ticket required)

These talks will begin with an introduction to Surrey, the campuses and life here in Guildford, followed by more information about studying veterinary medicine and science.

Talk times

Talks will take place as follows:

Friday 26th June 2020:

  • 9:10am-10am
  • 12:10pm-1pm
  • 1:20pm-2:10pm

Saturday 27th June and Saturday 12th September:

  • 10:10am-11am
  • 12:10-1pm
  • 1:20pm-2:10pm

How do I get a ticket?

You will select the time of your subject talk when you book your open day place. Your open day ticket (sent via email) will provide you and one guest entry to your chosen talk. The content of these talks is the same, so you only need to attend once.

Our Vet School open day includes a ticketed tour of our Veterinary Pathology building. This tour will last approximately 60minutes and departs from Vet School main building.

Tour times

Tours will depart at:

  • 9am
  • 10am
  • 11am
  • 12noon
  • 1:20pm
  • 2:20pm
  • 3:30pm

How do I get a ticket?

There is no need to book your tour ticket before the event, but when you arrive on the day please visit the tour desk located in the Vet School main building Atrium to collect tickets in advance. Tickets will be allocated on a first come first served basis and will generally be available to the prospective student plus one guest, however during busy periods tours may be limited to prospective students only.

Warning: This tour may include fresh cadaver specimens

We will have two clinical skills drop in areas open during our open days:

  • Large Animal Clinical Skills drop-in – This area is located in our Veterinary Clinical Skills building, a short signposted walk from the Vet School main building. This area will be open for you to drop in between 9:30am-12:30pm and 1pm-3:30pm. 
  • Small Animal Clinical Skills drop-in – This area is located at the rear of the Vet School main building atrium and will be open from 9:30am-12noon & 12:30pm-3:30pm.

Drop in and get involved in a variety of hands on activities and demonstrations.

Meet our Vet School partners

From 11am-2pm, some of our Vet School Partners will be available in the Vet School main building Atrium. Please drop in and find out more about studying Veterinary Medicine at Surrey.

Activities on Stag Hill campus

Don’t miss the opportunity to hop on the free shuttle bus to Stag Hill and explore our main University campus and the range of open day talks and tours taking place there.

Contact us

  • Phone: +44 (0)1483 300800

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