Parents and supporters

Parents and Supporters

Welcome to the University of Kent.

You'll want your child to thrive and achieve their full potential at a university that understands, encourages and supports their ambitions. Book your place at one of our Open Days to discover why Kent is right for your child.

Have a question?

Give us a call on +44 (0) 1227 816060 and we'll be happy to help. 

Cost of Living support

We understand that the rising costs of living are having an impact on many families, and that many prospective students are concerned about whether university is affordable. 

Find out about the support we've already put in place including fixed price accommodation with no utility bills, travel discounts, subsidised meals, and free sports membership.


Applying to university

Our recruitment officer Russ gives you all the top tips you need for your child's 2023 university application.

Discover our Open Days

Whatever your interests, whatever your goals, coming to a Kent Open Day is the first step to achieving them.

Start your journey

We inspire each other to do outstanding things at Kent and that, in turn, empowers our graduates to do outstanding things in the world.

Arriving at Kent

Tricia, one of our current students, shares her experiences of arriving at Kent.