University of Salford Manchester

Campus Life

Our University offers the best learning spaces for you to develop skills in your chosen subject area.

But we aren’t resting on our laurels, and are currently expanding our campuses even more.

As our University continues to grow, so do your opportunities.

We are committed to investing in our students through; innovative and state-of-the-art facilities, a dedicated and expert team of academics, and a profound and personal student support team.

New buildings demonstrating our commitment to invest in our students

Peel Park: Our main campus is home to lecture theatres, study spaces, facilities and amenities. Some of the key buildings based here include Maxwell, New Adelphi, Chapman, Peel, Lady Hale, Clifford Whitworth Library and University House.

MediaCityUK: The place to be if you're studying a media-based degree. Our MediaCityUK campus opened in 2011 and sits cosily amongst over 80 creative and digital organisations, including the BBC and ITV.

Frederick Road: Courses based on this campus tend to be from the Schools of Health Sciences and Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work and Social Sciences. We have a multitude of industry-standard facilities here with practice clinics, a mock hospital ward and a human performance lab.

Atmosphere: Our on campus bar and kitchen is the centre of student activity at the University. Whether you’re after pint or just a cup of coffee, Atmosphere is a stylish and modern-student setting that is perfect for socialising!

Salford Museum and Art Gallery: Located on our Peel Park campus, the museum features a programme of exhibitions offering an insight into the history and heritage of Salford. It’s also a more relaxed setting if you fancy a chat.

Shock Radio: Based at the heart of our campus, our in-house radio station, Shock, is broadcasting for your listening pleasure! You can get involved with the production of the show here.

Sports Centre: If it’s sport you’re into then the Sports Centre, open 7 days a week, has something for you. Whether you’re looking to make a splash in our five lane 25m pool, or chill out and relax in the spa and sauna, there really is something to suit all sporting needs.

Getting to know your Students' Union could prove one of the most important decisions you make here at Salford. The Union offers a great venue for socialising and meeting new people; and also offers a thorough and personal student support system for any students struggling to adapt to university life.

Our Students' Union also has a number of societies that you can join, with clubs ranging from Law to Poker.

Learn more about your Student Union...

Learning Resources at the University of Salford: 1860 study locations across 5 places; more than 700 workstations; 24/7 PC suite access; more than 600,000 e-books; laptop loans at all library sites; over 360,000 printed books; 27 special collections; and FREE wireless access.

Visit us

Come and visit our beautiful campus from the comfort of your own home with our Virtual Open Day. Tailor it to your course and lifestyle to create your ideal University of Salford tour!

Campus Map

Find out more about our campus locations by using our Campus Map, or downloading the University of Salford Campus Map and Guide (pdf).

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