Access and Outreach

In the last year we have developed our access and outreach activities, implementing a range of new initiatives. These include support for the Target Oxbridge Cambridge residential, creating the Teach First residential in co-operation with Christ's College, Cambridge, and setting up an annual BME Open Day. In addition to these, we continue with our various other activities, including the Access Bus, King's Residentials, the HE+ programme, the CUSU Shadowing and school visits in our link area.  

The central Cambridge Admissions website also has a section for teachers, parents and advisers. We encourage teachers to sign up for the Cambridge University teachers and advisers' newsletter, which will keep you updated and give details of events and conferences for HE practitioners.

King's organises and undertakes visits to schools, as well as co-ordinating visits to the College by school pupils and teachers.
This programme provides an opportunity for students in Year 12 to explore their Higher Education options and receive information on how best to support their applications.    These visits are open t
If you're a Year 12 student thinking of applying, and based in Yorkshire or the North East, you may be eligible to stay in College free-of-charge.
If you're visiting King's you may be able to make an appointment with one of our Admissions Officers during your visit.
King's College is proud to have been involved with the Target Oxbridge Cambridge residential programme since 2018.
HE+ is a collaborative project between the University of Cambridge and its Colleges, working together with groups of state schools and colleges in 18 regions of the UK.  In the 2017-18 academic year,
An opportunity for schools with students in Year 12 to visit one of the Cambridge Colleges and receive further information about applying to the University.
The Access Bus is an outreach initiative which sees King's students travel to the College's catchment area in the North East.

Recent News

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College Statement on Admissions

A message from the Senior Tutor and Admissions Tutors on this year's admissions process.

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Newly appointed College Research Associate has academic paper published

Dr Sophia Cooke's co-written paper explores the impact that road density may be having on the UK’s birdlife.

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Statement from the Provost

A message from the Provost on racism and discrimination

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Contact Details

Undergraduate Admissions Office
King's College
King's Parade
Cambridge
CB2 1ST

Tel: +44 (0)1223 330 164

Tel: +44 (0)1223 331 147
Email: undergraduate.admissions@kings.cam.ac.uk

Teachers, parents and advisers may also find it useful to
read the advice provided on the central University website.