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Campus tours

King’s is pleased to offer guided campus tours of four of our five river-side campuses. Visit us to find out more about King’s, our world-class teaching and research, outstanding facilities and excellent student experience. 

Guy's Campus

Book now to attend a Guy's Campus tour  

For visitors interested in studying an undergraduate course delivered by the Faculty of Life Sciences & Medicine, Dental Institute, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience or Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing & Midwifery.King's College London's Guy's Campus

Our undergraduate Guy's Campus tours take place every weekday afternoon (excluding some bank holidays and other selected dates). On the day, please arrive at the main reception of New Hunt's House, Guy's Campus at 2.20pm. A King's student ambassador wearing a red t-shirt will meet you there. The tour will commence at 2.30pm and last around one hour.

On Wednesdays and Fridays, students attending a Guy's Campus tour will also have the option to visit our Waterloo Campus. Please see below for further information.

Strand Campus

Book now to attend a Strand Campus tour

For visitors interested in studying an undergraduate course delivered by the Faculty of Arts & Humanities, Faculty of Natural & Mathematical Sciences, Faculty of Social Science & Public Policy or The Dickson Poon School of Law.King's College London Strand Campus

Our undergraduate Strand Campus tours take place every weekday afternoon (excluding some bank holidays and other selected dates). On the day, please arrive at the main reception of Strand Campus at 2.20pm. A King's student ambassador wearing a red t-shirt will meet you there. The tour will commence at 2.30pm and last around one hour.

On Wednesdays and Fridays, students attending a Strand Campus tour will also have the option to visit our Maughan Library or Waterloo Campus. Please see below for further information.

Maughan Library and Waterloo Campus

On Wednesdays and Fridays only:

  • Students attending a Strand Campus tour are encouraged to join an optional additional tour of our Maughan Library, the main research library at King's for humanities, law and science. Alternatively, students interested in studying English language and linguistics are encouraged to attend a Waterloo Campus tour, the main teaching campus for this subject at King's. 
  • Students attending a Guy's Campus tour who are interested in studying nutrition & dietetics, nursing, midwifery or pharmaceutical sciences are encouraged to join an optional additional tour of our Waterloo Campus, where students for these subjects would undertake some teaching. 

To join either tour, please book a Strand or Guy's tour as appropriate above for any Wednesday or Friday. Please meet the King's student ambassador at the main entrance to the Maughan Library or the main reception of the Franklin Wilkins Building, Waterloo Campus. Both tours begin at 4pm and last for around 20-30 minutes.

Postgraduate tours

We offer postgraduate campus tours typically once a month. These tours focus on topics which are relevant to prospective postgraduate taught and research students, and are delivered by a current King's master's or PhD student. 

Tours of our Guy's, Strand and Denmark Hill campuses run normally during the afternoon on the fourth Wednesday of each month. Please select which campus to visit based on your department of interest. 

Guy's Campus

Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine, Dental Institute, Florence Nightingale School of Nursing and Midwifery.

Book now to attend a Guy's postgraduate campus tour

Strand Campus

Faculty of Arts & Humanities, Dickson Poon School of Law, Faculty of Social Science and Public Policy, Faculty of Natural and Mathematical Science.

Book now to attend a Strand postgraduate campus tour

Denmark Hill Campus

Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience.

Book now to attend a Denmark Hill postgraduate campus tour

If you are unable to make our monthly postgraduate tour, you are welcome to instead attend one of our daily undergraduate campus tours.

 

Departmental and accommodation visits

Unfortunately it is not possible to include visits to specific departments or King's accommodation as part of the campus tours above. If you would like to speak to our Admissions Office or Residences team however, you are welcome to drop by their offices before or after your tour. Please see below for further details.

Admissions Office

Open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm for drop-in enquiries: 

7th Floor
James Clerk Maxwell Building
Waterloo Campus 
57 Waterloo Road 
London 
SE1 8WA

You can also make an enquiry about admissions at King's by visiting the undergraduate admissions or the postgraduate admissions pages.

King's Residences

Open Monday to Friday, 8am to 8pm, Saturday and Sunday 10am to 6pm for drop-in enquiries: 

Great Dover Street Apartments 
165 Great Dover Street 
London SE1 4XA

Open Monday to Sunday 10am to 6pm for telephone enquiries: +44 (0)20 7407 0083 

Accommodation tours can be arranged by emailing bookings@kcl.ac.uk 

 

School groups

UK school groups: Unfortunately, we are typically unable to book school groups on our daily guided tours due to capacity restrictions. However, our Schools and Colleges Liaison team offer a range of visits and activities for schools, including on-campus Explore King's events. Please contact schools.liaison@kcl.ac.uk for further information. 

EU school groups: Please contact our European schools liaison team at counsellors@kcl.ac.uk to enquire about visiting King's. 

International school groups: Please contact our International team at international@kcl.ac.uk to enquire about visiting King's. 


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