University Campus Oldham


  • Location: Town

Student life

UCO offer a wide-range of extra support to enhance your employability and learn additional skills.

  • At the heart of our campus, the Library & Resource Centre provides access to a wealth of online information, audio-visual materials and, of course, books.
  • The Careers & Employability team offer a wide range of services, including CV development, interview coaching, workshops and much more.
  • Our Academic Success Centre is a vital hub to help you during your studies, including sessions on dissertation writing, research skills and writing better essays.
  • We have several purpose-built performing arts studios on campus. Our Rehearsal Studio, with its high-grade semi-sprung floor, allows you space to train and rehearse.

Modern and comfortable environments are available on campus to enrich your learning experience.

Campus and facilities

UCO has its own dedicated town-campus not far from Oldham College. With excellent transport links, UCO is ideally located  within walking distance of two Metrolink stops, the town’s bus station and several car parks.

Our campus is central to so many amenities. Nearby you will have easy access to shopping centres, restaurants, theatres, Gallery Oldham and the new Old Town Hall Cinema on the vibrant Parliament Square.

With an urban feel on campus, you are also on the doorstep to the stunning Peak District National Park and beautiful parks, such as Alexandra Park and Tandle Hill Country Park. Manchester city centre is just eight miles away.

Course locations

Main Site

University Way, Oldham, OL1 1BB