Leeds has plenty to offer families including great schools, facilities and activities if you spend some time investigating and planning before you arrive.
The campus is family friendly and there are plenty of ways to meet other families and get involved in activities in the local area. You may also need to think about schools and childcare.
Accommodation for families
Moving to Leeds with your family will be an exciting time. There are a number of things you'll need to know about before you arrive for your course.
Babies born in the UK
If you have a baby while you're studying in the UK, then you'll need to find out how this affects you and your child.
If you have children, it's likely that at some stage you'll need to arrange childcare so you can concentrate on your studies.
Leeds has lots of family-friendly activities in and around the surrounding areas that you and your family can enjoy. There's something for everyone, so why not get out and explore?
Family friendly campus
The University of Leeds is one of the biggest campus universities in the UK and provides lots of facilties that families and parents can use.
Meet other parents
Meeting other student parents and their children is a great way to make new friends, and an opportunity to offer one another mutual support and take part in family-friendly social activities.
We believe that being pregnant, terminating a pregnancy or having children or other caring responsibilities should not be a barrier to success at the University.