Information for parents and guardians

As a parent you want to make sure your daughter or son has all the information they need to make the right choice for their future. You also want peace of mind that they are safe, happy and have everything they need to manage independently.

To help you feel assured that your daughter or son will be best prepared for this exciting new chapter, we provide the answers to some of the questions that might be on your mind.

Faq Items

Why should my daughter/son go to university?

My daughter/son isn't sure what to study, do you have any advice?

How will they finance their education?

How do they apply?

What support do LJMU offer to their students?

My daughter/son will be living in student accommodation. What sort of accommodation is on offer?

How can I be sure my daughter/son is safe and secure while at university?

Are they likely to get a career at the end of their degree?

Why should they study in Liverpool?

What are the facilities like at LJMU?

What is the student experience at LJMU like?

My daughter/son is keen to study abroad. What sort of travel opportunities are there?

Is it possible to visit LJMU with my daughter/son?

Where can I get more information?


of LJMU students in work or further study within six months of graduation (DLHE Survey 2016/17)


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of LJMU students enjoy their university experience (NSS 2018)