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Student life

As a student at Camberwell College of Arts, you will be studying in one of the world’s most inspiring cities.

The college has around 2200 students and is based in a unique and vibrant part of south east London. The area is home to a diverse community of which we are a part of. Our students make the most of the opportunities it has to offer. You can live, work and become part of the creative community on your doorstep.

As a college we are here to support you. Whether this be with your academic work or your well-being there will be someone on hand to help. We want your time with us to be creative, productive and rewarding.

Living in London

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College life

  • Flower print pattern digitally manipulated and distorted by Chloe Tabarie - BA Graphic Design.
    Credit: Chloe Tabarie Chloe Tabarie,
    BA (Hons) Graphic Design, Camberwell College of Arts, UAL |
    Student services

    Counselling, health advice, chaplaincy, disability and dyslexia support, and advice on funding, immigration and visas.

  • South London Gallery.,
    , Camberwell College of Arts, UAL | Photograph: South London Gallery.
    Work whilst studying

    Support yourself whilst studying at UAL.

  • Wood workshop at Peckham Road.
    Kristy Noble., Wood workshop at Peckham Road.
    , Camberwell College of Arts, UAL | Photograph: Camberwell College of Arts.
    Facilities and workshops

    Browse the spaces you will have access to.

  • Photograph of steps down into the water in a lake taken on a sunny day with the sun glistening on the water by Pippa Healy - MA Fine Art: Printmaking
    Pippa Healy
    , Camberwell College of Arts, UAL
    Events

    What's on at Camberwell College of Arts.

  • SOS – Work In progress by Ellie Home
    Credit: Ellie Home Ellie Home, SOS – Work In progress
    , Camberwell College of Arts, UAL |
    Stories

    See what students and staff are working on at Camberwell College of Arts.

  • Photographic collage by Mohammed Helal - BA Fine Art: Drawing.
    Mohammed Helal,
    BA (Hons) Fine Art: Drawing, Camberwell College of Arts, UAL
    Graduate Showcase  

    View work by our design and fine art graduates on the Graduate Showcase.

  • Abbie Freeman, Harlow Riso
    BA (Hons) Graphic Design, Camberwell College of Arts, UAL | Photograph: Abbie Freeman
    Arts SU  

    See events and support provided by the Student Union.

  • Photographic print of forest and lake by Pippa Healy - MA Fine Art: Printmaking.
    Pippa Healy,
    , Camberwell College of Arts, UAL
    Student tips  

    Tips for living in halls, student events and trips.