Close to campus, there’s a vibrant University Quarter where the leafy Avenues residential area borders an eclectic selection of bars, coffee shops, eateries and boutiques. Hull’s lively city centre also offers a broad range of shops, restaurants, cafés, bars, theatres and clubs, as well as the picturesque marina.
Humber Street is a popular creative and cultural hub including art galleries, live music venues, markets and fine dining establishments. The annual Freedom Festival is a premier art, music and entertainment event growing locally and nationally.
Hull the 2017 UK City of Culture and the hub for must-see exhibitions, performances and much more during 2017 and beyond.
Connected to country and coast
The city is only a short train journey to bigger cities: Leeds (1 hour), Manchester (2 hours) and London (1 hour 40mins), and an hour from the stunning coastline and the beautiful seaside town of Scarborough. Plus, Hull has the rolling Yorkshire Wolds right on its doorstep.