Summer 2020 Online Events

Virtual Open Day Question and Answer Session - Thursday 2 July

Robinson will be hosting a live Q+A Webinar session with Admissions Tutors and current students at 2pm on Thursday 2nd July, to give prospective students the chance to ask questions about the admissions process, college life, facilities, and student experience.

Please register in advance for the Webinar by 12 noon on Wednesday 1st July here:

Subject Webinars

Robinson will be running a series of subject specific Webinars throughout July. These will involve an introduction to the college by admissions staff, a course talk from the subject Director of Studies, a chance to ask questions to current students and staff and a virtual tour of college facilities. Please register by noon the day before each Webinar using the links below (for Webinars on a Monday, please register the previous Friday). Any students currently in Year 12 (or equivalent) attending UK schools and colleges may register. 

Wednesday 1 July, 4pm: History

Monday 6 July, 4pm: Engineering

Tuesday 7 July, 3pm: English

Wednesday 8 July, 11am: Economics

Thursday 9 July, 4pm: Modern and Medieval Languages

Wednesday 15 July, 4pm: Biological Natural Sciences

Monday 20 July, 3pm : Law

If the Webinars are oversubscribed, priority will be given based on A-Level (or equivalent) predicted grades and whether students meet one or more of the following criteria:

  • Have no parental history of higher education
  • Live in neighborhoods with low overall progression to higher education
  • Have lived, or are currently living, in local authority care
  • Have been eligible for free school meals within the past six years
  • Are from an ethnic group currently underrepresented at Cambridge
  • Have a disability
  • Attend a state-maintained school or sixth form college
  • Attend a school in one of Robinson College's Link Areas (Gloucestershire, Swindon, Wiltshire, London Borough of Wandsworth


Schools and Groups:

If your school or college is interested in visiting Robinson, or you would like the Schools Liaison and Outreach Officer to visit your school/college, please contact Will Fenwick by email.

In addition to the Open Days, details of which can be found here, Robinson runs events throughout the year, which are designed to give prospective students a taste of life at Robinson College. Some events include the opportunity to stay overnight in College while others offer programmes during the day.

Additional assistance is available to schools in Robinson's link areas of Wandsworth, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire and Swindon.