The 2008 European Capital of Culture, Liverpool has long been linked with providing the world with some of the UK’s most influential and memorable exports.
From The Beatles to the silverware adorned Anfield terraces, Liverpool student life promises an experience like no other.
Of course, there is much more to the city than the Fab Four and the football. Liverpool is a city of true metropolitan wonder, offering the arts of Monet and Tissot at the Walker Art Gallery, the symbolic artistry of Gustav Klimt at the Tate Liverpool and regular orchestral harmonies of the local Philharmonic. Restaurants can provide everything from a simple burger (Frankie and Benny’s) to a 5 star multi-course banquet (The London Carriage Works, 60 Hope Street), while a wide variety of cafes and bistros form the heart of a constantly buzzing student city.
For those seeking less formal evening, Liverpool is also a bounty of pubs, bars, live music and late night clubbing, ensuring that whatever takes your fancy, Liverpool student life will serve up unforgettable nights out, over and over again. For a mix of good music, cheap drinks and the always enticing promise of student discounts, we recommend checking out the eclectic entertainment on offer at BUMPER, Baa Bar, Heebie Jeebies and Krazy House.
For a world-class shopping experience, Liverpool city centre will have student loans bursting at the seams. Whether enticed by the high-street brands presented in the designer Liverpool ONE shopping centre, the outlet haven of Metquarter, the Victorian arcades of Lord Street or the fashion conscious boutiques of Cavern Walks, shopping in Liverpool will have you hunting for student discounts at every turn.
This vibrant student city plays host to a wide range of universities, including Liverpool Hope University, University of Liverpool, Liverpool John Moores University and the SAE Institute. Continuing to grow in popularity, Liverpool is home to a thriving student scene. For the very best student accommodation in Liverpool, please see our Liverpool Student Halls list below: