The University of Law in Liverpool

New for January 2020 - Study our full-time LPC

Kick-start your legal career in the heart of one of the most dynamic and inspiring cities in the world. Study the GDL and LPC with The University of Law in Liverpool.

The University of Liverpool, a leading Russell Group university will help build on our tradition as the longest-established legal training provider and strengthen our reputation for delivering market leading legal training courses by our tutors who are qualified lawyers.

Join over 22,000 students in a vibrant community bursting with social and sporting opportunities, careers support, networking events and modern, award-winning facilities.

As a University of Law student, you’ll also have access to the same services as our Chester and Manchester students, including our award-winning careers and employability service which highlights our impressive 97% employability rate.*


Find out more about the accommodation at the University of Liverpool



The Guild – Liverpool’s name for its students union - gives you the space and resource to come together with people who share the same interests. There are over 200 societies for you to get involved in. 

Sport Liverpool

Sport Liverpool offers you the space, facilities and support to try a whole range of different activities. Get fit, meet new people and have fun, all for a great price.

Our Sport and Fitness Centre offers you access to:

  • 25 metre swimming pool and shallow water area
  • Two sports halls
  • Four squash courts
  • Dance and spinning studios
  • Bouldering wall
  • Sports Cafe
  • Supportive staff and personal training sessions to help you achieve your fitness and wellbeing goals.

The City

Energetic, beautiful, creative… you will soon realise there is nowhere quite like Liverpool. Whether you’re shopping in Liverpool One, or visiting the many art galleries, restaurants, bars and museums there’s always something to see or do.

* 97% of our full-time 2016/17 and accelerated 2017/17 LPC students graduating in summer 2017 secured employment, a training contract, or further study within nine months of successfully completing their course.

How to find the Liverpool campus

The University of Law
The Law and Social Justice Building-2nd floor
Chatham Street
L69 7ZR

Conveniently located in the north west of England, The University of Law’s campus at Liverpool has excellent transport connections. The campus is based on the South campus of the University of Liverpool which can be easily reached by road, rail or air 

By car

From the M62: at the end of the motorway continue straight ahead onto Edge Lane (A5080 then A5047) and follow signs for Liverpool City Centre and the University.

Postcode for sat nav or online directions: L3 5TR 

By coach

The National Express coach station is in Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place, Liverpool, L1 8JX, an 18 minute walk from the Campus. From the bus station walk along Hanover Street, pass Liverpool Central Train Station. Cross Renshaw Street onto Brownlow Hill and head towards the Metropolitan Catholic Cathedral.

National Express Coaches
Telephone: +44 (0)8717 818181

Travelling by rail

The campus is a ten minute walk from the nearest mainline station at Lime Street.

Take the main exit and turn left into Lime Street. Then turn left again at the Britannia Adelphi Hotel and continue up Brownlow Hill towards the Metropolitan Catholic Cathedral and Red Brick Building with its clock tower.

Use the Merseyrail website  or National Rail Enquries to plan your journey.

Travelling by air

Liverpool is well connected to both London Heathrow and London Gatwick airports.

Liverpool Airport

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is eight miles from the city and is best reached by taxi or the express bus, directly outside the entrance to the airport terminal. You can also get buses 500, 86, 80A and 82A to Liverpool city centre.

Telephone: +44 (0)871 521 8484

Manchester Airport

A train service runs between Manchester Airport and Liverpool Lime Street station. There is also a direct coach service which takes about an hour.

Telephone: +44 (0)871 271 0711

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