Information for prospective students

Welcome to our exceptional teaching

Our ground-breaking curriculum offers a holistic approach to teaching that focuses on developing your academic and personal skills to prepare you for the jobs of the future.

The exceptionally high standards of teaching have been recognised by our students – 95 per cent of those questioned in the 2023 National Student Survey said their learning is supported well by our faculty.

Why study at Richmond?

Experience a truly international university 

What makes Richmond so special, providing diversity, choice and freedom:

Scholarships to make studying more affordable

There are a number of scholarship opportunities open to students at Richmond American University London to help lighten the financial cost of university study. Scholarships are split between those open to undergraduate and postgraduate students, and again by the home residency of the student.

Making it easier to find the support our students need

It can be difficult sometimes for students to know where to turn to for any help. Our Student Affairs team are here to listen and to support, and there are lots of options for you to try at Richmond if you find yourself struggling.

Whether it’s your mental health, your studies, money, housing, relationships or something else, you can find support for whatever challenge you’re facing.

The team offers personalised support, unique to each individual student, signposting them to specialist services if required.

Take a look at our dedicated Student Life webpage to view the services our students can access.

University Calendar Key Dates

September 2024

Undergraduates Tuesday 3  – Friday 6 September 2024 Orientation, Registration for New Students
Monday 9 September 2024 First day of classes
Postgraduates Saturday 21 – Sunday 22 September 2024 Orientation, Registration for New Students
Monday 23 September 2024 First day of classes

More detailed information on the University academic calendar can be found here.

Contact us

If you would like more information or have any questions, our Admissions and Recruitment team would be happy to help. Please email our team on If you are in the US, please email