University of the Arts Rochester

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Rochester has a budding reputation as a centre of culture, learning and new technologies. And, with a deep-rooted arts and music scene, the town has a creative, edgy and lively vibe.

Perched high on a hill, our purpose-built Rochester campus enjoys great views over the town and the river Medway. The campus is a creative hub for students studying a rich variety of courses in fashion, photography, product design and digital animation.

With halls only five minutes away and a range of exceptional facilities, including an art shop, the Zandra Rhodes Gallery and the unique Gerber Suite, our Rochester campus offers you a genuinely inspirational study experience.

University of the Arts Rochester

Academic facilities

The facilities at UCA Rochester are second to none. You’ll be working in specialist studios, with up-to-the-minute equipment and software. You’ll also have access to a huge range of industry-standard facilities, including state-of-the-art fashion technology offered by only two other fashion departments in the country. You can discover more about individual specialist facilities on each of our course pages.

Rochester accommodation

In your first year, you can choose to apply for a place in our halls of residence, or search for private accommodation.

From the moment you arrive here, you’ll feel a sense of belonging. With roomy accommodation and comfy shared areas, you’ll soon feel part of the tight-knit, creative community that’s made our halls their home.