The University of Hertfordshire is committed to the development of sporting excellence
Sports Scholarships and a range of other sports services are on offer to provide the necessary support to enable athletes to successfully train, compete and achieve sporting and academic aspirations during their time at the university.
The £15m Sports Village boasts a wide range of state-of-the-art facilities including a 25m swimming pool, gym, climbing wall, squash courts and multi-purpose sports hall, plus extensive outdoor facilities
Listed as a Pre-Games Olympic Training Camp for London 2012
Brand new entertainment venue The Forum which features three entertainment spaces, a restaurant, cafe and multiple bars
Flexible learning options including Foundation Degrees and part-time courses
Located 30 minutes from London
Am I eligible?
If you are nationally ranked or have achieved recognition in your sport at a regional level or above, you could be eligible for a sports scholarship.
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Our sports scholars benefit from:
Top quality coaching by National Governing Body Coaches
Access to our resident physiotherapists at Bodybalance Physiotherapy Clinic
Strength and conditioning support from Performance Hertfordshire
Free annual gym and swim membership
Access to sports specific facilities at Hertfordshire Sports Village
Athletic Union membership
Contribution towards BUCS competition expenses
University branded team-wear
*Each applicant is assessed on an individual basis therefore services may vary from those listed above.
Athletes hosted by the University of Hertfordshire benefit from the expertise of top class service providers
The wealth of knowledge and experience of our partners provides our athletes with a great foundation and continuous high quality support during their sporting career.
Staff at Bodybalance Physiotherapy and Sports Injury Clinic have an impressive repertoire of experience gained from working at the London and Beijing Olympics, three Commonwealth Games and two World University Games.
Our Strength and Conditioning Coaches currently work with the English Institute of Sport, Arsenal Ladies FC, England Golf Union, Badminton England and Hertfordshire Mavericks Superleague Netball team.
Both facilities can be found at the Sports Performance and Development Centre on the de Havilland Campus