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 gym, Physiotherapy clinic, strength and conditioning facility, squash courts, multi-purpose sports halls, hard courts and brand new 3G artificial pitches
Pre-Games Olympic Training Camp for London 2012
Entertainment venue The Forum features multi-entertainment spaces, restaurants, cafes and bars
Flexible learning options including Foundation Degrees, Online 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:
Highly qualified National Governing Body Coaches
Access to our resident Physiotherapists at Bodybalance Physiotherapy Clinic
Strength and Conditioning programme and sessions at Performance Hertfordshire
Free membership to the 150 station health and fitness gym, performance gym and pool
Use of sports specific facilities within Hertfordshire Sports Village
Contribution towards BUCS competition expenses
University branded team-wear
Academic flexibility for international athletes
Performance Lifestyle support
*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, four Commonwealth Games and three World University Games.
Our Strength and Conditioning Coaches currently work with the English Institute of Sport, Arsenal Ladies FC, The FA, England Golf Union, Badminton England and Hertfordshire Mavericks Superleague Netball team.
Both facilities can be found at Hertfordshire Sports Village on the de Havilland Campus