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Holiday Scheme for students with dependants

The Holiday Scheme is open to school children aged 5 - 14 years, who may be children and dependants of University staff and students, partner organisations on campus and the University of Warwick Science Park and children attending local schools in Coventry and Warwickshire.

What will the programme be like?

The aim of the Holiday Scheme is to offer an inspiring range of educational, cultural and sporting activities to challenge, entertain and enthuse; develop children's knowledge and skills and utilise the fantastic resources available on campus. The diverse programme will contain a balance of physical and creative/intellectual activities every day, as well as plenty of time for both structured, instructor-led sessions and free play. The programme includes a wide range of experiences - from environment/nature-related activities outdoors and a range of sports and games (including coach-led sessions such as tennis, cardio fitness, etc) to fun academic related sessions, performance/theatre/visual arts workshops, dance and music workshops, art, design and crafts, language sessions, and much more. 

Please read the frequently asked questions in full prior to progressing your booking. If you have any further queries about the Scheme, please email:

How much?

The rate for the Holiday Scheme is £39 for a full day (8am-6pm) and £26 for half-day sessions (8am-1pm or 12pm-6pm). There are however a selection of discounts available to University members and external parents that reduce the cost to £34 per full day and £22 per half-day. These include the 'early University discount' which is available to University staff and students on or before 5th January 2018 (or 4th March 2018 for Easter), a sibling discount and a 5 day discount. Please look through the pricing page for details.

How do I book?

Please take a look at the frequently asked questions before you book for more details about the Scheme. To book, please complete the appropriate booking form making sure you complete a separate form for each child.

Once you have made your booking, further details about the Holiday Scheme will be provided. This information is also available on the 'post-booking' section of the website.


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