Established in 1850 as a Catholic teacher training college, St Mary's has a long-standing reputation for academic excellence and the granting of university title is an exciting milestone in its history. On 23rd January 2014, St Mary's University College, Twickenham, was awarded full university title by the Privy Council and became St Mary's University, Twickenham.
Their Widening Participation and Outreach team leads on delivering the University’s Access Agreement in order to break down any barriers that might prevent a learner progressing to university. Activities include:
- Specialist Support (Care experienced and estranged students, Mature Learners and Students with disabilities)
- Tutoring and Mentoring
- Campus activities
- Academic Taster Days
- Student Ambassador Scheme