Phone the University of Cambridge on their UK admissions telephone number 01223 333 308 to contact a representative about the application process to a undergraduate humanities or STEM course at any of their colleges.


About the University of Cambridge

Cambridge University is a collegiate research university, and is the second-oldest university in the English-speaking world, as it is believed to be founded by King Henry III in 1231. Furthermore, the University of Cambridge is one of the most prestigious academic institutes in the world, regularly appearing at the top of the league table both arts and STEM subjects. As a campus university, Cambridge is made up of 31 autonomous colleges that are located across the city rather than in a main campus.


Cambridge University Admissions Enquiries – 01223 333 308

Contact Cambridge University on the main undergraduate admissions telephone number 01223 333 308 for any enquiries about the application process or the criteria required to receive a place to study. It is recommended that you enquire about which of the university’s colleges teaches your intended course, whether it is a humanity or STEM subject, as each has a different intake of students. Furthermore, if you a postgraduate student who would like to apply to study a Master’s at Cambridge then you should verify which college offers your course, as you would have to send your application to the relevant professor for your research area.

If you have accepted a place at the University of Cambridge then you should enquire about how you can pay your fees at enrolment or how to apply for a room at collegiate accommodation. However, first year undergraduate students will not always receive a place in the dormitories of their college but may have to apply for a room at one of the University of Cambridge’s intercollegiate halls of accommodation. You should also contact a member of the university’s admissions team to enquire about any available grants or scholarships for your college and subject before discussing your eligibility as successful applicants can receive a reduction in course fees. Alternatively, callers can enquire about Cambridge University’s summer school scheme for both domestic and international students. For instance, the university offers bridging courses for mature students who have been out of education for an extended period of time or for applicants to particularly competitive courses such as Medicine or Law.


Call Costs

The University of Cambridge’s admission enquiries helpline operates using a 01 contact number that charges callers the standard per-minute rate as any other local call made from a UK mobile or landline telephone. However, you may be able to contact the Cambridge University for free if you are using up any inclusive free minutes that have been offered by your telephone’s service provider.


Key University of Cambridge Contact Numbers

University of Cambridge Helpline UK Contact Number
Admission Enquiries 01223 333 308
Academic Affairs 01223 332 200
Accommodation Enquiries 01223 338 099
Adult Education 01223 746 222


Other Ways to Contact the University


Email the University of Cambridge

You can avoid the cost of calling University of Cambridge by telephone as you can also contact a representative for free when sending an email enquiry to their official admissions department on the following address:


DWP Twitter Support

Prospective students can also discuss their application over social media as the University of Cambridge runs a Twitter Page that provides both admission and general support.