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Welcome to Sidney Sussex

Sidney Sussex College was founded on St. Valentine's Day in 1596 by legacy of Lady Frances Sidney, Countess of Sussex. The College is located in the historic heart of Cambridge, and its beautiful buildings and gardens are home to a dynamic and diverse academic community. Our students, Fellows and staff come from all backgrounds and all over the world, drawn by the University of Cambridge's world-class reputation and Sidney Sussex's commitment to excellence in teaching and research.

Undergraduate admissions open days

Attending an open day is undoubtedly the best way to find out more about Sidney Sussex.

We have two forthcoming open days on the 10th and 17th September. These will be for all subjects and will include talks about the College and how to make a competitive application.

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