Our beautiful campus at Buxton is about an hour from Derby and Manchester. It is home to courses in sport and outdoor leadership, and hotel, resort and spa management.
Sport and Outdoor Leadership courses
Buxton is a perfect base for adventure. Surrounded by the Peak District, it offers climinging, kayaking, trekking, cycling and more.
Find out more about the sport and outdoor degrees offered by our College of Natural and Life Sciences.
Hospitality, Tourism, Spa and Events courses
Buxton is a historic tourist spa town. It boasts a spa, international festivals, a famous opera house and spectacular Georgian architecture.
Find out more about the Hospitality, Tourism, Spa and Events degrees offered by our College of Business.
Student life in Buxton
Buxton is a stunning, bustling town with a wealth of shops, a thriving arts scene and stunning scenery. It has everything you'll need from local facilities and transport, to shopping and nightlife.
Accommodation in Buxton
Our halls of residence in Buxton are just ten minutes' walk from the Campus and the town.
Most first year students live in them: they're owned and run by the University, and they're a great way to make friends. We’re committed to providing safe, affordable accommodation and you can even have canoe storage!
If you have something that is affecting you in or out of College or University feel free to contact our dedicated student wellbeing team at Buxton. They are open throughout the year, including non term-time periods, and the service they provide is tailored specifically for you.
The Chaplaincy at Buxton Campus is for people of all faiths and none, and for staff and students alike. They offer general support, encouragement and a confidential listening ear as well as individual opportunities for prayer and spiritual help.
University of Derby Buxton
1 Devonshire Road
T: +44 (0)1332 590500