If you are in Year 4, 5 or 6 in a school local to the Portsmouth UK area, you can enter our Design a Campus competition!

Who can enter: You must be in Year 4, 5 or 6 and local to the Portsmouth UK area (if you win, we will send you the prize via your school).

How to enter: Create a map of a university campus. You can design it on a computer or you can draw it on paper. Think about all the places that there are in a university and what students need.

What would your dream university look like?

Where would students eat, sleep and go to lectures? Are their any innovations or inventions that could make their time at university better?

We are looking for colourful, creative entries with lots of ideas about what would make a brilliant university campus!

The prize: You could win a £20 Amazon voucher. Think of all the fidget spinners that could buy!

How to send us your entry: You can email us your entry to upforjuniors@port.ac.uk or you can post your entry (teachers, if you are sending us several entries, please make sure you add the correct postage).

UP for Juniors

​University of Portsmouth,
Mercantile House, 
7th Floor, Hampshire Terrace 

Closing date: We must receive your entry by 12th July 2017 at the latest.




Are you Year 5?

Have you recently seen us at your school?

If so, you will have read about our poetry competition in your Going UP booklet. 

If you are in Year 5 or 6 in a school local to the Portsmouth UK area, you can enter our poetry competition. Write us a poem about what you would like to be in the future. If we use your poem on our website, we will send you a goody bag via your school.


We will regularly be looking for new poems for our poetry page.

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Competitions small print: There will be no alternative prizes, the judge’s decision is final, we must receive entries by the closing date. Prizes will be delivered via your school hence the school must be local to Portsmouth. You must be a pupil in Year 4, 5 or 6.