University Officers' Training Corps

Liverpool UOTC


Liverpool UOTC recruits from universities right across the local area. It is part of North West Officer Training Regiment, combining Liverpool UOTC and Manchester and Salford UOTC.

Below lists which universities we recruit from and how to join us during your university's Freshers' week.  

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Freshers'/Recruitment Fair 2018

Come and find us at your university’s Freshers' Fair! We will be at the following universities on these dates:


  • Preston (UCLAN) – 17th – Welcome Village
  • Liverpool – 20th to 21st – Guild Hall
  • Cumbria – 20th – Lancaster Campus

  • LJMU – 26th – Liverpool Echo Arena
  • Hope – 27th – Students Hub, Campus


  • Lancaster – 1st to 5th – Great Hall, Campus

Application Form


Open Evenings 2018

In addition to Freshers' Fairs, you can also come along to one of our Open Evenings, where you can meet staff and current students. These will be held at our base from 1830-2130 on the following dates:


  • 18th – Lancaster
  • 25th – Liverpool 


  • 2nd – Liverpool 
  • 4th – Lancaster 



Free travel is available for 25th and 2nd (Liverpool), with transport pick ups at 1800 at The Lion in St Georges Hall and at 1800 at the Chavasse Memorial. Transport is also available for 18th and 4th (Lancaster), with pick ups at 1800 from 53 Degrees nightclub, 1830 from Lancaster University Chaplaincy and 1845 from Park Hotel Bus Stop.


Selection Event 2018

To join our unit, you will need to attend one of our Selection Events, here we will assess your suitability to join our unit. This will include leadership tasks and interviews. Travel and food will be provided. These will take place on 29th September and 6th October, at Crawford Hall in Liverpool.

There is no need to be nervous, we are looking for potential leaders, not the finished article.

Free transport is available from some universities, please contact us for more information.


Medical Days 2018

You will need to pass an Army Medical to make sure you are physically and mentally fit to join our unit. You will need to attend one of the following days:


  • 30th


  • 7th, 13th or 14th

Details for pick ups and timings will be provided at the Selection Event. After passing the Medical, you can start training!

3 steps to join

  1. Step 1

    Find us at a Fresher's fair or come to an Opening Evening and get an Application Form

  2. Step 2

    Attend the Selection Event and Medical

  3. Step 3

    Start training!

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