They work side by side – learn together, research together, serve together, even explore
the world together. Ask Manchester University students or graduates what they value
most about their Manchester years and they are likely to say the mentor-friendships of
Whether you talk to alumni from the class of ’49 or the class of ’09, the stories of
encouragement and inspiration are the same. They recall teachers at Manchester who helped
them realize their potential, pointed them in the right direction, believed in them before
they believed in themselves, or simply changed everything.
Personal attention is the Manchester brand. It’s what we do best – and it’s something we
do better than other colleges and universities.
Many of our students choose Manchester over
large universities because they value the time and attention they know they’ll get from faculty.
When students arrive here, their teachers don’t think of them as numbers, but as people with
names – and dreams.
Manchester continues to put students first when we recognize the vital role that faculty
play in our students’ lives. When we support faculty in research and professional development,
we directly help students. Stronger teachers create a richer educational experience for
all students. THE BENEFITS >