• About UrbanPlan

    UrbanPlan is a realistic, engaging, and academically demanding classroom-based programme in which students learn about the fundamental forces that affect urban regeneration. An educational initiative developed by the Urban Land Institute, UrbanPlan has been running successfully in high schools in the US for over ten years – reaching over … Read More

  • Our Model

    UrbanPlan UK delivers targeted, one-day workshops for 16-18 year-olds, most of whom study geography and business studies A Levels. The workshops bring real estate to life in a way designed to be relevant to the syllabus and compelling for young people. ULI has adapted the … Read More

  • Volunteers

    Volunteers are an important part of UrbanPlan UK. Students and teachers are overwhelmingly positive about their contribution: 90% agreed the volunteers were a valuable part of the experience. As the workshop is led by professional facilitators, the volunteers’ time is spent engaging with the students … Read More

  • Teachers

    UrbanPlan is a free education programme for sixth form students, led by facilitators and industry experts. It explores the market and non-market tensions involved in urban regeneration. Read More

  • Supporters

    UrbanPlan UK has been made possible thanks to the wonderful support of the property industry. We have a group of funders who are fully engaged in the programme and have helped ULI identify schools, refine the programme and recruit volunteers. We have SUSTAINING FOUNDERS who have … Read More

UK Urbanplan News

Another successful tour finishes


The UrbanPlan team visited another 20 schools in the Spring taking the overall total for the academic year to 35 schools. That means we have reached 800 pupils this year alone! And, overall, we have delivered to 1500 young people with the support of 350 … Read More

Twenty school tour planned for March 2017…

Urban Plan, Bishop Challoner Catholic Collegiate School, 16th December 2015

The UrbanPlan UK team are off on tour again in March – this time we start in Southampton and finish in Aberdeen!  20 schools will mean we reach another 600 pupils -in just four weeks!  We still have a few volunteer spaces available if you … Read More

Great coverage of UrbanPlan


Take a look at this recent report and great film courtesy of the Estates Gazette. http://www.egi.co.uk/news/lesson-plans/  

Autumn 16 tour update and another award!


As the UrbanPlanUK Autumn 16 tour draws to a close, we are delighted to report that we have visited another 15 schools and reached another 450 pupils from Scotland, to Liverpool, via Sheffield and Birmingham and then London! Feedback again has been outstanding – this … Read More