• 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 15 years – reaching over … 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

  • Mentoring

    After a very successful pilot in early 2019, in partnership with Brightside, ULI is now running a mentoring initiative to match enthusiastic pupils from the schools we have visited with UrbanPlan volunteers - all via an online platform. Read More

UK Urbanplan News

New UrbanPlan schools mentoring programme…

After a successful pilot earlier in 2019, ULI UK is excited to announce it is launching a mentoring programme for UrbanPlan pupils. In partnership with Brightside the aim is to match enthusiastic pupils from the schools we have visited with UrbanPlan volunteers – all via … Read More

Want to volunteer in schools on our next…

The ULI UK team will be back in schools delivering UrbanPlan in November 2019. There will be a number of opportunities to volunteer in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Birmingham and London. Take at look at our volunteering page for more information. https://urbanplanuk.uli.org/volunteer/ You will need to be trained … Read More

Students Celebrate UrbanPlan Success at City…

Students from 20 schools across the UK participated in a celebration event of the 2018–19 ULI UK UrbanPlan programme, which took place on Monday 15 July at City Hall, London. Read More

2018-19 tour draws to a close

UrbanPlan UK has had another successful year! We have visited 42 schools since September 2019 from Glasgow to Brighton and worked with 100 new volunteers reaching 1200 young people! We also ran a very successful mentoring pilot with partners Brightside and are hoping to raise … Read More