UCAS Information

School Contact:  Miss S Solanki, Assistant Head of Sixth Form

 Preparation for the UCAS application starts in Year 12, where students are encouraged to visit University Open Days and research into different types of HE courses available.  In Year 13 the students will research where to study the desired course and make their application online with ‘UCAS Apply’. 

The applicant journey:

Student researches where to study

Registers online with UCAS Apply

Completes all sections of the form including ‘The Personal Statement’

Reference is added by the School

School sends form electronically to UCAS

UCAS processes form and forwards to chosen HE institution

HE institutions submit decisions

Applicant views decisions on Track

All students are given support and guidance throughout the process of their application.  School Discovery Days have also been allocated to support students and visiting speakers come in to provide information about university fees and student finance.

 Students can use the following websites for further guidance and support:

 

·         http://ucas.com/

·      https://www.gov.uk/student-finance-register-login

·         http://practitioners.studentfinanceengland.co.uk

 

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