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UCASUCAS points: how they work and how to calculate them

Apr 19th 2024 · 3 min read

Looking to calculate your UCAS points? You're in the right place! Let's walk through what they are and how to calculate your scores.

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UCAS All things UCAS Extra

May 23rd 2024 · 2 min read

UCAS Extra is a service for students who have applied to universities via UCAS and have either not received any offers ...

UCAS UCAS Application deadline 2025

May 16th 2024 · 3 min read

2025 is creeping ever closer and if you're thinking of going to university, it’s time to start planning your applic...

UCAS Can you get into a university that rejected you?

May 2nd 2024 · 4 min read

Dealing with rejection is never easy – you may have got your hopes up about going to a specific university and now thin...

UCAS When Do Universities Confirm Your Place in 2024?

Apr 30th 2024 · 5 min read

Knowing if you have a place at university can be an anxious wait, but don’t panic. The wait will be over soon!

UCAS UCAS Clearing 2024: What to expect and how to prepare

Apr 26th 2024 · 8 min read

You can still apply to university! If you’ve just missed out on a spot at uni or have decided the course you chose is n...

UCAS UCAS points: how they work and how to calculate them

Apr 19th 2024 · 3 min read

Looking to calculate your UCAS points? You're in the right place! Let's walk through what they are and how to c...

UCAS What is Clearing Plus?

Apr 11th 2024 · 3 min read

Clearing Plus is a new system developed by UCAS to find more personalised courses for students. Developed as an extensi...

UCAS UCAS personal statements are changing: here’s what you need to know

Apr 3rd 2024 · 4 min read

Personal statements are set to become a thing of the past. The University and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) has in...

UCAS What is a conditional offer?

Feb 29th 2024 · 3 min read

A conditional offer is the most common offer a student will receive. It is an offer that often serves as the motivation...

UCAS UCAS Application FAQs

Jan 4th 2024 · 5 min read

Tackling UCAS applications can be difficult to get your head around. With many moving parts, you're bound to have q...

UCAS Essential Questions to Ask During the University Clearing Process

Jan 4th 2024 · 6 min read

Clearing is an important part of the university application process. Clearing allows students to explore alternative st...

UCAS UCAS Hub (Formerly UCAS Track)

Oct 3rd 2023

We’ve got all you need to know about UCAS Hub to keep you in the know and in the right position to accept or decline of...

UCAS Clearing 2024 FAQs

Sep 15th 2023 · 10 min read

Clearing is an opportunity to explore alternative paths and discover new possibilities. But, as UCAS Clearing looms, st...

UCAS The Impact of Your Social Media Presence on University Applications

Aug 10th 2023 · 5 min read

Just a few clicks away, we’re never far from logging into social media. Whether it’s staying up to date with friends an...

UCAS Exploring UCAS Clearing: Debunking Common Myths and Misconceptions

Aug 4th 2023 · 8 min read

University admissions can be a daunting and complex process, filled with anticipation, excitement, and a fair share of ...

UCAS How To Apply Through Clearing

Aug 4th 2023 · 6 min read

Applying to a university Clearing course is easier than you may think. Whatever your reason for going through Clearing,...

UCAS What You Need For Clearing

Jun 28th 2023

You may know how it works, but what exactly will you need when applying to university through Clearing?

UCAS Unconditional Offer

Jun 28th 2023

Students will receive a variety of offers from a university upon receipt of their A-Level results. Unconditional offers...

UCAS University Clearing: Dos and Don'ts for University Admissions

Jun 13th 2023 · 3 min read

Clearing is a straightforward and easy-to-understand process. This process allows students to find the right course or ...

UCAS Preparing for University Clearing: Essential Checklist and Tips

Jun 8th 2023 · 4 min read

As the academic year comes to an end, many students find themselves navigating the process of university clearing. Some...

UCAS How to Call Universities During Clearing

Jun 6th 2023 · 7 min read

As the academic year draws to a close, countless students across the globe find themselves eagerly anticipating the nex...

UCAS Navigating Clearing for International Students: Process, Criteria, and Considerations

Jun 5th 2023 · 3 min read

Embarking on a journey of higher education abroad is a dream shared by countless ambitious students around the world. W...

UCAS When Should I Start Applying to Uni?

Apr 26th 2023 · 3 min read

Applying to university is not a long process, but it can be a stressful one. As the timelines are constantly changing s...

UCAS Making Your UCAS Firm and Insurance Choices

Feb 24th 2023 · 5 min read

Firm and insurance choices can seem daunting at first. But don’t panic, these are simply terms that UCAS uses to determ...

UCAS Tips for UCAS Discovery Days

Feb 23rd 2023

UCAS Discovery days are an excellent way to learn more about university. Whether you need help with your personal state...

UCAS How to Make Your UCAS Application Stand Out

Dec 15th 2022

It’s UCAS season which can be the toughest time for any student, especially when you’re trying to make your UCAS applic...

UCAS Contextual Offer

Dec 15th 2021

When applying to university, it is important to know about the different types of offers that are available for univers...

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