Former Forces Students

We’re proud to support ex-forces personnel in your transition from military to civilian life. Our core strategy is to work closely with industry to help you develop and enhance employable skills, leaving us ready for life.

Our askUS team provides a wide range of support services including Counselling and Wellbeing, and Disability and Learner Support services. These services are free and confidential. Take a look through our Topics to find all the information you need to know about what we offer our students.

Applying to study

Find out about our alternative entry schemes other than traditional ‘A’ level and BTEC qualifications. The University of Salford is a registered ELCAS provider and offers over 1,000 courses, with tailored entry schemes for service leavers without traditional qualifications. For more information please contact:

If you need further information, please email