Whether you're just starting your Clearing research or you want to know what to do when you get your results, read the handy guide below.  

Key Clearing dates 2023

Before 5 July 2023

Start your research

It’s never too early to start researching your Clearing options, whether you haven’t applied to university yet, if you think you might not get your grades, or if you’ve changed your mind about what or where you want to study.

Learn more about life at the University of Salford and search our courses today. 

Wednesday 5 July 2023

Clearing opens

Clearing opens for 2023 entry. If you already have your results you can apply now.

Throughout July 2023

Explore your options

Now's a great time to learn more about the universities you’re interested in. Look out for opportunities to visit campuses, explore virtual tours, get to grips with different courses and find out what student life is like.

If you want to learn more about the University of Salford, keep an eye on our Clearing pages. We'll be updating our website with information about the different ways you can visit us.

Thursday 17 August 2023

Results day

Today is A-level results day. You can apply for a place through Clearing as soon as you have your results.

Before you apply, make sure you know what course you're interested in studying and have details of your qualifications - including GCSE results - ready.

If you're waiting to receive your GCSE results don't worry, you can still contact us to ask about courses. 

Thursday 24 August 2023

GCSE results day

If we need your GCSE results to confirm your place, now’s the time to update us.

The rest of August & September 2023

Last few places left

There may still be some places available on courses in late August and September, so if you’ve only just decided to apply, you may still get a place. However, courses fill up quickly in Clearing so we recommend contacting us as soon as you can.

Contact us

You can contact our Clearing team when Clearing opens on Wednesday 5 July 2023. If you'd like to learn more about joining the University of Salford in the meantime, search our courses, sign up to one of our events or order a prospectus today. Want to ask us a question? Get in touch with our friendly team on enquiries@salford.ac.uk or +44 (0)161 295 4545