As parents, carers and supporters, we want you to have easy access to all the information you might need to support our applicants for the big decisions ahead.
Why I chose Salford
"There are many reasons why I chose to study at the University of Salford, from the location, to the accommodation, module options and many more. When I visited the campus, I felt that it was somewhere that could suit me on such a personal level."
Seren Hughes, BA English Literature
Student life at Salford
If you want to find out what it's like to study here, then look no further: discover our Made in Salford blog, written by current students for students.
Student Supporters Events
Our online events for parents, carers and supporters are the perfect opportunity to drop in and learn more about how you can support your applicant through the process. We’ll give you an update on where we are in the UCAS cycle, and members of the team will be on hand to answer any burning questions that you might have. Register your interest below and we’ll send you an invite to our next event.
Key UCAS dates
All applications to full-time undergraduate course at UK universities must be made through UCAS. It’s important to keep UCAS deadlines in mind as missing them could jeopardise your child’s application. Check out some key UCAS dates below and note them in your diary.
|25 January 2023||UCAS application deadline.|
After applying, you should start thinking about student finance. You can see what finance is available to you using this online calculator. You can apply for student finance even if you’ve not accepted any of your offers yet.
We would encourage you to apply for student finance in May to ensure your finances are in place for the new academic year.
|18 May 2023||Universities will make decisions on your applications by this date.|
|8 June 2023||If you have received decisions from all of the universities you have applied to by 18 May, you must choose your firm and insurance choices by this date.|
|5 July 2023||UCAS Clearing opens and universities begin to publish their vacancies|
|TBC August 2023||A-level results announced|
|TBC August 2023||GCSE results announced|