Student Supporters

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.


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.

26 January 2022 UCAS application deadline.
May 2022

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 as soon as possible to ensure your finances are in place for the new academic year.

19 May 2022 Universities must make decisions on your applications by this date.
09 June 2022 If you have received decisions from all of the universities you have applied to by 19 May, you must choose your firm and insurance choices by 09 June.
18 August 2022 A-level results announced
25 August 2022 GCSE results announced


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Student Supporters Newsletter

Throughout the year, we host events for parents, carers and supporters and provide updates and support on the application process. To ensure you receive our updates, sign up for our Student Supporters newsletter below.