Becoming Unstoppable: Your Journey to Salford

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Becoming Unstoppable: Your Journey to Salford

Applying to University can be daunting, so we're here to help. Join us for our Becoming Unstoppable series, where we will be sharing information, top tips and more on a range of subjects. We will be discussing the UCAS process, personal statements and interviews as well as giving you plenty of opportunities for you to ask questions. 

Take a look below for more information on our autumn/winter schedule.

 

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Our online events will be taking place on the following dates:

  • 19 October 2023: Understanding UCAS
  • 26 October 2023: How to Apply
  • 16 November 2023: Your Personal Statement
  • 30 November 2023: Interviews and Portfolios
  • 14 December 2023: General Q&A*
  • 18 January 2024: Parents and Supporters Talk*

All events run from 16:00 to 17:00. Click on the session titles below to find out more about each of these events and use the booking form to reserve your place. We will be hosting more Becoming Unstoppable events throughout the year, so please keep checking back on this page for further information.

Please scroll down to find recorded versions of these sessions, to be uploaded the same week that the event is scheduled. 

*These talks do not require booking, you will receive an email on the day with information about how to attend. 

Becoming Unstoppable

Learn more about Becoming Unstoppable

Understanding UCAS | Thursday 19 October, 16:00 - 17:00

Join us to learn more about UCAS, the different ways to use it, key times and dates throughout the year and what you’ll need to navigate through the process smoothly. Our recruitment team will be on hand to put your minds at ease and answer any questions.

Please view the recorded session here.

How to Apply | Thursday 26 October, 16:00 - 17:00

Get an insight into the University of Salford application process with this interactive session, hosted by our recruitment team. We will discuss what the application process looks like, what you will need to provide, what support we can give you and how this differs per course. 

Please view the recorded session here.

Your Personal Statement | Thursday 16 November, 16:00 - 17:00

In this session, we will be discussing all things personal statements: what they are, what needs to be included, and how the content can differ per course. We will be using our years of experience to share what it is universities are looking for within a personal statement, and how you can give them what they want!

Please view the recorded session here.

Interviews and Portfolios | Thursday 30 November, 16:00 - 17:00

You may be asked to attend an interview or submit a portfolio as part of our application process. Join us for this session where we'll talk you through what is expected, our top tips and which courses require an interview or portfolio. 

General Q&A | Thursday 14 December, 16:00 - 17:00

Join us for this where we'll go through what happens next and answer all the questions you have about starting University. If you have any questions in the meantime, please call us on +44 (0)161 295 4545.

Please be aware this session is not bookable - you will receive an email on the day with information about how to attend.

Parents and Supporters Talk | Thursday 18 January, 16:00 - 17:00

As the parents, carers and supporters of our applicants, we recognise the vital role that you play in supporting them in their decision-making. We want to ensure that you feel comfortable in this role and to provide you with some key pieces of information to help you support them in this transition period into higher education.

Please be aware this session is not bookable - you will receive an email on the day with information about how to attend.

Got any questions?

We've been asked pretty much every question you can think of about life at Salford over the years, and we've pulled together a few of the more commonly asked student FAQs. If you can't find the answers to your questions there, you are more than welcome to contact our Recruitment team by calling +44 (0)161 295 4545 or emailing enquiries@salford.ac.uk.

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You can also get in touch with our Enquiries team with any questions you may have by emailing enquiries@salford.ac.uk or calling +44 (0)161 295 4545.

Not sure who to contact? Check out the list below to find contact details of the different teams you might need.

Useful contact details

askUS Student Services

askUS are currently available to contact by phone, email or via live chat on their website 10:00-16:00 Monday to Friday

Accommodation (Campus Living Villages)

Campus Living Villages are currently available to contact by phone, email or via live chat on their website:

Enquiries and Admissions

Our Recruitment team is currently available to contact by phone, email or live chat from 10:00-16:00 Monday to Friday

Security

Our security team are available for advice and assistance 24 hours a day, please call +44 (0)161 295 4773.

Call our switchboard

Not sure which team you should talk to? Call our switchboard on +44 0161 295 5000 and they'll direct you to the right person.