University

Students are provided with information, advice and guidance on the application process throughout 6th form life.

Students must apply through the Academy but may view the UCAS website at:

www.ucas.com

University application timeline for starting university in 2018:

Summer 2017

  • Choose your course and up to 5 universities
  • Write the first draft of your personal statement
  • Register with UCAS and begin your online application

1st September 2017

  • Applications open (aim to hand yours in as soon as possible!)
  • Your school or college will write your reference  

15th October 2017

Admissions deadline for Oxford, Cambridge, Medicine, Dentistry and Veterinary Science

15th January 2018

Application deadline for all other courses if you wish to commence in September 2018

October 2017 – March 2018

  • Interviews
  • Hear back from the universities: conditional or unconditional offers or unsuccessful application.

March 2018

  • Deadline for some art & design courses
  • Apply for student finance (deadline 31st May 2018)

May – June 2018

  • Exams August 2018
  • Results day
  • Clearing or adjustment

September 2018

  • University or gap year begins 
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