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When does my son need to apply for university?

When does my son need to apply for University? He is about to do his AS levels this May.
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Answered by Alison Patterson
Hello Helen,

He will apply in autumn; ie, the autumn of his final school year.

School should help him. He will start attending Open Days after sitting his AS exams and spend summer thinking about what course he wants to study at which universities. If he wants to apply to Oxford, Cambridge, for Medicine, Dentistry or Vet Science, he must submit his UCAS form by 16 October.

Choose your course using a Course chooser:

You must apply through UCAS. Look at:

Check that you meet entry requirements. If you cannot find all the information online please contact the university direct.

Best of luck to him,

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