Cicely Oliver

Managing Editor

Cicely manages content and has worked on the guide since before its online inception in 2007.

Articles by Cicely Oliver

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Application advice for parents

Understand what its like when your child goes to university, how best to help them, and...

29 Jan 2021
university application poster 2021

Application journey poster

Download PDFs of the application journey poster especially designed for schools and sixth...

05 May 2021
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Applying to university and UCAS deadlines

A guide to UCAS deadlines 2021 and the UCAS application system, including the different...

12 Jan 2021
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Applying to university as a care leaver

For care leavers, applying to university can throw up issues and obstacles, but there is...

29 Jan 2021
Gold stars

Awards badges

Universities and colleges ranked in our league tables can get award badges. See how.

28 May 2021
Student calling universities for Clearing

Calling UCAS Clearing hotlines

Calling a Clearing hotline can be daunting, but if you prepare properly and read our tips...

19 May 2021
Jacky Greenwich Clearing student success story

Clearing success story: Greenwich

Discover Jacky's experience of getting a place through Clearing to study Film Studies at...

23 Jun 2021
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Clearing success story: Hertfordshire

Read about Charley's experience of getting a place through Clearing to study LLB Law at...

06 Aug 2020

Clearing success story: Huddersfield

Read about Grace's experience of getting a place through Clearing to study Sociology at...

22 Jun 2021

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