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Applying to university

All you need to know to complete your university application. Find key dates, advice on writing your perfect personal statement, and interview tips.

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Coronavirus updates for university applications 2021

Information for students applying to university during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Replying to university offers

A guide to replying to UCAS offers, your options and a list of useful deadlines, as well...

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