December - Enrichment Day, universities come in to talk about the process of applying to university and discuss how to write a personal statement
January – Students commence the Career Management module.
June – UCAS training – students commence their online application through APPLY. Students attend the Higher Education Convention at The University of Suffolk and we hold a Higher Education Evening on the same date for parents and students
July – Subject staff commence subject references
September – Personal statements are checked and students complete their applications : staff complete subject references and approve predicted grades in the light of mock exam results. Tutors check accuracy of forms and add completed references.
October – Oxbridge, medicine, law (and primary teaching) applications sent. Aim for all applications to be completed.
Training will be given on using APPLY and checking student applications/ importing references. There are many supporting resources on www.ucas.com
December/March – interviews and offers
April/May – firm and insurance choices made – (Extra)
August – results/ offers approved/ clearing