5 ways to make the most of your Applicant Visit Day

5 ways to make the most of your Applicant Visit Day

Coming to university is a big decision. It's important to make sure you've got all the answers you need. An Applicant Visit Day at the University of Cumbria can be a game-changer for your future.


Posted on Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Tagged Applications, Finance, Student Hub

How to choose a university

How to choose a university

With over 390 higher education institutions and 50,000 courses in the UK , we understand that it can be difficult to narrow down where you want to go. This guide will set you on your way to shortlisting universities for your UCAS application.


Posted on Friday, April 8, 2022

Tagged Applications, Student Life, Undergraduate

HOW TO MAKE A CAREER CHANGE

HOW TO MAKE A CAREER CHANGE

So there’s something that you’re really passionate about and feel drawn towards turning into a career. A career change can be really tough and pretty daunting, however making that bold decision to take your life in a new direction in your 30’s, 40’s or even 50’s can be much easier than you think.


Posted on Friday, April 1, 2022

Tagged Applications, Physiotherapy, Psychology, Social Science

Get Ready for Open Days: 5 Ways To Make the Most Of Your Open Day

Get Ready for Open Days: 5 Ways To Make the Most Of Your Open Day

There’s no better way to discover if a university is for you than by whole-heartedly throwing yourself into one of its open days. You’re free to soak up the atmosphere, wander the corridors, meet the staff and students and get a real feel for the place. A website, regardless of how professional and informative it is, just can’t compare to a real life experience.


Posted on Thursday, March 31, 2022

Tagged Applications, Postgraduate, Student Hub, Student Life, Undergraduate

Commencing Study If You Deferred a Year: Why 2021 Is the Perfect Year to Study

Commencing Study If You Deferred a Year: Why 2021 Is the Perfect Year to Study

If you have deferred in 2020 and are commencing study this September, or if you deferred to 2022 but had a change in circumstance and want to start your course in 2021, here is everything you need to know.


Posted on Thursday, June 3, 2021

Tagged Applications

Accepting your Clearing Place

Accepting your Clearing Place

So you’ve got your exam results, called our Clearing call centre and got an offer for your dream course. Now what should you do?


Posted on Friday, May 10, 2019

Tagged Applications, Clearing

Is it really possible to juggle work, family and study while at university?

Is it really possible to juggle work, family and study while at university?

Here are our top tips for juggling commitments in all the different aspects of your life as you embark on your university studies.


Posted on Monday, January 28, 2019

Tagged Applications, Finance, Nursing

How to write a good nursing personal statement for University

How to write a good nursing personal statement for University

Write a brilliant personal statement to support your nursing application for University.


Posted on Monday, December 31, 2018

Tagged Applications, Nursing