If you don’t get onto your chosen course, have changed your mind or just now decided university is for you, don't panic it’s not too late. We still have places still available for September 2016.

Give us a call to discuss your options.

Our trained advisors will be available to help answer your questions throughout clearing via our Hotline (free from landline and mobiles): 

0808 178 7373


Call Centre opening times:

Tuesday 30th – Friday 2nd Sept: 9am – 5pm

Speak to us on social media!

Our friendly social media team are on hand on Facebook and Twitter to help you through clearing. Just send us a private message with your UCAS ID and preferred course to get started. If you're using Twitter, you'll have to ask us to follow you before you can send us a direct message.


Twitter - @CumbriaUni

Find a course

From Arts to Zoology, we have a wide range of career-focused degrees available in Clearing.

Browse our undergraduate programmes and decide which course is best for you.

Course list
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Academic departments

Need some ideas? Check out our seven academic departments to find out more about the subjects we teach and our dedicated teams of lecturers. 

Academic departments
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Campus tours

We have a series of campus tours running over clearing at our Ambleside, Brampton Road, Fusehill Street and Lancaster campuses. Here you will have the opportunity to explore the campus, view the facilities and accommodation on offer and get a flavour of what life at Cumbria is like.

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Simple steps for Clearing

We know that Clearing can be an anxious and stressful time. Our students have produced the video above explaining their own experiences of the Clearing process, and you can also download our Six Simple Steps for Clearing this year.

Clearing Top Tips 2016


We will consider applicants in Adjustment for courses open to Clearing Vacancies. Applicants who accept places with us in Adjustment will still be able to apply for accommodation, in addition to being entitled to apply for bursaries or scholarships.