Get Set for University: Parent/Carer Talk

Get Set for University: Parent/Carer Talk

About the event

Your young person has completed UCAS – but what’s next? Join the discussion to find out how to help your young person manage their UCAS offers, pick the best accommodation, prepare for results day, and understand student finance all in one place.   

The Get Set for University information session has been designed to help walk you through the decision-making process and provide insight into important HE deadlines. By the end of the session, you will be equipped to effectively support your young person through all key stages, and they’ll be ready for HE. 

Duration: 30-45 minutes

Target Audience: Parents/Carers of Y13 learners

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Year 13
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Date available on request
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On request
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Online or in college

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