Thinking about applying? This series will give you a ‘Head start’!


Welcome to UCW Headstart!

This series of online and in person events is for all potential students that have expressed and interest, applied or are in the process of applying for a HE course at UCW.

In total there will be four meetings, each focusing on different elements to help give you a head start before joining us in September.

  1. Headstart 1: Wednesday 7th April 2021
    The first meeting will be run by the UCW HEART Team via Zoom. On this session you will be able to discuss anything from: how to apply, your application, finance and if needed any additional learning support you may have/need.
    Click here to access the presentation

  2. Headstart 2: Monday 10th May 2021
    The second meeting will be on Microsoft Teams. This will give you the chance to have one-to-ones with your potential tutor and to ask individually any questions that you may have about studying here or about the course in general and also meet current students, who will be available to share their experiences at UCW.
    Click here to read more and book your place

  3. Headstart 3: Tuesday 8th June 2021
    Here we will discuss work based learning, employability and postgraduate study going forward. As well as have another opportunity to talk with students.
    More information and booking link coming soon

  4. Headstart 4: Tuesday 6th – Thursday 8th July 2021
    This session will incorporate academic workshops aimed at bringing you up to speed with academic and technological skills.
    More information and booking link coming soon

These sessions are relevant to those who have AND haven’t applied. If you missed our March open week, we are also hosting an open day on Saturday 12th June.

 If you’d like to know more or have any questions about these events, please don’t hesitate to get in touch via our live chat or