UCLan’s Junior University aims to increase your child's knowledge and awareness of higher education, and support the advice given to them in school, college or sixth form.
We hope that by taking part in UCLan’s Junior University programme your child will:
UCLan JU activities are offered and delivered outside of regular school and college hours. Dates for 2016 are confirmed as:
There will be an opportunity for participants to attend a fun and challenging activity week during February Half Term held at UCLan Preston.
In the same way that UCLan JU students will be carefully selected, so too will the Student Ambassadors involved in the delivery of the project. Junior University Ambassadors will be required to undertake a rigorous recruitment and selection process. Enhanced DBS is mandatory.
Ambassadors must complete a two-day training programme to work with the Junior University students.
We hope to offer a final celebration and awards event at the end of the project, to celebrate the success of the Junior University graduates.
Junior University Graduates
Communication will continue once your child graduates from the Junior University. We will keep in touch with Junior University graduates through our regular e-shot and direct mail campaigns. They will be invited to key University events such as open days and other on Campus activities which may be of interest.
Interested in Applying to Junior University?
If your child is interested in taking part in the Junior University and they are currently studying in Year 10 then please email us for more information to begin the application process.
For more information or any questions on JU 2016 you can contact:
UCLan External Liaison and Access Team
Telephone: +44 (0)1772 893011