Applicant and offer holder FAQs


We know that there’s lots of information to take in when applying to university and some of the terminology may be unfamiliar. To help you we’ve pulled together some answers to our most frequently asked questions.

University terminology guide

The terminology at university can be confusing, but our handy guide can help explain what it all means.

Applying for university? Take a look at our FAQs

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  • Accommodation

    There’s something special about living in university accommodation, especially if it’s your first time away from home. With a wide range of accommodation options, we'll help you find the right place for you.

  • Offer holders

    Congratulations on your offer. You’re now one step closer to becoming a student at the University of Central Lancashire.

  • Offer Holder Days

    An Offer Holder Day is the perfect opportunity to experience your chosen subject and gain a detailed insight into what life is like as a UCLan student.

Contact us

If there’s anything else you’d like to know about the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan), you can email our friendly Course Enquiries Team who are happy to help.