Why choose UCLan through Clearing?

Trying to decide which university to choose through Clearing? We'll support you every step of the way through Clearing 2023. Find out more about what we can offer you at the University of Central Lancashire.

What our students say about Clearing

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Still looking for Clearing advice?

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    Ask a student

    Need advice on course choices or which accommodation to choose when you study with us? Our friendly student ambassadors are ready to share their experiences. Simply register and start chatting to our current students.

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    How Clearing works

    Confused about Clearing? Our guide to Clearing is here to help you prepare, so you can apply with confidence.

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    Clearing FAQs

    Applying to university is sometimes overwhelming, especially during Clearing. We have put together some answers to common questions about Clearing. These include what to do if you don't get the grades and how to apply for accommodation.

Student support information

Student life

Make friends for life, explore your potential and discover new passions. Find out what to expect from your student experience and why you'll love living in the North West.

Sport and wellbeing

We have a range of excellent sports facilities available to students including the Sir Tom Finney Sports Centre and UCLan Sports Arena.

Student support

We pride ourselves on our excellent student support services, we offer expert advice and support with health and wellbeing, inclusive support, financial advice and much more.

Bursaries and scholarships

We believe that opportunity creates success, and that’s why we offer a range of attractive bursaries, scholarships, funds and discounts to our prospective students to give them a helping hand along the way.