Clearing 2018

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If you haven’t managed to secure a place at University yet, or your exam results weren’t as expected, then don’t worry; our team is on hand to advise and guide you to ensure you find a place on an undergraduate degree course that is right for you. We have a wide range of courses on offer at the University of Central Lancashire, based at our Preston and Burnley campuses starting this September and we’d love to talk you through your options. If you have your results already or perhaps returning to study, give us a call now on 01772 830777.


Get the lowdown on the University of Central Lancashire and find out why you should choose us. We’ve invested in facilities that allow you to excel – from industry-standard theatre spaces and production studios equipped with state-of-the-art kit, moot courtrooms and high-tech science labs, to ‘phantom-head’ dentistry suites and clinical training bays. You’re also joining us at a great time – currently 95.5% of our graduates go into employment or further study within six months of graduation. Find out more reasons to study with UCLan.


We still have places available for courses starting this September for well qualified applicants. To view our wide range of courses offered at UCLan, please use our course search, and then give our friendly team a call on our Clearing Hotline number 01772 830777 for more advice or to secure your place. If you’re unsure which course you might like to study or if you’d like to weigh up your options – have a look at our A-Z of courses to see if something takes your fancy.  When you call us, you will need your UCAS Clearing Number to hand, which you will find in UCAS Track.

We have a range of courses on offer at UCLan, some with places still available for this September. Check out the links below or see our A-Z list of courses.

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How does clearing work?


If you’re not holding any offers or you’ve received your exam results, call us on 01772 830777 or from Thursday 16 August send us a tweet. If you have one, have your UCAS number ready.


Our team of advisors will help guide you through the process and find a degree that’s right for you. If we make you an offer, we will send you an email shortly after to confirm. Please follow the instructions in the email to accept the offer.


Log on to UCAS Track to accept your place by clicking the 'Add Clearing choice' button and entering the course details and institution code (C30).


Get ready to start at UCLan in September! Welcome Week begins on Monday 17 September – to get organised with accommodation and more, check out our Welcome pages for more information.

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If your results aren’t what you hoped for or if you perhaps chose the wrong A Level subjects, instead of repeating a year at school or college, why not look at our Foundation Entry courses? By applying to one of these four-year degrees, you gain access to the full student loan funding – plus you get the university experience right from the outset.

Further Information

From those burning Clearing questions to finding out more about life at our Preston Campus... we've got it covered.  Check out the links below for further advice and news. If you've still got a query, send us a tweet.


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Virtual Experience

If you’re wondering what it’s like to study at the University of Central Lancashire, join us on a tour.

If you’re wondering what it’s like to study at the University of Central Lancashire, join us on a tour.


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With the recent changes in exams and entry requirements, you may be wondering what your results mean when it comes to UCAS tariff points.  Our handy calculator means that you can add in your qualifications and results or predicted grades, to give you an idea what your UCAS tariff score is.

Here at UCLan all our courses state the required entry requirements in the new UCAS Tariff. During the Clearing period from 30 June until mid-September, please give us a call on 01772 830777 to find out if you will be accepted on to your chosen course.