Menu

Top
Higher Education Banner

Higher Education

Get ready, get set, go! With our Higher Education checklist.

It can feel a bit daunting to put in an application when you're right at the beginning of this exciting journey. But all you need to do is take it one step at a time. Here's our handy application checklist to help you each step of the way.

What? How? Who Can Help?
UCAS account registration If you want to apply to study with us make sure you have set up an account with UCAS. This will help you submit your applications and keep track of all your details.
  • Our Careers Advisors
  • Your current tutors
  • Family and friends
Course research Have a good think about what sort of course you'd like to do and what you have planned for a career. Take a look at our website, come along to one of our Open Days and have a chat with those close to you for advice.
  • Our Careers Advisors
  • Your current tutors
  • Family and friends
  • Our Open Day team
College/university research Once you've decided what course you're after it's time to think about where you'd like to study. You can study with us in the heart of Hertfordshire and gain links to our university partners, like University of Hertfordshire. Think about what is important to you, the type of area you like to live/study in and make sure you drop in to Open Days!
  • Our Open Day team
  • Website research
  • Family and friends
Personal statement It's time to put pen to paper and show off about yourself. This is your chance to show colleges and universities how amazing you are, and why they should let you study with them. Don't worry about getting the statement right first time, there's people to help you turn it into a masterpiece. You can work on as many drafts as you want until you're confident you've nailed it.
  • Our Careers Advisors
  • Your current tutors
  • Family and friends
 Press submit!  The time has come. You've chosen your courses, your location, written a stellar personal statement and now you're ready to press "submit" in your UCAS account. Go for it!
  • You can handle this one alone!

Social

Great photos from our Motor Vehicle and Construction students this week, all working hard while maintaining distanc… https://t.co/WzfRpZJmdn

2 days, 2 hours ago

Out of work or feel it's time for a change? We have plenty of options available to retrain or reskill in a new area… https://t.co/plcsT96fae

2 days, 20 hours ago

accreditations new