March-September prior to UCAS opening
Choose your course after visiting UCAS fairs and University Open Days. You can also find out more by visiting our study here pages.
You can start to put your UCAS application form together, take your time and ask for help from your school or college to make sure your personal statement makes your application stand out.
UCAS starts to take the application forms for university entry the following September - for full-time undergraduate courses. You can login through your school, or if you are applying independently, visit ucas.com and apply online, making sure you use the correct UCAS code for your course. UCLan’s institution code is CLANC C30.
This is the UCAS deadline for our Medicine* and Dentistry programmes. *UK places.
UCLan holds one Open Day per month, if you need to visit us and get any last minute information.
November - April
UCLan starts sending out offers - some courses may also require that you attend an interview and you may be invited to attend an Applicant Day to find out more information. You’ll also be kept up-to-date with your application, and where it’s up to.
Closing date for UCAS applications although applications received after the closing date may still be considered by UCLan for most courses.
Consider applying for your student finance early – more information available via Student Finance England.
25 February- 30 June
If you have not already applied though UCAS you can still make an application – any applications received after 30th June will go into clearing.
March and April
Once you accept an offer from us as a Firm choice (unconditional firm or conditional firm) you can apply for student accommodation. Any accommodation offers are separate to your study offers, and additional fees apply.
If you received decisions from all your universities by the 31 March you must reply to them by 4 May or they will be declined. If all the decisions are by 5 May you must reply to them by 8 June or they will be declined.
Exam results are released - if you have a conditional offer from us, we will be waiting to find out your grades before your place is confirmed. Call us if your results are not quite what you expected, and we’ll be happy to discuss your options.