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Wed, 10/08/2022 - 20:48
Our guide will help you with one of the hardest parts of applying to university in the UK: choosing which universities to apply to. With 164 institutions across the country and only five places...
Wed, 10/08/2022 - 20:30
Starting university this autumn? Our tips and advice will help get you through Freshers' Week, whether you're excited, nervous, or both! Don't forget to also check out these handy student apps ...
Wed, 10/08/2022 - 11:36
Writing a personal statement is probably one of the most difficult parts of the UCAS application form. Many students will not have done much creative writing since GCSE, and even if you have, it's...
Wed, 10/08/2022 - 10:28
Our range of student tips for budgeting, money and finance offer advice on a number of issues you may encounter at university, including how to save on travel costs, credit card problems, and...
Tue, 09/08/2022 - 14:32
If you wish to embark on a higher education pathway but don’t have the relevant qualifications to do so, the Access to Higher Education Diploma is a Level 3 course that will give you the relevant...
Tue, 09/08/2022 - 11:43
Distance learning degrees really give individuals the ability to study at their own pace and fit educational development around work and home commitments. For school leavers it can also be a route...
Mon, 08/08/2022 - 12:15
This year, SQA results are out on Tuesday 9 August 2022.  It’s a day of nervous energy, anticipation and excitement but what actually happens on SQA (Scottish Qualification Awards) Results Day...
Mon, 08/08/2022 - 11:36
When is A level results day 2022? A level results day is Thursday 18 August 2022. SQA results in Scotland are out on Tuesday 9 August 2022. What time should I collect my A level results?...
Mon, 01/08/2022 - 11:25
Make sure you submit your UCAS application on time with our list of deadlines below: Mid-September 2021 - University applications can be submitted through UCAS. You should already be thinking...
Wed, 27/07/2022 - 18:30
Managing money isn’t an easy task. These days some of us don’t know how to balance a checkbook or track our expenses without services like Payday Depot. As a result, trying to keep up with our bank...
Wed, 27/07/2022 - 09:57
Oxford and Cambridge are considered special universities by many people. As presitigious institutions, they are certainly more difficult to get into than other top universities. If you've decided...
Tue, 26/07/2022 - 17:16
College rankings are one way of assessing which college degrees you might wish to apply for, by looking at what are seen as the "best" colleges out there. Every year several organisations, including...
Tue, 26/07/2022 - 17:15
Below are a number of links that provide examples of Common App essays. We hope they inspire you and help you to write your own unique essay for your college application. Please do not copy them, as...
Tue, 26/07/2022 - 12:20
Struggling to start writing that dreaded college essay? Unfortunately, not all colleges across the country are members of either the Common Application or the Universal College Application and...
Thu, 21/07/2022 - 11:54
In order to maintain consistency during the pandemic, the Common App essay topics for 2022-23 remain the same. However, there is general agreement from students, tutors, counsellors and parents...
Wed, 13/07/2022 - 14:28
When to apply To make sure you complete the application process in time, start contacting universities and colleges you are interested in attending 12-18 months in advance. So if, for example, you...
Tue, 12/07/2022 - 21:40
For the first time since 2019, GCSEs will be taking place after being cancelled for two years due to the Covid-19 pandemic. In 2020, exams were replaced with centre-assessed grades (CAGs). In...
Mon, 11/07/2022 - 19:56
A written declaration that follows the traditional essay structure is known as a statement of purpose. It offers the admissions staff a true picture of the applicant and explains why they are...
Mon, 11/07/2022 - 19:48
Mastering the art of writing master papers can be time-consuming, which is why our writers have compiled this essential list of seven steps you need to take in order to write an essay that will...
Mon, 11/07/2022 - 10:17
If you are planning on going abroad to volunteer, travel, work or learn, it’s often a good idea to choose a placement with a gap year agency. These offer a structured placement with the reassurance...

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