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Personal Statements and Adult Learners

At this time of year we see quite a few adult learners who want to apply to university. Most adult learners (or mature students as they are often called) have missed out on the all the online help and advice that is now common place, because it wasn’t in place when they were at school or college. 1,035 more words

Widening Access

26th May 2015-Applying to University Part 2: Choosing a Subject

Often choosing a subject can be the hardest of the application. For some people it may have been always set in stone that that they have always to study a certain eg people studying medicine and related subjects due to the fact it’s related to the carer path that they want to have. 439 more words

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NatWest Student Account Experience

It is a good idea to check out different banks when it comes to getting a student loan. Some, like Santander did this year, offer things like rail cards for customers, whereas others might have benefits such as a big overdraft. 302 more words

University

#42: Crash Course on Personal Statements

A Personal Statement, or PS for short, is the bane of every university-hopeful’s life. In most cases, your PS will provide the final word on your university applications, especially if the admissions body does not grant interviews. 3,078 more words

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Update from Wonderland: May Edition

I’m only twenty day’s late with this update. That’s not too bad.

Apologies for my silence. Between work, research and classes, I have zero time for anything that’s not making me money or getting me through university. 491 more words

General

Hello Career

With the prospect of revision, examinations, and potentially life-changing choices about the future hovering over the heads of Sixth Form students, careful and informed decision-making is crucial. 190 more words

Library

Creative Mornings at The UCAS fair.

Me and some of the guys from The Creative Mornings team had the chance to help out at the UCAS fair and support the Art and Design department from The University of Chester and it was a great day! 64 more words

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