Y12 Parent Engagement Group
Post 18 Progression
Outcomes for This Evening
How Can I Support?
Universities will make their decisions based on the following:
Especially important for Oxbridge applicants.
This is becoming a more significant feature amidst the decrease of applicants with AS qualifications.
Significantly less weight amidst exam reform.
You should be seeing lots of drafts!
Written by teachers, collated by tutors, checked by us.
Based on mock grades and moderated by progress throughout Year 12.
Completing the Application
They should include:
The questions universities will ask:
Early Autumn term
Apply for 5 realistic choices of university/course
Students will have their UCAS predicted grades as well as any AS grades
Late Autumn/Spring term
(keep an eye on this via Track)
Early Summer term
Decision to keep 2 offers – a contractual obligation
Firm / Insurance Acceptance
Not Going to Uni
Detailed advice & guidance about every step of the applicant journey
Latest advice posted on twitter & facebook by UCAs
Guides & video advice from students already at uni
Advice about HE & independent league table
Compare & review universities/subjects
National Union of Students
UK’s official graduate careers web site
Student only networking site
Post 18 options (future study, employment…)
One stop site for all apprenticeship information
Keep in Touch
Cotham: 0117 919 8100
RGS: 0117 353 3433
Daily 3.30 – 4.30
appointment only please