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At Swansea University's Student Recruitment Office, we are always looking out for new information to share with schools to provide students with the best possible higher education support. Our blog posts are a great way to find out the latest news from Swansea University, alongside timely tips on helping your students through the UCAS process.

Keep an eye out for monthly posts from our Undergraduate Student Recruitment Officers, and please do get in touch if you would like to arrange personalised higher education sessions for your students on any of the topics mentioned.

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UniTasterDays Students’ Guide to University 2024

The Students’ Guide to University has been produced by in collaboration with HELOA, to support students to make brilliant future university decisions. Editorial has been provided by over 40 university experts, including colleagues from Swansea University!

The guide has been split into sections designed to support students in various parts of their higher education decision-making journey. This includes information on why they may wish to consider university, making university choices, fees and financial support, application assistance, and what to expect during their application and when they start their course.

Read our guide to the Disabled Students' Allowance on page 38.

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UniTasterDays Teachers' Guide to University 2024

The Teachers’ Guide has been produced by in collaboration with HELOA - to support the University guidance that is provided in secondary schools and colleges.

Editorial has been provided by over 50 colleagues. Including Universities throughout the UK (inc Swansea!). On topics covering how to support students with their University decisions, University events, widening participation & fair access, UCAS applications (including writing school references) and many more.

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UniTasterDays Parents' Guide to University 2023

Produced by in collaboration with HELOA and supported by Careers England, The CDI and Action on Access. This comprehensive guide aims to empower students to make informed decisions about their future university experience, with a special focus on parents and guardians as their key influencers. It draws on the expertise of over 40 university professionals, including Swansea.

Organised into user-friendly sections, the guide covers a range of topics. It includes information on pre-application advice, university events, the UCAS process, fees and finance, support and wellbeing and exploring post-university career opportunities.

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