One of your goals might be to study at University. This is a big decision for some and there are lots of things to consider, as well as some key information to make it happen. The following videos are on topics that might help you. (Videos created by USW)
What are my options after school or college?
This session considers all of your options following school or college, including apprenticeships, gap year, university or employment.
How to choose a course and apply for University
This session advises you how to apply for university, highlighting the different approaches to researching, and discovering the right university and course.
You will focus on how to search for courses, and learn about the full UCAS application process.
A step by step guide through the University application
This video provides a visual step-by-step guide through the UCAS application form.
This short video addresses the most common questions that students have when completing the online form .
Developing an effective personal statement
This session outlines; what is a personal statement and what is it’s purpose. You will be provided with hints and tips to build up evidence for your personal statement, and finally discover how to write it.
A guide to the 2020/2021 student finance package
This session explores the misconceptions around student finance. You will find out about the various types of financial support you can access, how to apply, and how the repayment process works.
Managing stress and improving wellbeing
This session uses practical activities to explore strategies for reducing stress and improving wellbeing, specifically in the context of isolation.
We aim to help you explore career opportunities to achieve, progress and gain meaningful paid employment.