How Clearing works

If you want to secure a university place for this September, Clearing is the last stage in the admissions process. But don’t worry, we can make it as easy as possible for you. Clearing shouldn’t be stressful or confusing.

Whether you’ve only just decided to go to university, have changed your mind about what or where you want to study, or are looking to upskill, we can walk you through the application process.

There’s a degree course waiting for you that will fire up your passion and enthusiasm. And with the right guidance, the decision you make will lead to a whole new future for you.

Can't find what you're looking for? We also have some frequently asked questions about Clearing, covering topics for both students and parents.

  1. Collect your results

    Once you've collected your results, visit our Clearing site to check out our courses and find out everything you need to know about the clearing process.

  2. Chat to our team

    During Clearing, we have a friendly team of experts on hand to answer your questions, and to see if we can offer you a place on one of our available courses.

  3. Start your application

    If we can offer you a place, you can start your application online or request a call back from one of our Clearing advisors or academics for more information.

  4. Accept your offer

    Once your application is complete, it's time to officially accept your offer and look forward to starting your future with us here at Staffordshire University this September.

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