This is what happens when you apply to university

How do you apply to university, and what exactly happens along the way? From writing your personal statement to when to start packing your suitcase, discover the ins and outs of the university application process with our handy 10-step guide to university.

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Top 5 questions to ask at a UCAS fair

Held at venues across the UK and attended by lots of universities, UCAS fairs are a great way to get advice and information about your university journey. If you're thinking about going to a UCAS fair, make sure you get the most out of your visit with the 5 top questions you should be asking.

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How applying through PARTNERS secured my place at university

When Sam wasn’t sure if university was for him, his college lecturer suggested PARTNERS as an alternative route to university. Find out what happened next…

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Newcastle University student societies | Have fun and make friends

Trying to imagine life at university? Join us as we take you on a tour of some of our student societies. There’s more to student life than studying. Our Students’ Union is home to over 180 student societies that welcome new members every day.

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This is how to relax before an exam

Exams coming up soon? Keep cool, calm, and collected the entire time with our guide to relaxing before an exam. There’s loads of advice out there about how to revise effectively, but what about calming those exam worries and nerves? Relaxing your mind before an exam or revision session will help...

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