University application process - parent perspective

UCAS is the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service, an independent charity, and the UK's shared admissions service for higher education. Moreover, it acts as an essential source of information on all things university.

To help with the course choice, UCAS website has these Subject Guides.

Parents can receive regular updates on the UCAS process by following this link and subscribing to the UCAS Parent Newsletter.


Below you will find a lot of useful information, including how the Student Finance process works. This information will help you to support your sons and daughters as they consider their options beyond Highdown. Student Finance England website offers all the necessary information about student loans.

Why not watch our next steps video for Year 13 students.