UCAS Hub Live
- Posted by Fearghal Quinn
- Posted in Careers Blog
Coming up live in the UCAS Hub…
Wherever you’re at with your plans, we’ve teamed up with careers, higher education, and application specialists to help you take your next steps. Plus we’ll be talking to current uni students and apprentices who will be bringing you some serious insight on student life, the things they wish they knew, and how to choose the right path for you.
So, whether you’re looking for practical tips on how to start your application or write a winning personal statement, or simply looking for some inspiration, we’re here with the experts to help.
Hub live sessions
|Personal statement week: Smashing the 47 lines||Make sure you smash that all important personal statement with this workshop full of hints and tips to make yours go further.||21 September 2022||15:00|
|Write-along CV workshop||Get ahead of the game and join us for this hands-on CV writing session. Whether you’re looking at applying for an apprenticeship or getting straight into full-time employment, we’ll have you covered.||19 October 2022||15:00|
|Uni life: Myths v reality||Hear from a panel of students who discuss what university is really like, dispelling myths about student life, sharing the reality of living in student halls, and sharing valuable info to help you prepare for what uni life is really like.||26 October 2022||15:00|
|Interviews and auditions workshop||Ace your uni interview or audition with this session filled with hints and tips on how to present the best version of you.||30 November 2022||16:00|
|Weighing up your options: Uni? Apprenticeship? Gap Year?||With so many options to choose from, we speak to those who’ve experienced them first hand and find out what they’re really like.||18 January
|Sent your application? What next?||Wondering what to do now you’ve submitted your application? We’ll talk you through your next steps when it comes to applying for finance and accommodation for your course.||1 February 2023||16:00|
|How to get the most out of events and open days||We’ll take you through how to get prepared for an event or open day, as well as how to digest and make sense of your research. There is so much to see and do so we’ll share our top tips for getting the most out of any event or open day you attend.||22 February 2023||16:00|
|Researching your options||Making decisions about your future can seem overwhelming, especially when there’s so many options available. Join us and our panel of experts as we dive deep into everything you need to consider when starting your research.||22 March 2023||16:00|
|Studying in the UK||There’s a lot to consider when moving to a new country, so join us as we explore accommodation, visas and everything in between.||29 March 2023||16:00|
|Shortlisting workshop||Struggling to narrow down your choices? We’re here to help. Join us as we talk you through ways to shorten your list and work out exactly what you want from your course.||26 April 2023||16:00|
|UCAS application essentials||Join us as we walk you through the UCAS application. Sharing top tips, talking you through what’s involved, and discussing ways you can boost yours, including summer schools, gap years and volunteering.||24 May 2023||16:00|
|15 October application tips||Hear from the experts as we answer all your questions about making your application stand out.||21 June 2023||16:00|
*All sessions will last approximately 30 minutes to allow plenty of time for Q&As. All dates and time subject to change
How to get involved
To get involved, all you need to do is sign in to your Hub on the day of the live session at 15:00 (UK time) and there will be a button at the top of the page inviting you to join. Listen in, ask questions, and get the answers you need to help with your next steps.