YorWay to York (apply autumn 2023)
This is a two-year programme that supports post-16 students who are underrepresented in higher education, to reach their university goals. Each of the four modules will include a range of activities and you will be supported by current students studying at the university. Reduced offers may be considered upon completion. Find out more.
The York Access Scheme (apply by January or March, dependent on course)
This scheme gives you the opportunity to inform the university of any circumstances that might have prevented you from reaching your true academic potential. Prospective undergraduate students could receive a reduced offer. Find out more.
Levelling Up – Imperial College (apply by January)
This is a year-long academic and pastoral support programme for Year 12 students. For 2024 entry, a Physics and Chemistry strand will run consisting of fortnightly after-school online tutorials and one in person event at Imperial’s South Kensington Campus. Levelling Up will support you with your A-level studies in preparation for university study. Find out more.
Ambition Nottingham: 16-18 – University of Nottingham (apply by December)
This is a free two-year scheme for all Year 12/ Year 1 vocational students from the UK. Guidance will be provided through online sessions including subject tasters, choosing the right course and personal statement support. You may be offered an enhanced contextual offer and bursary if you complete the programme, meet certain eligibility criteria and apply to the University. Find out more.