Useful Information - Before you Arrive - University of Derby

Useful Information

What if I don't find out everything I need to know? Hopefully the day will give you the opportunity to speak to everyone you need to, but if for whatever reason you do leave us with some questions still unanswered here are some links to where you might find the answers

Open Days - If you don't quite get everything in today, you can always come back and see us again! We have a range of Open Days coming up over the coming months, so feel free to book on, bring the family and come and say hello again.

Book on an Open Day

UCAS Website - UCAS are the body that manage applications to Higher Education, and they have produced several informative videos that go through everything from thinking about university to putting the finishing touches on your personal statement.


Finance - Likewise with UCAS, Student Finance England look after your funding whilst at university and the application process for it. If you need any clarification on what you are entitled to or how to go about applying you can look through their YouTube channel.

Student Finance

Blogs - it can sometimes be difficult to picture what student life is all about, or just how you are going to get to university. Have a read of our current students' blogs. New blogs are always being written, so keep you eyes open for new topics.

Student Blogs

Contacts - If in doubt about anything you are always welcome to get in touch with our team. As the Schools and Colleges Liaison team, we go out and speak to students about university on a daily basis, so hopefully any questions you might have, no matter how big or small, we will be able to help you out.

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