New College Worcester (NCW), Whittington Road, Worcester, WR5 2JX
01905 763933


Events > Applying To University

A free residential course delivered by external speakers and NCW staff, for those thinking of University in Autumn 2020. You will spend two days exploring a wide range of issues, including:

  • Why go on to Higher Education
  • How to choose a course
  • How to choose a University
  • Using UCAS online
  • Self-advocacy and asking for support
  • Sources of help and support
  • Student finance and DSA
  • Writing a personal statement
  • Independent Living at University

Includes a session for parents wishing to learn more about the UCAS process (3pm Wednesday 10th April)


Tuesday 9th and Wednesday 10th April 2019

Start time 4pm 9th until 4pm on 10th

Who should attend

Students with a visual impairment applying to attend University in 2020 and their parents


The event costs £25, which includes one night's accommodation and all meals. You will be invoiced on receipt of the booking form.

To book, download the Application Form 2019 and return to the Head of Sixth Form Karen Holyoak by post to New College Worcester, Whittington Road, Worcester WR5 2JX