Clearing Help & Advice

Clearing Help & Advice

We’ve put together all you need to use Clearing and find the right university course.


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Clearing Directory

Looking for a Clearing Place? Save yourself the time and effort of trying to find individual universities’ contact details and use our handy Clearing Directory below to quickly find University Hotline numbers and Clearing Website links. All the information you need, at your fingertips.

Preparing for Results Day

Results Day can be overwhelming for everyone. Try and ease your worries with our top tips for preparing for your Results Day.

What is Clearing?

If you are unsure about the Clearing Process or would like to read a bit more about it to get a better understanding of it, read through our explanatory article outlining the Clearing process from start to finish.

Clearing FAQs

So, you know what Clearing is but you still have a few questions? Our Clearing FAQ’s will answer some common questions students have regarding Clearing, and might answer some questions you may not have thought of!

Adjustment FAQ’s

If you are expecting to receive higher grades than you originally thought, you will be eligible for Adjustment. Before beginning the Adjustment process, read through our FAQs to gain a better understanding of it.

UCAS Tariff Points Calculator

Ensure you know how many points your qualifications are worth with the UCAS Tariff Point Calculator.

Clearing Success Stories

Clearing could be the best decision you can make! Read about how these students’ lives have changed for the better because of their Clearing decision.

Finding Housing

Secured a new university place through Clearing? It’s time to find housing in your new university city. Read our helpful tips to ensure you have your housing arranged before the term starts.

Parents’ Guide to Clearing

Clearing can be very confusing for both you and your child. We outline the basics of Clearing and how parents can best support their child through this process.

Deferrals and Gap Years

Not sure if University in September is the right choice for you? Have you been considering a gap year? It’s not too late! Read all about the process of deferring your university place and taking a gap year.

Clearing Planner

Preparing for Clearing before the day is crucial. Save yourself valuable time and use our handy planner to organise your top Clearing choices.

Click here to download the Clearing Planner - PDF

Click here to download the Clearing Planner - Excel Sheet