UCAS Extra is open between 25 February and 4 July 2022

If you’ve already applied through UCAS you may be able to use UCAS Extra to add extra applications

UCAS Extra is useful if you've changed your mind since you submitted your UCAS application, you didn't get the offers you want, or you want to add another application.

How UCAS Extra works

Whether you're a UK, EU or international student, there are 2 sets of circumstances that mean you can use UCAS Extra.

[1] You didn't use all your 5 choices

If you submitted your applications through UCAS but you did not use up all your 5 choices you can add more choices 1 at a time.

You can do this if:

  • you've not accepted any offers or been declined by your original choices
  • you accepted an offer, but are then made unsuccessful by the university before 30 June

[2] You've used up all 5 of your choices

If you submitted your applications through UCAS and you used up all 5 of your choices you can add more choices 1 at a time IF:

  • you've received decisions from all 5 course providers you applied to
  • you're not holding any offers (either you weren't accepted, or you decided to decline any offers you received)

UCAS Extra is open from 25 February to 4 July 2022. All applications must be made by 30 June.

If UCAS Extra is available to you it will show as an option when you log in to your UCAS Hub account after 25 February. Unless you paid the reduced UCAS fee originally (because you only applied to a single course) UCAS Extra is free to use.

When you apply through UCAS, universities and colleges don't have to give you a decision until 13 July. When you apply to us through UCAS Extra, we'll aim to contact you with an update on your application within 2 working days, so you know where you stand early on.

Some of our courses fill up before UCAS Extra begins. But, like most universities, we still have spaces on many of our courses so it's definitely worth applying. Please note that you can only apply for 1 course at a time with UCAS Extra.

Apply to us directly

We also welcome direct applications for our undergraduate courses. You can apply directly to us online for free, no matter how many other courses you've applied for or how many offers you hold.

You'll find application forms on each course page.

  • Choose a course
  • Go to the apply section at the bottom of the course page
  • Complete the form
  • We'll update you on your application within 14 days

We accept direct applications up to 4 July 2022. After that you can apply through Clearing.

Get help with your application

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Get in touch

We can guide you through the application process and help you find the right course.

Fill out our contact form and we'll get back to you as soon as possible. Or call our Admissions Team on +44 (0)23 9284 5566 (10.00am–4.00pm Monday to Friday).

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Sign up to a webinar

We have several live webinars coming up that will help you understand how to apply through UCAS Extra.

We also have lots of on-demand information about how to apply.

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