Clearing 2021

UCAS Clearing made easy

Start your university adventure

Clearing opens on 6 July. Choose from 200+ courses.

What is UCAS Clearing?

We know these are uncertain times right now, but we'll help you navigate them and make the right choice for your future. Clearing is for:

  • Anyone who doesn't have the grades required for their first or second choice university
  • Anyone who has not applied to university but wants to begin a course in 2021
  • Anyone who has changed their mind from their original choice of course or university.

Once you have your grades, get in touch and we'll help you to join a course at Greenwich.

Beat the Clearing rush on results day

Beat the Clearing rush on results day by signing up for a priority phone number and online chat service.

Your benefits include:

  • Hints and tips direct to your inbox.
  • On-demand support from our trained Clearing advisers.
  • Exclusive online events to help you navigate Clearing.
  • Exclusive access to campus tours.

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What can you study?

Most of our courses are available through UCAS Clearing. A full list will be available in July.

If you have an idea of what you want to study, this will help our Clearing advisers find a suitable course for you.

What financial support is available?

There are several options to help you with the cost of your studies, including student loans, scholarships and bursaries.

Our support includes a Commuter Bursary, which could help you save up to £1,000 a year on travel costs and can also be used towards the cost of purchasing a bike. Our hardship fund may also be able to assist you with the cost of a laptop and internet access.

If you apply late for your student loan after joining us through Clearing, we offer temporary loans to help you get started at university.

Accommodation promise

Our accommodation promise includes a coronavirus break clause and a rent-free period for overseas students who need to quarantine when they arrive.

You can also rent privately in the local area. Our Accommodation Service staff will be able to help.

Student job opportunities

Alongside our career advice and support services, we also offer lots of opportunities for part-time work, so you can earn while you study.

Get your Clearing answers

Going to university is a life-changing step, and we realise that there's a lot to consider in a short time. We'll help you make the right decisions for your future.

Planning for Clearing

How do you plan for Clearing? Our guide will let you know what to do and when we're open around A-level / BTEC results day.

UCAS Adjustment

If you get better grades than expected, you might be interested in finding a course with a higher entry tariff than your existing offers.

Career success stories

Clearing could lead to great achievements. Past students who joined us via Clearing have gone on to become entrepreneurs and company leaders.

How far could you go?

Advice for parents

We know it can be challenging for parents to offer support on Clearing day. Get quick answers to your common Clearing questions.