How does Clearing work?

Clearing can help you find spaces on university courses in the weeks before the academic year begins.

Clearing is for anyone who wants to study at the University of Greenwich without holding an offer from us. All you need is your results and an idea of what you want to study.

There are various reasons why you might apply through Clearing. For instance:

If there are spaces on our courses, Clearing can help you find them.


If you get better grades than expected, you might be interested in finding a course with a higher entry tariff. The process can still work for you. It is known as adjustment.

How to apply through Clearing

Clearing opens on 5 July 2019.

A-level results come out on 15 August 2019.

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