So you’ve chosen your perfect course, completed your UCAS application, and pressed the big red button marked APPLY.
Great work! But you can’t put your feet up just yet. There’s still lots to do after deadline day…
Yep, it doesn’t matter if you’re waiting for an offer or you have five in the bag already. You need to get those grades to secure your place. It’s time to hit the books!
Visiting campus lets you look at facilities, get a feel for the city, and meet current students.
It’s best to start preparing as soon as possible – delays to your application mean delays to your student loan payments. Universities also use the student finance forms to assess your eligibility for various bursaries and scholarships .
You’ll need to submit some paperwork, so start getting everything in order now.
Newcastle University has guaranteed accommodation for eligible students so there’s no need to worry about getting a roof over your head. You’ll be asked to choose a minimum of six options, so take a look at our accommodation to get an idea of the range we offer.
Our Freshers Week Organisers are hard at work planning the ultimate in entertainment for you. From grub crawls to club nights, we’ll have a jam-packed schedule of daytime and evening events for you. And if you still have free time to fill, we’ve also got over 170 societies and 65 sports clubs for you to join when you get here.
Keep an eye on the official Newcastle University Freshers Week website over the summer to find out more!