News and key documents

Explore the latest news and key information from UCAS.

Latest news

1 Jul 2022
Applicants with disabilities need earlier support to transition to higher education in the UK, according to a report by UCAS in partnership with Pearson, the leading digital media learning company,...
15 Jun 2022
By Clare Marchant, Chief Executive of UCAS.
26 May 2022
Students from across the globe still hold the UK’s universities and colleges in the highest regard, with renewed interest in living and learning here as the world emerges from the pandemic.
7 Apr 2022
Chris Kirk has been appointed as the new Director of UCAS International.
30 Mar 2022
We are incredibly sad to see and hear what’s going on in Ukraine. We are all united in our support for the students and teachers there and hope you are able to stay safe.
28 Mar 2022
International postgraduate applicants researching their options in the UK will now find it easier to access information on, study for, and take an English language test.

Key documents

We provide numerous scheduled and topical reports surrounding the university application process.

These include:

  • CEO presentations
  • End of cycle reports
  • Annual reports

Data and analysis

We provide intelligence and reporting on trends in applications to higher education.

Press office

Talk to our press office for more information.

Policy and consultations

To keep you in the loop, we publish our responses to policy discussions and consultations.



We organise more than 70 events a year throughout the UK. These include exhibitions for students and conferences for advisers and members.

Take a look at the specific events we offer below, or you can check our advice on open days and international events.


The UCAS higher education exhibitions bring together future students with course providers and other interesting organisations.


We host a number of conferences throughout the year to provide information about UCAS services and the wider higher education sector.