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Planned maintenance: 15 – 17 December

Due to planned maintenance, the services below will be unavailable from 20:00 on Friday 15 December until 23:59 (UK time) on Sunday 17 December:

  • UCAS Undergraduate Apply and Track
  • UCAS Conservatoires Apply and Track
  • UCAS Teacher Training Apply, Track, and the search tool
  • UCAS Postgraduate Apply
During this time, you won’t be able to work on your application, sign in to Track, or use the UCAS Teacher Training search tool.
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Customer Experience Centre availability – 13 December

Our Customer Experience Centre will close at 15:45 (UK time) on Wednesday 13 December for staff training. It will open again, as usual, at 08:30 (UK time) on Thursday 14 December.

UCAS Undergraduate: Apply and Track

This is where and how you apply for full-time undergraduate courses.
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How to fill in an application

This is the first stage – completing and submitting your application by the relevant application deadline. The application fee is £13 for a single choice, or £24 for more than one choice. 
  1. Check which application deadline you need to meet – most courses have a deadline in January, but some are in the October before or March. There are late deadlines too, but applications are competitive, so applying on time gives you more chance of getting a place on a course you want.
  2. How to fill in your application – a step-by-step guide to all the information you need to provide.

How to track the progress of your application

This is the second stage – often several months waiting for decisions, interviews, offers and exam results.
  1. How to track your application – an overview of what happens when you’re waiting to hear back from universities and colleges, and what to do next.
  2. How to handle exam results day – some course offers are conditional on exam results, so here’s how to prepare and what to do on the day.