UCAS Annual Admissions Conference

Monday 10 - Wednesday 12 April 2017
Celtic Manor Resort, Newport

The SPA team will be offering a number of breakout sessions at the UCAS Annual Admissions Conference:

  • Positive action vs positive discrimination (2B, Monday)
  • Criminal convictions and fair admissions (3C, Tuesday)
  • Good practice in entry requirements (5D, Wednesday)
  • Reviewing your use of interviews, tests, and other assessments (6B, Wednesday).

We'll also be exhibiting in the marketplace, and contributing to the UCAS breakout sessions on Contextualised Admissions: how UCAS can better support providers (4C, Tuesday) and Supporting estranged learners (2J, Monday).

The agenda and further information about each of the breakout sessions can be found on the UCAS website:

Supporting College HE Admissions

Friday 9 June 2017
Etc venues, Birmingham

Our next Supporting College HE Admissions event will be on Friday 9 June 2017 at Etc venues, Birmingham. Our events give practitioners in colleges involved in HE admissions the opportunity to share good practice, discuss topical issues and network with colleagues.

This free, interactive event will focus on Offer-making to FE students applying to HE, and will consider the impact of different offer-making approaches, including unconditional offers, along with differing support needs of those progressing internally and externally.

To request a place, please complete the online booking form. The event will be open to HE/careers advisers in colleges, as well as HE admissions staff.

An agenda will be published on this page in due course.

Mon, 13/03/2017 - 13:46