The UCAS Student Guide contains essential information which will help you when applying to University.

Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) is the organisation which processes all applications for full time university degree courses in the UK. You must use the UCAS system to apply to University and this guide will help you to do this successfully.

The Guide contains information on the following:

  • Deadlines and closing dates
  • How UCAS works
  • Choosing courses
  • Applying online
  • Personal statement
  • Replying to offers
  • Getting your college results
  • Next steps

You can download a copy of the UCAS guide https://www.west-lothian.ac.uk/students/ucas-guide-2017-18