how do i apply through clearing?

We know that Clearing can be stressful and confusing, so we’ve created this step by step guide to help you find your way.

This page contains relevant information for you if:

  • You have already applied via UCAS (and either got the results you needed, did better than expected or didn't get the results you needed)
  • You're a new applicant
  • You're an international student

I have already applied via UCAS

Please select the tab which applies to your situation.

  1. Leeds Beckett is my firm choice

    1. Check your UCAS Track account to see our decision. There will be a status notification on your Track account informing you of the status of your offer
    2. We'll send you an email asking you to 'Create an Account' in our Online Welcome Service. This is where you will be able to upload a photo for your student card and view induction information (when available). Keep an eye on the email account you have registered with at UCAS

  1. Leeds Beckett is my insurance and I want to come here instead of my firm choice

    1. Contact us on 0113 812 3113 if we are your Insurance place and would like to come here instead of your Firm choice to confirm we have a place for you
    2. Sign in to your UCAS Track Account, and click on the ‘Decline my place’ button on your homepage
    3. Submit an application through Clearing on UCAS Track for the course you held as Insurance at Leeds Beckett
    4. Check UCAS Track for an update to your application status. Our Admissions Team need to confirm your place and this can take some time during busy period
    5. We'll send you an email asking you to 'Create an Account' in our Online Welcome Service. This is where you will be able to upload a photo for your student card and view induction information (when available). Keep an eye on the email account you have registered with at UCAS
    6. Contact our Accommodation Office on 0113 812 5972 to see what accommodation we have available

  1. I did better than expected

    1. Check your UCAS Track account to see if you are eligible to enter Adjustment – Adjustment is the process by which you can find an alternative course if you have met and exceeded all the conditions of the offer from your Firm choice. It runs from results day to the end of August
    2. Click the "Find out about and Register for Adjustment" link on UCAS and you’ll find all the information you need in order to register for Adjustment
    3. Contact us about your options on 0113 812 3113. If you find a course you would like to start in September, email us at ucasadmissions@leedsbeckett.ac.uk with your UCAS ID number. We will then email you with a decision on the same day
    4. Respond to our formal offer by email
    5. Check UCAS Track for an update to your application status. Our Admissions Team need to confirm your place and this can take some time during busy periods
    6. We'll send you an email asking you to 'Create an Account' in our Online Welcome Service. This is where you will be able to upload a photo for your student card and view induction information (when available). Keep an eye on the email account you have registered with at UCAS
    7. Contact our Accommodation Office on 0113 812 5972 to see what accommodation we have available

i didn't get the results i needed

Check UCAS Track. Have you been offered a place on your chosen course?

  1. No, I have not been offered a place on my chosen course

    1. Visit our Online Prospectus to see which courses we have available through Clearing
    2. Contact us on 0113 812 3113 to discuss your options. At this point, we may be able to make you a verbal offer
    3. If we can make you an offer, refer yourself to us through UCAS Track. The dropdown that allows you to do this will be available at 15:00 on results day: 10 August.
    4. Check UCAS Track to review the status of our offer. We will be working through offers as quickly as possible but it can take some time for the status to change to 'confirmed'
    5. We'll send you an email asking you to 'Create an Account' in our Online Welcome Service. This is where you will be able to upload a photo for your student card and view induction information (when available). Keep an eye on the email account you have registered with at UCAS
    6. Contact Student Finance – if you have already applied for Student Finance you will need to let them know that you are changing your university choice as soon as possible
    7. Contact our Accommodation Office on 0113 812 5972 to see what accommodation we have available

  1. Yes, I have been offered a place on my chosen course

    If your place has been confirmed – congratulations; there is no need to contact our university. Information welcoming you to Leeds Beckett will follow within a few hours.

I'm a new applicant

    1. Visit our Online Prospectus to see which courses we have available through Clearing
    2. Contact us on 0113 812 3113 to discuss your options. At this point, we may make you a verbal offer
    3. If we can make you an offer, you will need to register through UCAS Track and then refer yourself to us. The dropdown menu that allows you to do this will be available at 15:00 on results day: 10 August
    4. Check UCAS Track to review the status of our offer. We will be working through offers as quickly as possible but it can take some time for the status to change to 'confirmed'
    5. We'll send you an email asking you to 'Create an Account' in our Online Welcome Service. This is where you will be able to upload a photo for your student card and view induction information (when available). Keep an eye on the email account you have registered with at UCAS
    6. Contact Student Finance – if you have already applied for Student Finance you will need to tell them you are changing university
    7. Contact our Accommodation Office on 0113 812 5972 to see what accommodation we have available

     

I'm an international student

    1. Contact our International Office on international@leedsbeckett.ac.uk or call +44 113 812 1111.

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looking for more clearing advice?

If you have a question about Clearing or you want to find out more about a course, then you can reach out to us via our contact details or on social media. Don't forget you can register now for Clearing 2021 and a member of the team will get in touch and help you decide on the best option for you.