University Application Timetable

Form tutors, subject tutors and the Head of Sixth Form, people who know each student well, are key to this successful support and advice service. we have considerable experience in guiding students’ applications to universities, including Oxford and Cambridge for which we have a separate preparation programme which commences in January of the Lower Sixth

All students are encouraged to make their electronic UCAS applications by the October half-term to improve their chances of offers. We also have a well-stocked careers and HE library in the Academy which is available to all Sixth Form students throughout each working day and after school hours.

Lower Sixth

November

  • Higher Education Evening Presentation to students and parents
  • Oxbridge Presentation Evening for students and parents

January-March

  • Individual interviews with the Head of Sixth Form and every Lower Sixth student

April

  • Begin writing personal statements

June

  • Higher Education Days
  • UCAS Higher Education Convention

Upper Sixth

September

  • UCAS predicted grades

October

  • Internal deadline for UCAS applications for King’s students