APPLYING THROUGH CLEARING COULD BE THE BEST DECISION YOU’LL EVER MAKE. YOU’LL FIND OUT EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW RIGHT HERE.
Clearing is a chance for applicants without a university place for 2019 to find one. If you’re looking to start your degree this year, we still have spaces on the creative courses listed below.
Interested in a place in Clearing?
If you wish to discuss applying for a place in Clearing, you can:
- Call our friendly Clearing team on +44 1202 363228
- Speak to us on Live Chat
- Or email us on email@example.com
- Or fill out our Clearing Application Form
Ready to apply through Clearing now?
If you are ready to apply then you can call us on +44 1202 363228
We’re available from 8.30am – 5pm from Monday to Friday and we’d love to talk to you.
FIVE REASONS TO STUDY AT AUB:
We turn creativity into careers. Our average graduate employment rate over the last five years has been 97%*.
Rated ‘Gold’ by the TEF, our teaching is the highest quality in the UK
Our stunning campus is a creative hub designed for specialists, with head-turning architecture.
No creative subject stands alone at AUB and our collaborations extend into industry.
Our community engages with some of the most pressing issues facing the human race today.
We still have places available on the following courses for a September 2019 start. You can find out more information about each course here:
ACCOMMODATION SUPPORT LIKE NO OTHER
We’re here to help get you settled into accommodation that’s right for you.
Whether you’d prefer to live in halls of residence or a student house – we’ve got you covered. For 2019 we’ve increased the amount of accommodation available, so we’re confident that we’ll be able to offer you a place in halls or help you find a shared house.
Our Accommodation Day will give you the chance to form house sharing groups and find that student house that you can call home.
When you apply to us through Clearing, we’ll put you in touch with one of our friendly Student Advisers. They’ll guide you through your options so that you can find the home that’s right for you.
To help you make your decision, we have pulled together some answers to questions that we often get asked about Clearing.
You’re eligible for Clearing if:
- You have your results for the qualifications that you have taken.
- You don’t currently hold any offers through UCAS – or you haven’t applied through UCAS for 2019.
If you want to apply to AUB during Clearing and you already hold offers through UCAS, you can be released. You just need to contact your current firm choice and ask for them to release you into Clearing. You will then be eligible.
We consider all applications as a whole and welcome enquiries from anyone who is ready for university study.
Clearing opens on 5th July 2019 and you can apply as soon as you have all of your results. You can apply before then through UCAS even if you’re still waiting for results.
Anyone can apply to Arts University Bournemouth, no matter what their age or background. Many students start their university journey at different stages in their lives and we welcome students of all ages to AUB.
Yes – you can apply over the phone by calling + 44 1202 363228. We’ll be in touch with you again when you know your grades.
You can apply by calling us on + 44 1202 363228. You can also send us your details by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yes, please do contact us, and our friendly team are here to answer your questions and guide you through the process. However we will also need to speak to the applicant directly to finalise their application.
Yes – we are happy to reconsider applicants who have applied previously, whether we made you an offer or not.
Yes – Clearing works exactly the same for EU and International students. We’ll also need to ask you about your English Language qualifications.
Yes – if you have met and exceeded the conditions of your firm offer then you can apply to other universities by entering Adjustment. If you would like to adjust to AUB, get in touch with us.
Yes – once you have your results, you’ll just need to contact your current firm choice and ask them to “release” you into Clearing.
Once you have been released, you can apply to study at AUB. Please do get in touch with us if you’d like more help with this.
You’ll need to have your qualifications, which courses you’re interested in, and your contact details.
If you have already applied through UCAS, you’ll need your UCAS Personal ID and your Clearing Number (which you can find on UCAS Track).
We’ll email you to confirm that your application is complete. We might also ask you to send us your digital portfolio or a digital audition, if the course you’re applying for requires it. We’ll email you to explain how to do this. This will be sent on to our course teams for them to review.
Once we have all of your details, we’ll make a decision as soon as possible. If we need more information, or if there is a delay, we will keep you updated by email. If you’re successful, we’ll email you an offer with instructions on how to accept your place via UCAS Track.
Once your place is confirmed through UCAS, we’ll send you our welcome information to help you prepare for the start of your course.
We do not hold interviews for Clearing so we can get our decisions to you faster. Clearing applicants for our BA (Hons) Acting and BA (Hons) Dance courses will need to provide a digital audition, but we’ll send you more information about this when you apply. You can also check our audition guidelines for Dance and for Acting so you know what the Teams are looking for.
If you’re applying for a course that requires a portfolio, we’ll ask you to send us a link to your digital portfolio. We’ll email you to explain how to do this. We recommend that you take a look at our course specific portfolio guidelines for help with preparing your portfolio.
If you’ve already applied for finance then you can change the university and course on your Student Finance application online.
If you haven’t applied yet, don’t worry. There’s still time to arrange this and our Clearing team can help you with the process.
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