Information Event for Parents and Carers: Supporting the Supporters

11th Mar 2020, 2:30pm - 6:00pm

Edge Hill University

This event provides parents and carers of students from Year 9 to Year 13 with an overview of higher education (HE) and the benefits of attending university. There will be a range of workshops on topics such as Applying to HE, Student Support in HE, Student Finance, and a Student Life session with some of our current university students.


  • 2.30pm- 3pm:  Refreshments
  • 3pm-3.50pm:  Welcome and Introduction to higher education presentation
  • 3.50pm-16.50pm: Workshop 1
    • Option A: Student Finance
    • Option B: Applying to HE and how to support your student
  • 4.50-pm-5.50pm:  Workshop 2
    • Option A: Student Support
    • Option B: Student Life Q&A with current students
  • 5.50pm:  Summary, Evaluation and Event Close

Contact our Education Liaison team for more information on: or visit our website here