When the time comes for your student to start university, it’s a proud moment and represents a significant milestone in their lives.
These pages will help you to navigate the process successfully, ensuring that they reach an informed decision as they choose a course and university and apply through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS). You can also get practical advice on how to help to prepare for university with our checklist of the things they need to do after submitting their application.
We hope this information will be useful in enabling you to offer advice and support as your student embarks on their student journey.
Why choose Edge Hill University?
There are plenty of reasons for your student to study at Edge Hill University. Most recently we have been crowned Modern University of the Year in The Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022.
This prestigious award highlights our outstanding facilities, the quality of our teaching, with courses designed to meet employer’s needs in a competitive jobs market, and our continuous investment in the student experience.
For our exceptional progress made in innovation and dedication to placing students at the heart of everything we do, we received University of the Year in the Educate North Awards 2020-21.
From our TV studio to fully operational theatres, our sports therapy and rehab clinics to our Clinical Skills and Simulation Centre, we provide our students with the very best realistic working environments in which to enhance and develop their skills. Our outstanding facilities are rated top in the North West and top five in the UK (WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2020) and top in the North West for learning resources (National Student Survey 2020).
Outstanding student support
Come and see for yourself
The best way to learn about us is to come to an open day. They happen throughout the year, and offer the opportunity to:
- tour subject buildings
- speak to tutors
- see our on-campus accommodation
- explore our beautiful campus
- find out more about the student support we offer.
Supporting your student
How you support your student will differ depending on where they are in their student journey. We have split our advice and guidance into two parts, to try and make it as easy as possible for you to use: