Clearing 2022

This is your place
to make an impact
Clearing places
available

There’s still time to join us this September.

Whether you’ve not yet applied or would like to reconsider your options you should consider studying at Aberystwyth University this September If you’re an undergraduate student, you can apply through UCAS Extra up to 30th of June, and any applications received after that date will be entered into Clearing. If you do find yourself in Clearing, don’t worry, you’ll be amongst the thousands of students that enter university through Clearing each year. Take a look at our website to learn more about why Aberystwyth University is an excellent Clearing option.

This is your place for…

Impactful Teaching

Aberystwyth has been ranked Top in the UK for Teaching Quality (Good University Guide, The Times and Sunday Times 2021) and 98% of our research is of an internationally recognised standard or higher (REF 2021). Our undergraduate students are taught by true experts in their fields, in departments at the forefront of emerging research.

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Stand-out student experiences

In addition to being ranked top in the UK for Student Experience (Good University Guide, The Times and Student Times 2021), Aberystwyth is top in Wales and top 10 in the UK for Student Satisfaction (NSS 2021). With over 100 clubs and societies, student life at Aberystwyth is second to none this is your place to discover your interests, develop and grow.   

Student and campus life

Guaranteed accommodation in the best halls in the UK

Our accommodation is rated top in the UK (WhatUni? Student Choice Awards 2022) and we guarantee a place to all Clearing applicants that apply before our deadline. Our Halls are within easy walking distance of the main University buildings, the Students’ Union, Arts Centre and the Sports Centre. Students living in University accommodation will also benefit from free Sports Centre membership. 

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A stunning study setting

On the west coast of Wales, between the mountains and the sea, Aberystwyth is one of the most stunning study locations in the UK Our small student town is welcoming, friendly and inclusive – come and see for yourself at a Clearing Visit Day. First year students studying with us from September 2022 will also be able to claim a free 16-25 Railcard, making it easier to travel between Aberystwyth and home.   

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A supportive environment

We want our students to thrive at Aberystwyth and will support you through the Clearing process right up to graduation and beyond. Our professional and peer-led services are accessible online and in-person when you need it the most. Our financial supports also extends to Clearing applicants who could be eligible for an Excellence Scholarship worth £2,000 in their first year.

Support and well-being