Careleaver, Young Carers and other unsupported students

For these groups and those working with and supporting them there are dedicated contact points at Aberystwyth.

Pre-entry projects and support, sixth form and college: contact Nia Gwyndaf, Head of Student Recruitment and Widening Participation

If you are applying or thinking of applying to Aberystwyth and need support through the application process, at Open Days or departmental Visiting Days, both Teleri Lewis (Widening Participation) and Marion Thomson (Accessibility Services) will be pleased to talk to you and / or meet you and show you around the various facilities that the University has to offer. Marion’s contact details are (01970 628423 / 621761) or

When you apply and up to arrival in the autumn, we will keep in contact with you and alert you to the support available.

Please see our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)  about:

Information for careleavers

Money management


Preparing for uni