The University of Central Lancashire

Hannah Small

Care Leaver Adviser
01772 893020
wellbeing@uclan.ac.uk

The information on this page was last updated on 4 October 2021.

The details of support available can change, so before you apply it's best to speak to the named contact to check exactly what they offer.

At the University of Central Lancashire we will support you from the moment you are thinking of applying, until you graduate.
We have a range of services available, and dedicated contacts for you to use within our Wellbeing Team if you have any questions, worries or concerns. We run aspirational events to help you decide if higher education is for you, and an Admissions Service you can contact if you need any guidance with your application.
Once you are here we offer year-round accommodation, plus a bursary, and we will tailor any additional support to your individual needs which you can discuss with our Wellbeing Team. The university works closely with the Students' Union to ensure a wide range of support is available to all our students.

Support we offer

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  • A named contact
  • Outreach sessions or activities
  • Pre-application help
  • Guidance for offer holders
  • A web page for care leavers
  • Careers advice and support after graduation

Accommodation we offer

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  • A place to live all year round
  • If not, help finding somewhere to live for the whole year

Funding support we offer

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  • Specific funding that's just for care leavers
  • Additional funding available (such as bursaries and grants)
  • Support for students seeking asylum
  • Support for those with discretionary leave to remain
  • Financial advice

The university offers a range of support and services to help all students, but especially students who may need a little extra assistance because they are from care, or estranged from their parents. We understand that at different stages of your university life you may need different types of support and advice, depending on your own individual needs, and will tailor the support to suit you which you can discuss with our Wellbeing Team.
Our care leaver bursary is worth £1,000 per year, we also have accommodation available year round and can be flexible with deposits and guarantors for care leavers.

390 courses

Course information from Discover Uni was last updated in December 2020

Accounting & Financial Studies UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Accounting & Financial Studies UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Accounting and Business UCLan Burnley Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Accounting and Business UCLan Burnley Sandwich year
BA
Accounting and Finance UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Accounting and Finance UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Acting UCLan Main
BA
Aerospace Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BEng
Aerospace Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
BEng
Aerospace Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MEng
Aerospace Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
MEng
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MEng
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies UCLan Main Sandwich year
MEng
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BEng
Aerospace Engineering with Pilot Studies UCLan Main Sandwich year
BEng
Animation UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Animation UCLan Main
BA
Archaeology UCLan Main
MSci
Archaeology UCLan Main
BSc
Archaeology UCLan Main Foundation
BSc
Archaeology and Anthropology UCLan Main Foundation
BSc
Architecture Part 1 UCLan Main Foundation
BSc
Architecture Part 1 UCLan Main
BSc
Art and Design UCLan Burnley
BA
BA
Asia Pacific Studies (Chinese) UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Asia Pacific Studies (Japanese) UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Asia Pacific Studies (Korean) UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Asia Pacific Studies (Russian) UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Astrophysics UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Astrophysics UCLan Main Sandwich year
MPhys
Astrophysics UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MPhys
Astrophysics UCLan Main Part time Foundation Sandwich year
MPhys
Astrophysics UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Biology UCLan Main Foundation
BSc
Biology UCLan Main
BSc
Biomedical Science UCLan Main
BSc
Biomedical Science UCLan Main Foundation
BSc
BA
BEng
Building Services and Sustainable Engineering UCLan Main Part time Sandwich year
BEng
MEng
Building Services and Sustainable Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BEng
Building Surveying UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Building Surveying UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Building Surveying UCLan Main Part time Sandwich year
BSc
Business & Management UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Business & Management UCLan Burnley Sandwich year
BA
Business and Management UCLan Burnley Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Business and Management UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Business and Marketing UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Business and Marketing UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Business Management and Chinese UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Chemistry UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MChem
Chemistry UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Chemistry UCLan Main Sandwich year
MChem
Chemistry UCLan Main Part time Sandwich year
MChem
Chemistry UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
BA
Children, Schools and Families UCLan Burnley Foundation
BA
Children, Schools and Families UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Civil Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
MEng
Civil Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BEng
Civil Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
BEng
Civil Engineering and Construction Management UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BEng
Clinical Psychology UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
BA
Community Leadership UCLan Burnley Foundation
FDA
Community Leadership UCLan Burnley Part time Foundation
FDA
Computer Games Development UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Computer Games Development UCLan Main Sandwich year
MComp
Computer Games Development UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MComp
Computer Games Development UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Computer Networks and Security UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Computer Networks and Security UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MComp
Computer Networks and Security UCLan Main Sandwich year
MComp
Computer Networks and Security UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Computer Science UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Computer Science UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Computing UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Computing UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Construction Project Management UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Construction Project Management UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
BA
Creative Advertising UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Criminology and Criminal Justice UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Cyber Security UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Cyber Security UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Cyberpsychology UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Deaf Studies and Education UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Dental Therapy UCLan Main Foundation
BSc
Dentistry UCLan Main Sandwich year
BDS
Digital Marketing UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Digital Marketing UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Education & History UCLan Main
BA
BA
BA
Education and History UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Education and Psychology UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Education and Sociology UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Education Studies UCLan Main
BA
Education Studies UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Electrical and Electronic Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BEng
Electrical and Electronic Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
BEng
Electronic Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
BEng
Electronic Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BEng
Electronic Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MEng
Electronic Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
MEng
Energy Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MEng
Energy Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
MEng
Energy Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BEng
Energy Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
BEng
English and History UCLan Main Foundation
BA
English and History UCLan Main
BA
BA
English Language and Linguistics UCLan Main Foundation
BA
English Language and Literature UCLan Main Foundation
BA
English Literature UCLan Main Foundation
BA
English Literature UCLan Main
BA
English Literature and Chinese UCLan Main Foundation
BA
BA
English Literature and French UCLan Main Foundation
BA
English Literature and German UCLan Main Foundation
BA
English Literature and Japanese UCLan Main Foundation
BA
English Literature and Korean UCLan Main Foundation
BA
English Literature and Spanish UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Event Management UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Event Management UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Facilities Management UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Facilities Management UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Fashion and Textiles UCLan Burnley Foundation
FDA
Fashion and Textiles UCLan Burnley Foundation
FDA
Fashion Design UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Fashion Promotion and Marketing UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Film Production UCLan Main
BA
Fine Art UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Fire & Leadership Studies UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Fire and Leadership Studies UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Fire Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
MEng
Fire Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MEng
Fire Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BEng
Fire Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
BEng
Fire Safety Engineering UCLan Main Foundation
FdSc
Football Coaching and Development UCLan Burnley Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Football Coaching and Development UCLan Burnley Sandwich year
BA
Football Studies UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Football Studies UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Forensic Computing and Security UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Forensic Computing and Security UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Forensic Computing and Security UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MComp
Forensic Computing and Security UCLan Main Sandwich year
MComp
Forensic Psychology UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Forensic Science UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Forensic Science UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Forensic Science & Chemical Analysis UCLan Main Sandwich year
MSci
BSc
Forensic Science & Criminal Investigation UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Forensic Science & Molecular Biology UCLan Main Sandwich year
MSci
Forensic Science and Chemical Analysis UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MSci
Forensic Science and Molecular Biology UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MSci
Games Design UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Games Design UCLan Main
BA
Graphic Design UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Health and Social Care UCLan Main Foundation
FDA
Health and Social Care UCLan Burnley Foundation
FDA
FDA
FDA
History UCLan Main Foundation
BA
History UCLan Main
BA
History & Politics UCLan Main
BA
History and Politics UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Human Resource Management UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Human Resource Management UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Illustration UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Interior Design UCLan Main Foundation
BA
International Business UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
International Business UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
International Hospitality Management UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
International Hospitality Management UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
International Journalism UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
International Journalism UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
International Tourism Management UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
International Tourism Management UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Law UCLan Main Part time Foundation
LLB
Law UCLan Main Foundation
LLB
Law UCLan Main
LLB
Law UCLan Burnley
LLB
Law UCLan Burnley Foundation
LLB
Law UCLan Burnley Part time Foundation
LLB
Law with Business UCLan Main Foundation
LLB
Law with Criminology UCLan Main Foundation
LLB
Liberal Arts UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Liberal Arts UCLan Main
BA
Manufacturing Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
BEng
Manufacturing Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
MEng
Marketing UCLan Burnley Sandwich year
BA
Marketing UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Marketing UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Mathematics UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MMath
Mathematics UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Mathematics UCLan Main Sandwich year
MMath
Mathematics UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Mechanical Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BEng
Mechanical Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
BEng
Mechanical Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MEng
Mechanical Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
MEng
Mechatronics and Intelligent Machines UCLan Main Sandwich year
BEng
Media Production UCLan Main Foundation
BSc
Media Production UCLan Main
BSc
Medical Sciences UCLan Burnley Foundation
BSc
Medical Sciences UCLan Burnley
BSc
Medicine UCLan Main Foundation
MBBS
Midwifery UCLan Main Foundation
BSc
Modern Languages UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (Chinese and German) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (Chinese and Russian) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (Chinese and Spanish) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (French and Chinese) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (French and German) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (French and Japanese) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (French and Korean) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (French and Russian) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (French and Spanish) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (German and Korean) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (German and Russian) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (Japanese and Chinese) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (Japanese and German) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (Japanese and Korean) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (Japanese and Russian) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (Japanese and Spanish) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (Korean and Russian) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (Spanish and German) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (Spanish and Korean) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Modern Languages (Spanish and Russian) UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Motorsports Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
BEng
Motorsports Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BEng
Motorsports Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
MEng
Motorsports Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MEng
Multimedia Journalism UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Multimedia Journalism UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Music Theatre UCLan Main
BA
Neuropsychology UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Neuroscience UCLan Main Foundation
BSc
Neuroscience UCLan Main
BSc
Nursing Associate UCLan Main Foundation
FdSc
Nursing with Registered Nurse (Adult) UCLan Burnley Foundation
BSc
Nursing with Registered Nurse (Adult) UCLan Westlakes Foundation
BSc
BSc
Nutrition and Exercise Sciences UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Nutrition and Exercise Sciences UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Nutrition and Exercise Sciences UCLan Main Part time Sandwich year
BSc
BSc
Oil and Gas Safety Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BEng
Oil and Gas Safety Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
BEng
Oil and Gas Safety Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MEng
Oil and Gas Safety Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
MEng
BSc
Outdoor Adventure Leadership UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Outdoor Adventure Leadership UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Paramedic Science UCLan Main
BSc
Pharmacology UCLan Main Foundation
BSc
Pharmacology UCLan Main
BSc
Pharmacy UCLan Main Foundation
MPharm
Philosophy UCLan Main
BA
Philosophy UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Photography UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Physics UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Physics UCLan Main Part time Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Physics UCLan Main Sandwich year
MPhys
Physics UCLan Main Part time Sandwich year
MPhys
Physics UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MPhys
Physics UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Physics UCLan Main Part time Sandwich year
BSc
Physics with Astrophysics UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MPhys
Physics with Astrophysics UCLan Main Sandwich year
MPhys
Physics with Astrophysics UCLan Main Part time Sandwich year
MPhys
Physics with Astrophysics UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Physics with Astrophysics UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Physiology & Pharmacology UCLan Main Foundation
BSc
Physiotherapy UCLan Main
BSc
Policing & Criminal Investigation UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Policing and Criminal Investigation UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Politics UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Politics UCLan Main
BA
Politics, Philosophy and Society UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Professional Policing UCLan Main Foundation
BSc
BSc
Professional Policing UCLan Burnley
BSc
Professional Policing UCLan Burnley Foundation
BSc
Psychology UCLan Burnley Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Psychology UCLan Burnley Sandwich year
BSc
Psychology UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Psychology UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Psychology and Criminology UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Psychology and Criminology Runshaw College
BSc
Psychology of Child Development UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
BSc
BSc
Publishing UCLan Main
BA
Quantity Surveying UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Quantity Surveying UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Religion, Culture & Society UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Robotics Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BEng
Robotics Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
BEng
Robotics Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
MEng
Robotics Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
MEng
BA
Senior Status Law UCLan Main
LLB
Senior Status Law UCLan Main Part time
LLB
Sexual Health Studies UCLan Main Foundation
BSc
BSc
Social Work UCLan Main
BA
Sociology UCLan Main
BA
Software Engineering UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Software Engineering UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Sport and Exercise Science UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Sport and Exercise Science UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
FdSc
Sport and Physical Education UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Sport and Physical Education UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Sport Business Management UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Sport Business Management UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Sports Coaching and Development UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Sports Coaching and Development UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Sports Coaching and Development UCLan Burnley Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Sports Coaching and Development UCLan Burnley Sandwich year
BA
Sports Coaching and Performance UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
Sports Coaching and Performance UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Sports Journalism UCLan Main Foundation
BA
Sports Journalism UCLan Main
BA
Sports Therapy UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
Sports Therapy UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Strength and Conditioning UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BSc
Strength and Conditioning UCLan Main Sandwich year
BSc
BA
TESOL and Chinese UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
TESOL and French UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
TESOL and German UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
TESOL and Japanese UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
TESOL and Korean UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
TESOL and Modern Languages UCLan Main Sandwich year
BA
TESOL and Russian UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
TESOL and Spanish UCLan Main Foundation Sandwich year
BA
Textile Design UCLan Main Foundation
BA
BA
TV Production UCLan Main Foundation
BA