University Centre Weston

Jess Darby

Welfare and Retention Officer
01934 422776
jess.darby@ucw.ac.uk

The information on this page was last updated on 19 July 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.

We hold the Buttle UK Quality Mark, and can offer support for all our care leavers.
We have guaranteed student accommodation all year round for care leavers. We also have a dedicated team offering specialist support who can help with all aspects of uni life – from mental health support to academic study skills support.

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
We have a named contact who will help you with applying for your student finance and ensure you apply for all the additional funding that you may be entitled to.

19 courses

Course information from Discover Uni was last updated in December 2020

Animal Management Knightstone Foundation
FdSc
Animal Management Knightstone Part time Foundation
FdSc
Biological Laboratory Sciences Knightstone Foundation
FdSc
Biological Laboratory Sciences Knightstone Part time Foundation
FdSc
Business with Management Knightstone Foundation Sandwich year
FDA
Business with Management Knightstone Part time Foundation Sandwich year
FDA
Counselling Knightstone Foundation
FdSc
Counselling Knightstone Part time Foundation
FdSc
Health and Social Care Practice Knightstone Foundation
FdSc
Inclusive Practice Knightstone Foundation
FDA
FdSc
FDA
Photography in Practice Part time Foundation
FDA
Sports Studies Knightstone Foundation
FdSc
Sports Studies (Football) Knightstone Foundation
FdSc