Newman University’s Student Recruitment team have a series of webinars scheduled over the coming weeks covering numerous topics. During each webinar you will have opportunity to ask questions whilst we deliver presentations on a range of important topics for prospective students, their families and advisors. After registering you will receive logon details for the session, with a reminder email shortly before the session is due to commence. Each session will commence promptly at the start time listed.

Please click the links below to sign up:

Introduction To Higher Education:

Come and find out how progressing to university can benefit you and your career with this webinar from Newman University. This webinar is a great introduction to Higher Education, outlining the benefits of studying at university, how to research and choose a course effectively, the importance of careful consideration of the entry requirements for various courses and an overview of the student finance system.

How To Make A Successful UCAS Application:

This webinar provides a detailed breakdown how applicants should complete their UCAS application form in order to give them the best chance of being accepted onto their course. The talk covers an overview of the UCAS application process, guided walkthroughs of the application, do’s and don’ts for the different sections, how to write an effective personal statement, and what happens once the application has been sent.

How To Write An Effective Personal Statement:

This webinar provides students with an overview on what admissions tutors are looking for from a Personal Statement, including hints and tips on how to write the most effective statement. Students will leave the webinar ready to get writing their statement and to produce their first draft.

Student Finance:

Come and join our webinar find out more about the undergraduate Student Finance application process and what you need to be doing NOW! This webinar covers the various support packages available to students in order to fund their time at university, including tuition fees, maintenance loans, bursaries and scholarships. It also covers the application process, repayment process and top tips to make the most of your money whilst at university.

Bespoke sessions on funding Postgraduate study can be provided upon request.

How To Make The Most Of Virtual Open Days:

Drop into this short webinar to get some tips on what to expect at a Virtual Open Day and how you can make the most of your time with some basic preparation tips, what to do during the event and how you can then follow this up as you make good, well informed, decisions about your university choices!

Virtual Advisors Conference 2020 / Advisor Webinar Access :

We are excited to announce that on Wednesday 11th November 2020 (10am-12:15pm) we will be hosting our annual Advisors Conference. Owing to current circumstances, we have made the decision that this year our conference will be held virtually.

Throughout the morning you will hear from the Student Recruitment Team detailing our current offering and updating you on our services to schools, including virtual event opportunities. Jon Cheek, from Uni Taster Days, will be joining us to talk about his platform and how he is able to support your schools and colleges. There will also be the opportunity to hear more in depth information about some of our courses that may be of specific interest to you and your students.

The conference will be a great chance to catch up with the recruitment team, keep up to date with the sector and network with other attendees. We look forward to seeing you there!

For more information regarding the conference please contact Jessica Johnson,

You can register for this event here.

Should any advisors wish to attend any of our other webinar sessions please feel free to email David Handy (Senior Student Recruitment Manager) who will arrange for you to access these sessions.


Bespoke Sessions for YOUR School or College :

Calling Heads of Sixth Form, Careers Leaders and Advisors!

If you would like Newman University to run any of the presentations above as ‘exclusive’ sessions purely for your students and staff please email David Handy (Senior Student Recruitment Manager) who will be happy to discuss your requirements.


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