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.
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.
- Friday 10 July, 11am
- Tuesday 21 July, 11am
- Tuesday 4th August, 11am
- Thursday 20th August, 11am
- Thursday 27th August, 2pm
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.
- Monday 6 July, 10am
- Friday 17 July, 11am
- Tuesday 28 July, 11am
- Wednesday 5 August, 2pm
- Friday 21 August, 11am
- Tuesday 25 August, 11am
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.
Clearing 2020 :
Come and find out more about Clearing and how it can help you find a university place this Summer with the team from Newman University.
This webinar will explain how Clearing works, how Newman University will be able to support you this summer and student success stories as well as looking at your next steps to be ready for Clearing!
CPD for Advisors :
This webinar will give advisors, careers staff, Heads of Sixth Form and personal tutors some ideas for good practice surrounding UCAS References, as well as exploring how they can guide their students to write a good quality personal statement. Essential viewing for anyone involved in guiding students through the UCAS application process!
- Thursday 16 July, 2pm – How To Write A Good Quality UCAS Reference / Advising Students to Write An Effective Personal Statement
Routes Into Teaching:
Come and find out about your Routes Into Teaching with this webinar from Newman University. This webinar will give a thorough guide to the different university pathways available relating to Teaching and about how courses are structured, alongside tips and tricks from a former Head of Sixth Form who will offer insight into the world of education.
Theology and Religious Studies:
Newman University’s Theology and Philosophy department are excited to introduce a series of webinars for those interested in studying the subject area at University. Held across 4 weeks this summer, each session will get students thinking about some current topics in Theology and Philosophy.
The Law team at Newman University have produced sessions regarding the legality of the coronavirus lockdown in the UK. You can watch these sessions on our website and find out more about our Law courses HERE.
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.