Do you want to start uni this September? There’s still plenty of time to get an application in. You can still apply through the usual UCAS application system until 30 June 2022.
All applications received after 30 June 2022 will automatically be entered into Clearing. So, you'll need to begin/finish your applications as soon as possible.
Clearing begins in July and finishes in September.
Based in the stunning city of Southampton, Solent University is home to a global community of students from all walks of life. We've got award-winning teaching, first-class facilities, and strong industry links, making sure we'll get you ready for employment with the skills employers are looking for.
Depending on where you are in your application journey, whether you're looking for a course, still need to register with UCAS, need a hand with your personal statement, fancy a peek at our open days, need a hand with finance and accommodation, or living in Southampton, don't panic, we've got it covered.
DID YOU KNOW?
- We're working towards a 33% carbon reduction target by implementing a range of energy efficiency projects across our campuses.
- We're an Adobe Creative Campus, offering free student access to Adobe's suite of professional-grade creative software.
- Solent is home to a global community of students from over 100 countries.
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Student finance explained
Tuition fees can vary depending on what course you're studying, whether you're full-time or part-time, and where in the world you're arriving from.
If you're worried about your finances, there are bursaries and scholarships you may be eligible for:
We've got lots of information on hand to help you with paying your fees, as many students apply for student finance.
If you've got a spare couple of minutes, watch our video on applying for student finance.Find out more
Home is where the heart is
At Solent we've got a range of accommodation to suit all needs.
Each of our five student residences are only a short walk away from the University and the city centre.
There's a mixture of en-suite and non-en-suite rooms, and all come with fully-equipped kitchens, common rooms, and a place to do your laundry. There's also our ResLife team on hand to help you with any problems you may have.
We have purpose-built rooms on the ground floor of residences for those requiring accessible accommodation.
For those with unseen disabilities, rooms can be reserved and fridges for medical purposes, as well as visible or audible alarms, can be fitted.Find out more
It's time to get personal!
When you submit your application, you have to write a personal statement. It's a way for you to talk about your skills and ambitions and what makes you perfect for the course you want to study.
We've got all the information you need to help get you started, get inspired, and get motivated. Take a look at our 52 Things to Do guide on writing your personal statement - part 1 has tips and advice to get you started and part 2 helps you with finding the motivation to begin writing it - follow the links on the right to read more.
You can also get help with writing your personal statement from our friendly recruitment team!Personal statement hub
Register with UCAS
Registering with UCAS is easy, and it only takes 15 minutes!
Before you can apply to Solent, you'll need to create your UCAS account. Simply visit UCAS and use their registration system to get your account set up and ready.
The application fee is £20 for a single choice, or £26 for more than one choice.
If you've also got a spare three and a half minutes, check out our bite-sized video on applying through UCAS.Register on UCAS
Key dates to remember
UCAS Extra opens
University decisions due
Reply to offers
Applications go into clearing
Last day to apply for a course in Extra
Take a look around Solent
Uni's more than what you learn - it's the people you meet, the connections you make, the nights out, the nights in, the days spent chatting and laughing in the park. It's the whole experience.
With dedicated support teams for finance, wellbeing, learning support, disability support, health, international, or faith issues, we're there when you need us.
You can pick from our huge range of sports clubs, from kickboxing to cheerleading, centred around our fantastic on-campus sports complex.