Information for Prospective Students
Explore UCL Year 11 Summer School
11 - 15 July 2016
Now closed for applications - still taking teacher references
Explore UCL is a five day non-residential summer school for 100 Year 11 students attending non-selective state schools in or near London. Students must be highly able (expected to achieve five or more A or A*s at GCSE), and planning to progress to post 16 education. They must also meet UCL's eligibility criteria.
Students can apply for the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) or the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences strand. The programme includes interactive workshops and short talks to help students explore a wide range of university degree subjects; sessions also cover the UCAS process, student finance, personal statements and career planning. Students are assigned group presentation projects and some simple homework tasks.
We are now processing student applications, and will send decisions to applicants by Friday 20 May 2016.
All applications must be accompanied by a teacher reference: please complete the reference at the link above by midday on Wednesday 4 May 2016.