Access and Widening Participation


More projects

We're always working to better understand access and widening participation in the UK.

Current projects

Retention, on-course attainment and degree outcomes for Access UCL students

Drawing on data from the first graduating cohort of Access UCL students, this project will analyse the on-course attainment, retention and degree outcomes of Access UCL students.

Please contact jade.hunter@ucl.ac.uk if you would like to know more about or get involved with this project.

Completed projects

Informing evidence-based targeting of attainment-raising outreach activity: KS3 and KS4 grade profiles of entrants

Analysis of KS3 and KS4 grade profiles to inform an evidence-based eligibility criteria using GCSE and A Level grades to target students with the potential to study at UCL, but who may benefit from attainment-focused activity. 

Evaluating the Effectiveness of the UCL Bursary

This project utilised the Office for Students’ financial support evaluation toolkit to evaluate the effectiveness of the UCL bursary.