Guide for Parents

When the time comes for your son or daughter to start?university, it’s a proud moment and represents a significant milestone in their lives.

A graduate in cap and gowns and his father pose for photographs outside while on campus to attend his graduation ceremony.As they make?the move into higher education, there are lots of preparations to be made, decisions to be taken and deadlines to be met.

We recognise that as a parent or guardian, you will want to provide as much support as possible as your son or daughter searches for a suitable degree, chooses where to study, and identifies a potential career path.

These pages are designed to?assist you in helping your son or daughter navigate this process successfully, ensuring that they?reach an informed decision as they choose a course and university?and apply through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS).

You can also get?practical advice on how to help your son or daughter prepare for university?with our?checklist of the things they need to do after submitting their application, as well as a calendar of key dates.

We hope this information will prove useful in enabling you to offer advice and support?to?your son or daughter as they embark?on their student journey.

Discover Edge Hill University?

Visit Us

A prospective student and her parents speak to a member of staff during an open day.We encourage you to visit us with your son or daughter by attending an open day.

These events take place throughout the year and enable you?to tour our stunning campus with a student guide, attend subject presentations, speak to course tutors, observe practical activities and ask any questions.

Alternatively, you are also welcome to join your son or daughter on any?of our monthly campus tours.

Contact Us

If you have any queries?about Edge Hill University and wish to get in touch, you can contact Course Enquiries on 01695 657000 or email [email protected].