It can be difficult to find the right information for you and your circumstances, and so in addition to our information above about being a mature learner at Liverpool Hope University we have compiled a list of useful links and advice:
The Shaping Futures outreach programme has a dedicated hub with information and useful advice for those considering a return to education, including the option to speak directly to current mature students studying at Liverpool Hope University.
The Student Room provides a forum to connect with other students and likeminded applicants and hosts discussions on a range of topics, including this thread on issues and questions from mature learners.
UCAS (University and College Admissions Service) is the organisation through which you will submit your application to study at University. Here is a handy page with tips and information on the application process specifically designed for mature students.
It is important to understand exactly what funding you may be eligible for and a good place to start is by using the Government’s finance calculator. Don’t forget to also check with individual universities and other organisations about any scholarships or additional support which may be available – more details and links are available above in our Mature Learner’s Guide.
Many Universities display their typical entry requirements as qualifications such as A-Levels or UCAS points. Using this tariff calculator you can work out how many UCAS points any major qualification is worth. Alternatively, you are welcome to contact us to discuss eligibility based on your situation.
Mature Student Information Videos
We have created a number of useful information videos designed to provide specific information to mature students on a range of different topics. Each video can be found below:
Mature Students are welcome to live in all of our halls of residence. Where possible our accommodation team will endeavor to allocate students to live with other mature learners or postgraduate students. Self-contained accommodation and private lets are available via Liverpool Student Homes
If you would like to discuss your individual circumstances or have any questions about Liverpool Hope University then please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org or 0151 291 3111.