You’d think there would just be one UCAS deadline for 2018 entry but when you search on the internet, lots of different dates come up and we know this can be confusing. We’ve put together all key dates for UCAS application deadlines.
7 June 2018
If you receive all university decisions by 3 May then you must reply to any offers by 7 June otherwise they will be declined.
21 June 2018
If you receive all of your offers by 7 June then you must reply to any offers by 21 June 2018.
30 June 2018
Any applications received by 6pm (UK time) on 30 June 2018 will be sent to your chosen universities. Any applications made after this date and time will mean you are automatically entered into Clearing.
5 July 2018
Clearing 2018 opens.
12 July 2018
If you sent your application between 15 January 2018 and 30 June 2018, then universities have until 12 July 2018 to make a decision.
19 July 2018
If you receive any university decisions by 12 July, this is the date you must reply to any offers or they will be declined and you will be entered into Clearing if you are eligible.
16 August 2018
A-Level results day! Adjustment will also open for students whose exam results were better than expected.