Going To University

Are you thinking of going to University but don’t know where to start? Getting ready for University can be overwhelming so that’s why we’ve created the Going To University site to help you through the process.

Applying to University

Read our tips about how to start looking at Universities and preparing your application. Find out what the UCAS system is all about and how to make an impact with your personal statement.

Student Finance

When going to University, you will have two main costs. These will be Tuition Fees and Living Costs. Read more about financing your studies on the Going to University site.

How University is different to school

University will be different from school in many ways but there will be support on offer to make sure you settle in and adapt to university life with ease.

Where you’ll live

Will you be living at home during your studies or will you be living in halls of residence? Find out what kind of accommodation Bangor has to offer and how to apply.

Useful words and terms

Are you feeling a bit confused with all the new university terminology? We’ve created a guide to help you understand all the new words and terms and we’ve answered frequently asked questions to help you along the way.

YouTube Channel

Our student vloggers are here to help you with advice on how to find a university that's right for you, how to make the most of an Open Day, how to make friends or how to settle in at Uni. Subscribe to our Get Ready for University YouTube Channel to receive the most recent vlogs.