Key dates for 2020 entry

DateNotes
4 September 2019 Completed UCAS applications can be submitted to UCAS
15 October 2019 Deadline: applications for courses in medicine, dentistry and veterinary science
15 January 2020 Deadline for all applications to be guaranteed consideration
25 February 2020 UCAS Extra opens 
31 March 2020 Universities and colleges should aim to have sent decisions on all applications received by 15 January 2020
14 April 2020 Deadline: if you receive all decisions by 16 March 2020, reply by 14 April
5 May 2020 Deadline: respond to your offers if all your decisions were received by 31 March (unless you live outside the EU or applied through Extra)
6 May 2020 Outstanding decisions from universities and colleges on applications received by 15 January are rejected by default
4 June 2020 Outstanding replies from applicants are declined by default where the last decision from universities and colleges was received by 6 May (except those governed by Extra)
18 June 2020 Outstanding replies declined by default where last decision received by 4 June (all applicants except Extra)
30 June 2020 Final date for non-EU applications. Final date for receipt of post-15 January applications.
5 July 2020 Last date for applicants to refer themselves through Extra
6 July 2020 Clearing opens and IB results are published
13 July 2020 Outstanding decisions on applications received by 30 June and Extra referrals are rejected by default
20 July 2020 Outstanding replies declined by default including Extra where last decision received from institution by 13 July 2020
13 August 2020 Publication of GCE (A-levels) and Advanced Diploma results. Start of English, Welsh and Northern Irish Clearing vacancy information service. Adjustment opens for registration
31 August 2020 Deadline for applicants to meet academic conditions of offers. Adjustment ends.

Key dates for 2019 entry

If you're applying to join us in September 2019 view the key dates for 2019.

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