Clearing dates for 2022

Clearing for 2021 is now closed. Search our courses for entry in 2022.

When does Clearing open? When is Results Day? We provide the answers to your questions about key Clearing dates.


25 February to 4 July: UCAS Extra begins

If you've not received any university offers for your five choices, you can add another choice using UCAS Extra. It gives you another chance to gain a place at university or college.

If you don't get the offer of a place through Extra, you still have another chance with Clearing.

UCAS Extra runs from 25 February to 4 July. Find out more about UCAS Extra.

July 2022

4 July

UCAS Extra ends

5 July: UCAS Clearing opens

You can now apply for a university course using Clearing. Why not read our Clearing guide for more information on how to secure your place through Clearing.

August 2022

9 August: SQA results day

SQA Highers and Advanced Highers results are published for Scotland.

Read our tips and guide on how to get prepared for results day.


A-Levels results are published. The exact date for 2022 is still to be announced.

31 August

Deadline for eligible students to arrange your guaranteed Stirling accommodation. After this date, accommodation may be available, but no longer guaranteed.

September 2022

12 September: Autumn semester starts

Teaching starts at Stirling for the Autumn semester


Questions about Clearing?

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