How do I find out about university?
Get in touch – it's as easy as that!
Meet the team
Tracey is the adviser for student carers, their families and supporters. All contact is confidential and impartial and, with your permission, we'll help make the road into university easier. We'll put you in contact with the right people and make sure you get the support you need.
Tracey Kerr – 01786 467045
Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
Come and see what it's like
We can arrange individual visits for you and a friend, adviser or parent/guardian to let you see the campus, find out more about what we offer, and answer any questions you have. You might want to find out more about a particular subject, get advice about your qualifications or find out what specific support you could receive.
You'll meet with Tracey, our main contact for student carers, and also talk to one of our experienced student ambassadors. If we can we'll also get you to meet with an academic from your subject area so you can find out more about the degree you're interested in.
All you have to do is get in touch and we'll do the rest.
Open Day / Applicant Day
Open Days are a great way to find out more about everything to do with university life. A range of information desks are available where you can speak to University staff, academics, and current students. We've a dedicated information stand manned by our widening participation staff who can help you get the most out of the day. You can also talk to some of our student ambassadors to find out more about their experiences in managing their caring responsibilities and their studies.
If you've been made an offer then you'll be invited to an Applicant Day. These are really useful for you and your family and friends even if you live locally or have visited the University campus before. They give you time to ask staff and students about what it is like to study at Stirling and lets you find out all you need to know about the next steps in the application process.
If you're coming on your own to either of these events, or are unsure of what to do on the day, get in touch once you've registered online and we'll make sure you get the most out of your visit.