It can be difficult to know what you want to do when you leave school. University is an option that is open to everyone no matter who you are or where you come from.
We're here to help you figure out what you want to do and the best way for you to get there.
If you’re at high school and one of the statements listed below applies to you then yes, you are a widening access student. Find out more:
Widening access students can also be eligible for an adjusted offer.
Widening access students may qualify for an adjusted offer based on the minimum entry requirements for a course. So if you are studying Highers, the grades you need for the course could be up to two grades lower than the typical Highers grades listed on our course pages.
Here’s an example of how it works:
For SQA Higher Qualification, the minimum entry requirement is adjusted by up to two grades
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