Missed the Ucas application deadline? All is not lost

The deadline for Ucas applications is 6pm on Sunday 15 January. But if you miss it – be it due to indecision, delayed references or technological problems – don’t worry: there’s still time to land a place. Here are your other options:


Submit a late application


Ucas will process late applications received after 6pm on Sunday 15 January – up until the end of June, in fact. But there are no guarantees universities will give equal consideration to your application.


So while you’ll probably lose out on a place on a competitive course which receives more applications than places available, other courses may still consider you. Waste no time in contacting universities directly to find out if they will accept you.


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