2022 Key Dates
Choosing what courses to study and where you want to study is a major decision, so make sure that you give yourself enough time to properly research and prepare your application.
18 May 2021
UCAS Undergraduate application opens for 2022 entry.
7 September 2021
Applicants can pay and send their applications to UCAS, and unis and colleges can start making decisions on applications.
15 October 2021
Applications for Oxford, Cambridge and most courses in medicine, dentistry, and veterinary medicine/science should arrive at UCAS by 18:00 (UK time). The reference needs to be completed before the application can be sent to us.
26 January 2022
Applications for the majority of undergraduate courses should arrive at UCAS by 18:00 (UK time) on the equal consideration date (check course details in our search tool for the correct deadline). The reference needs to be completed before the application can be sent to us.
25 February 2022
Extra starts for eligible applicants.
30 June 2022
If an application is sent to us by 18:00 (UK time) on this day, we’ll send it to the chosen universities or colleges. Applications received after this date will automatically be entered into Clearing.