Lifelong Learning Centre

Pre-entry information, advice and guidance

Sociology and Social Policy Student Josina Maynard

Are you…

  • Interested in returning to education?
  • Looking for flexible opportunities to fit around your existing commitments?
  • Thinking about your career prospects?

Do you…

  • Want to find out more about university study?
  • Need to discuss your choice of course and whether you have the right level of qualifications to apply?
  • Want adviceĀ about student fees and financial support, including loans and grants?

What can we offer?

  • A free, impartial, one-to-one appointment with a specialist university guidance officer to discuss your options for further study and routes to university
  • Advice on what university study might do for your career prospects, how to choose the right course and how to make a successful application

What can you expect?

  • Approachable, experienced, trained and committed staff working to the Matrix quality standard for information, advice and guidance services
  • Educational guidance as an ongoing process that enables you to explore your options and make choices within a complex educational sector

How do you book an appointment?

  • To request an appointment please use our online system, or alternatively call us on 07592 328670 or email
  • We also welcome enquiries in person, so feel free to pay us a visit! You can see our location on Google Maps here.

Appointments usually take place in the Lifelong Learning Centre, but for those who live outside of West Yorkshire or who may otherwise find it difficult to come into the University in person we also offer appointments over the telephone.

Please note that due to limitations on our provision you must meet certain eligibility criteria to use this service. You can also find out more about the service by having a read of this document.

If you would like to take part in a Facebook discussion about life as a mature student you might consider joining ourĀ Returning to Study group.