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Clearing 2021

Don’t wait for your future to come to you. Start your Clearing application today: we'll help you beat the rush by reviewing your application and contacting you before results day.

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Search and apply

Joining ARU through Clearing is quick and easy: browse our list of courses and apply online.

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Our application experts are here Monday-Thursday 9am-5pm, and Friday 9am-4.30pm. You can also chat to our Student Ambassadors about life at ARU.


Amplify your future with ARU

Find out what it's like to study at ARU - and the ambitions our students hold for the future.

Is Clearing for me?

Clearing is your opportunity to apply to university, whether you’re just getting results this summer or you’re returning to education.

You're eligible to apply through Clearing if:

Applying through Clearing is quick and easy, and there’s no need to wait until A-level results day to do it. From 1 July, simply search for a course and apply online.


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Advice and guidance

We know you may have some questions about your university plans and applying through Clearing. We're here to support you all the way.

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Paying for uni

Find out more about financial support, including our range of ARU bursaries and scholarships.

Help with finances

Find a place to live

Be in the middle of the action: find accommodation in Cambridge, Chelmsford and Peterborough.


Covid-secure campuses

We've worked hard to create Covid-secure campuses and manage the risk of coronavirus transmission.

Keeping safe on campus