Aspire – University

Ever thought of going to University?

We have developed links with Universities who want to support you to go on to University education in the future.

We are encouraging young people to start visiting Universities from an early age and begin tracking out a pathway to achieving this goal.

The University visits can give you a real life experience of what it would be like, the types of courses you can study and what you should be doing in your education currently in order to get a place when you are old enough.

Sometimes young people want to delay their University place a bit and you can also gain information as how you can access University a bit later if this is appropriate.

We currently have strong links with the following Universities:


Solent University, Southampton

Widening Participation contact โ€“ Richard Thomas โ€“

Steps into Success programme – KS2 to KS4

Year 12/13 pupils can arrange an individual visits to the University here

Here are some videos to show you what it is like at Solent University

Information on bursaries available to Solent is hereย 

Solent offer Discovery Days to give students hands on experience of the degrees on offer


University College London
Widening Participation contact โ€“ Amy York โ€“

Bring Your Family to University Visit Day

Closing date 7th January 2020


Kingston University

Sanctuary Scholarship Scheme – Kingston University supports STAR’s Equal Access University Scholarships for Refugees and Asylum Seekers in the UK project to promote access to higher education for people who have fled persecution and sought asylum in the UK.