Mature female student expressing frustration at computer
Mature students are a significant part of the UK university landscape with over , mature students applying for entry in Despite this, it can often feel like universities are primarily concerned with appealing to 18 to year olds. Our guide, written in collaboration with the University of East London , will walk you through the process of going to university as a mature student, from deciding on whether to apply to getting financial support, with insights from a recent mature student graduate. Approaching higher education as a mature student can be both an exciting and daunting experience. You should consider several factors when you choosing if you want to go, and then later, where and how you want to study.
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