Clearing

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What is Clearing?


Clearing is a chance to get a place on a course after the main application deadline has passed. If you're successful you'll be able to start university in September 2019.

Clearing opens in July and you have from now until the end of September to get a course place. But remember, courses may fill up quickly so get in touch as soon as you've decided what you want to do.

Are you in Clearing?

Guidance from Teesside University about whether you are in Clearing and what to do next.

Applying through Clearing

Advice from Teesside University on how to find your course and apply.

Clearing next steps

More information about your accommodation and finance after accepting your place through Clearing.

Clearing next steps

You have a place through Clearing, what next?

  • To accept our Clearing offer, log on to UCAS Track, add Clearing choice.
  • Enter T20 for Teesside University and the relevant UCAS course code.
  • Check that UCAS Track updates to Unconditional Firm - usually within 24 hours.

Apply for accommodation

Our University halls and housing are all in a great central location so it's easy to get around the campus and into Middlesbrough town centre.

  • You must check UCAS Track has updated to Unconditional Firm before applying for accommodation. Keep an eye on your inbox. You are sent an email to the address on your UCAS application form with details of how to set up your University account and how to apply for accommodation.
  • After that we email your University account with a formal offer of your hall and room allocation.
  • You must accept or reject our accommodation offer within seven days. If accepting, you need to pay £150 deposit when you confirm your acceptance - the deposit is refundable if you don't take up your course place.
  • Select the accommodation deposit option. Continue through the pages to complete the process. Our accommodation office will automatically be informed when you have paid.

At Teesside University we have different types of accommodations to choose from - different options for different prices.

Woodland Halls, £85 a week
Seven separate halls grouped together - great if you like to have your own space while still part of a community. It's really hand for lectures, the library, Students' Union and Middlesbrough town centre.
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Parkside Halls, from £58 a week
Single and shared rooms set over three floors - it's a very sociable place to live allowing you to easily mix with other students. And it's opposite the lovely Albert Park.
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East Parkside Village, from £70 a week
Houses for six people and two apartments housing 24 people each. You get a single room, shared bathroom and shared use of dayrooms and kitchens on each floor - ideal for cooking, dining and socialising.
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King Edward's Square, £115 a week
With 15 newly refurbished houses set around a central green, it's a great central location - handy for lectures, the library, student support and Middlesbrough town centre.
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Central Halls, £115 a week
75 individual apartments grouped together as a community - each apartment has smaller clusters of between four and eight bedrooms. It's a two-minute walk to the centre of town and close to the University.
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West Parkside Village, £80 a week
If you prefer a quieter location and/or longer contract lengths, this is ideal - it's 16 houses each for five people. You get a single room, and a shared bathroom, dayroom and kitchen on each floor - ideal for cooking, dining and socialising.
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Money

Before you come to university it's important to understand how much it will cost and what funding you will receive.

  • Full-time tuition fees - you pay £9,250 a year for full-time undergraduate degree course (including a foundation year) and £6,150 for a full-time foundation degree, HND and other qualifications below degree level. Find out what is and isn't included in your tuition fees here.
  • Tuition fee loan - if you have already applied you must remember to update your university and course details as soon as possible. If you haven't already, apply to the Student Loan Company for a tuition fee loan to cover the full cost of your fees each year.
  • Maintenance loan - as a full-time student you can apply to the Student Loan Company for a maintenance loan to help with your living costs (food, accommodation and travel) - the amount you're entitled to depends on your household income, where you live and where you study. After accepting your place, remember to update your student finance information or apply if you haven't already.
  • Teesside University Advance - you also receive an iPad installed with Office 365 software and University information, a keyboard and up to £300 credit to buy learning resources.
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  • Scholarships - at Teesside University we have all kinds of scholarships available. You can search through them all here.

Budgeting

The Which? University student calculator will help you budget for studying at Teesside University.

Applicant groups on social media

This summer, there is a dedicated Facebook group open to all of our applicants, so you can chat to others who are starting at Teesside.

Request to join the group

Welcome week

Welcome week starts on Saturday 14 September and Sunday 15 September 2019.

During welcome week you can:

  • head to the Students' Union to get your freshers' pass
  • if you are staying in student accommodation, collect your key
  • go to the information zone for refreshments and freebies and register with a doctor
  • get your discounted gym membership
  • if you are a School of Health & Social Care student you will be sent your enrolment details separately.

You receive your timetable during Welcome Week at your academic school enrolment events. Keep your eyes on your email and your University emails for information of where to go on your first day.

Other useful info

Wifi on campus
We have a campus wide wifi network, known as eduroam. To access eduroam all you need is a compatible mobile device and an active Teesside University student account. You type in your email address and your password.

Your TUSC
A Teesside University smart card (TUSC) is your student ID card. It can get you into buildings, log you onto the printer to print things off and, if you enable it, you can use it around campus to make contactless payments and get 10% off the regular cash prices.

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