The majority of applications to universities and Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) are managed by UCAS.

You will need to register on UCAS at ucas.com, before you can apply and track your applications. 

As a student at Westminster Kingsway College, we will provide you with a "buzzword" for you to link your application with the college when you register your account. To obtain your buzzword, email careers@westking.ac.uk with your student ID number and we will send this to you.

Mature Students

For learners aged 21 or over who did not go to university after school or college, see here for more information

Student helpline

0371 468 0468

Key steps

  1. Register your account on ucas.com with the buzzword


  2. Research your options and attend Open Days, visit opendays.com to research


  3. Write your Personal Statement


  4. Complete your application by the student deadline


  5. Discuss your application with your personal tutor, including predicted grades and content for their Reference.


  6. Access the support services and special events that will help you make a great application












Download the application guide (above)


Click here for information

UCAS Extra

If you've used all five choices on your application, and you're not holding any offers, you could still find a place using Extra

Click here for information

UCAS Clearing

If you’re applying through Clearing, find out what to do, and how to apply

Click here for information

If you would like to discuss UCAS, speak with your personal tutor or an adviser from the Careers and Employability team. 

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0371 468 0468

Careers Advisers are available at King's Cross, Soho and Victoria campuses.

If you would like to book a 1:1 appointment, visit our Contact page

Alternatively, you can access lunchtime drop-in (times below)

King's Cross
Mon - Fri
12pm - 2pm 
Room K004
11:30 am - 1pm 
Reception area
Thurs  11:30am - 12:30pm
Fri       1:30pm - 2:30pm
LEX Reception area

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