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Apply through Clearing to join the University of Essex in 2017

Applying to Essex through Clearing

1 Choose your perfect course
from the wide range we offer.

2 Apply online with our quick
and easy form.




Got your place at Essex? Make sure you apply for accommodation as soon as possible. We offer a range of accommodation options.

Life at Essex

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Find out what life at Essex is really like. See more of our campuses and facilities, and hear from our students and academics.

How to apply

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Follow our step-by-step guide to the Clearing application process. Switching to Essex is simple and we're here to help throughout.

Clearing Open Days

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Find out why Essex is your new home at a Clearing Open Days.
Colchester: 19 August.
Southend: 18 and 21 August.

Student finance

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Whether you've already applied for student finance or not, find out what you need to do next as a Clearing and Adjustment applicant.

Contact us

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Need help? Got a question? See our opening hours and contact details. You can get in touch by phone, email or in person.