Students

Welcome to the Student area of the Shaping Futures website! We support students in the Liverpool City Region to make informed choices about their education journey and achieve their goals – whether you’re considering GCSE choices or making decisions about your Higher Education options. We provide impartial information, advice, and guidance to support you! 

In this area of our website, you’ll find lots of information to support you with your decision making around Higher Education, whether you’re wondering, which is the right pathway for you, unsure where to start your research, struggling with your finance application or have a specific support need, we’re here to help you.

Students

Welcome to the Student area of the Shaping Futures website! We support students in the Liverpool City Region to make informed choices about their education journey and achieve their goals – whether you’re considering GCSE choices or making decisions about your Higher Education options. We provide impartial information, advice, and guidance to support you!

In this area of our website, you’ll find lots of information to support you with your decision making around Higher Education, whether you’re wondering, which is the right pathway for you, unsure where to start your research, struggling with your finance application or have a specific support need, we’re here to help you.

Students

Welcome to the Student area of the Shaping Futures website! We support students in the Liverpool City Region to make informed choices about their education journey and achieve their goals – whether you’re considering GCSE choices or making decisions about your Higher Education options. We provide impartial information, advice, and guidance to support you!

In this area of our website, you’ll find lots of information to support you with your decision making around Higher Education, whether you’re wondering, which is the right pathway for you, unsure where to start your research, struggling with your finance application or have a specific support need, we’re here to help you.

Below you’ll find links to key websites you should use to help with your research and decision making. In our resource section you’ll find guides and other materials to help you with your personal statement and more and in our events section you can find outreach activities we’re offering that you might find useful to attend. If you can’t find what you’re looking for here, or want to discuss something more in depth, you can live chat our team at any time! 

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UCAS

As well as being the platform you use to apply to university, UCAS provides a course search function to help you explore your options, a calendar of key dates and lots of articles explaining the different elements of applying to Higher Education, including how to choose a course, entry requirements and open days.

UniTasterDays

UniTasterDays indexes different university events, like open days, subject specific events and residential. It also hosts an extensive library of webinars, both focused on subject areas and more general aspects of applying to university.

DiscoverUni

Discover Uni is an official source of information about Higher Education. You can compare data on different courses, including student satisfaction, continuation rate (how many students stay on the course after first year) and employment outcomes.

The Pay Index

Shaping Futures funds access to The Pay Index for all students, parents, schools and colleges in the Liverpool City Region. Through this platform you can access information on graduate salaries across different industries, cost of living across the country, apprenticeship options and more.

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Talk to us!

You can use the live chat function on our website to speak to the Shaping Futures team, or a range of current students from our partner institutions.

Whether you need advice on your next steps, personal statement, student finance or Results Day, or you just want to find out more about student life and experiences, our live chat is here for you!

Talk to us!

You can use the live chat function on our website to speak to the Shaping Futures team, or a range of current students from our partner institutions.

Whether you need advice on your next steps, personal statement, student finance or Results Day, or you just want to find out more about student life and experiences, our live chat is here for you!

Talk to us!

You can use the live chat function on our website to speak to the Shaping Futures team, or a range of current students from our partner institutions.

Whether you need advice on your next steps, personal statement, student finance or Results Day, or you just want to find out more about student life and experiences, our live chat is here for you!