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School Visits

Our fully-trained team of Higher Education Ambassadors can go into schools to attend Options Evenings and deliver talks to students about different aspects of university life. You can find out what the Partnership offers below.

  • Options Evenings/Information Fairs:
    • Our representatives can bring along an information stand and resources to your event. They will talk to pupils and parents about progressing to Higher Education, answer questions and offer information on courses available at each of our 5 partner universities: Durham University, Newcastle University, Northumbria University, University of Sunderland & Teesside University

    Student Life Presentation / Quiz (30-45 minutes)

    • Your one stop shop of everything to do with University. From Accommodation to studying and exploring the extra curricular opportunities that Higher Education offers, your students will come out of the session understanding more about their options post-compulsory education.
  • Student Finance Presentation (30 minutes)
    • We dispel the myths about Student Finance and take you through what money is available, the repayment process and relieve some common concerns that students and parents have with regards to finance.
  • Applying to HE: UCAS for parents (30 minutes)
    • Let us take your parents/carers on a whistle-stop tour of University, all the way from Education to Employment. This quick guide will provide key dates and information about the research and application process for UCAS to support their young person at home.

If you would to find out more or to request a visit from us, please fill in the below form.

North East Raising Aspiration Partnership School Booking Form
Please complete the below form to request an ambassador at your school or college. A member of the North East Raising Aspiration Partnership Team will be in touch within seven days with more information.
The data collected through this form will be stored in accordance with the Data Protection Act (1998), used for selection purposes and to administer and manager the application. In addition, this data may also be shared with and used by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE), your local authority, Durham University, Newcastle University, Northumbria University, the University of Sunderland and Teesside University, for monitoring purposes to help evaluate the effectiveness of this activity. The partnership or partnering universities may contact you regarding similar events and activities in the region.

North East Raising Aspiration Partnership
c/o Marketing and Student Recruitment
Newcastle University

Tel: 0191 208 3128