Name of Provider
Summary of the Offer
Improving access, performance, experiences and progression for care leavers.
More About the Offer
Leeds Trinity University will support care leavers interested in applying to study there as well as care leavers who are already studying there.
Foster Family Fun Days - We offer a wide range of fun, family friendly activities, inspired by the variety of subjects taught across the partnership. This is a great opportunity to visit the University campus and have a go at something new.
Pastoral Support - At Leeds Trinity University, the named contact works closely with Student Support teams as soon as applications are made to ensure that students are aware of the support they can receive.
Summer schools and weekend activities - Leeds Trinity University offers a University Reward Scheme. Regardless of your background, if higher education can help you achieve your dreams, Leeds Trinity want to help you get there.
Contextual admissions - Leeds Trinity University Reward Scheme is a three-day residential summer school for Year 12 (or equivalent) students. Attendees receive dedicated information about Higher Education and the application process. The residential also provides the opportunity to try out your subject. After completing the residential, students receive 8 UCAS points off an offer from Leeds Trinity University.
Financial Support - Leeds Trinity University offers a bursary for care leavers (£1,000 per year for a maximum of three years + £50 Wilko’s vouchers).
Employment Support - Care Leavers studying at Leeds Trinity University are offered automatic shortlisting for Student Ambassador recruitment each September.
Website Support - http://www.leedstrinity.ac.uk/business-and-partnerships/schools-colleges-and-teacher-services/widening-participation/care-leavers
How to Apply
How to Register
If you are interested in taking up any of this support, contact Gillian Elvidge, Care Leaver Co-ordinator, at G.Elvidge@leedstrinity.ac.uk or by phone on 0113 283 7235