What are our widening access criteria for UCAS Clearing?
Updated on 7 August 2023
Our guide to widening access criteria for UCAS Clearing
SIMD20 (Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation)
An applicant in the 20% most disadvantaged postcode areas of Scotland
An applicant who cares, unpaid, for a friend or family member who, due to illness, disability, a mental health problem or an addiction, cannot cope without your support.
An applicant who is or has been ‘a looked after person.’
Refugee/Asylum Seeker/Humanitarian protection
An applicant with a recognised status as either Refugee, Asylum Seeker or under Humanitarian protection and resident in the UK.