June 8th 2006
UNIVERSITY TO HOST CONNEXIONS PARENTS’ EVENING
Around 300 parents of sixth-form children are expected to
Parents from all over
All those attending have children currently in year 12 who are beginning to think about applying to university.
Visitors will hear a number of talks and presentations covering
issues such as finance and funding, students support services and what it’s
like to study at the
There will also be advice from John Herbert, Information
Manager for Connexions Lincolnshire and
Visitors will also be able to talk to Connexions staff and use university computers to log on to the UCAS web site.
“Applying to university is a big decision for youngsters and often their parents can feel as if they don’t have all the information they need to advise their children,” said Karen Raynes, UK Student Recruitment Manager for the university.
“We are pleased to be able to host these events and hope that those attending will leave the university feeling more confident about the whole applications procedure.”
from the university will also be attending similar events on 14th and
15th June at
For more information contact:
Kate Strawson Press Officer
(01522) 886244 firstname.lastname@example.org
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