Parent and Guardian Zone

Applying to university can be a stressful time for both you and your child. We're here to support you both through the application journey.

Please view our advice below for more information on applying to university, what clearing means and the process for securing a place.

We also have some content from parents and guardians themselves - take a look at their experiences and what they have to say.

Sarah's Parents


Second year student, Sarah, asked her parents how they felt when she applied to university and left Brighton to study in Suffolk.

Life at Suffolk Blog

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Our students have been writing about life at university. Read their thoughts and experiences. 

Parent and Guardian Interviews


We spoke to some of our students parents and guardians. Take a look at their experiences of their child going to university.

Advice and FAQs

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Take a look at our tips and advice for supporting your child through clearing.

Clearing Hub

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Take a look at our advice, FAQs and student stories. 

Jargon Buster

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Take a look at our university jargon buster for a glossary of university-related words and their definitions.