Supporting You

Community and Adult Engagement Outreach

A group of UCEN Manchester students working together

Looking to offer support and opportunities to the young people and adults you work with in the community?

Get in touch to discuss how we can support you with your needs. 

Event attendance

Got an event coming up you’d like us to attend? Get in touch to invite us to your Careers Fairs or other community events.  

Support guides 

We can supply materials for the adults you work with, these might include information about:

  • Access to Higher Education Diplomas
  • Degree courses
  • How to apply to uni
  • How to apply for student finance
  • Understanding if you’re ready to return to education 


We have several set workshops but can offer bespoke session on request.  

Personal Statement Workshop 

This session gives students the tools they need to write a great personal statement. Throughout this workshop we will cover what a personal statement is, how to create an effective structure, the dos and don’ts, and some inside tips.

Introduction to UCAS 

We cover the entire process, from how to use UCAS to research courses and higher education providers, to completing your application and then managing your offers. 

Student Finance Edition

In this session we go through a variety of myths that exist around student finance and the costs of going to university.

Subject Taster Activities

We can offer bespoke taster sessions in a range of subject areas such as:

  • Performing Arts
  • Film Production
  • Make up and special effect make up
  • Music production
  • Health and social care
  • Criminology
  • Computing
  • Game art design
  • Graphic design and digital media
  • Sport
  • Photography
  • Business
  • Fashion design.

Got a Question?

Our teams are here to help, whatever your query.