Kit 2: References
This kit provides guidance on areas such as: what admissions selectors are looking for; effective structure and the challenges; pitfalls of writing a UCAS reference.
How can this kit help YOU?
This kit will help you and your colleagues to:
- better support your students in their university applications;
- deepen your understanding of the role of the UCAS reference in the UCAS application process;
- identify an effective structure for the reference;
- have an appreciation of the role of the Admissions Selector, particularly within a competitive institution.
"Each year I do a refresher for all tutors writing references, spending more time with those new to the process. This will help me structure it and provide a checklist to cover everything."Kate Nicholson, Careers Coordinator, SRC Bede Sixth Form