Archive for the ‘Admissions & Recruitment’ Category

Media reporting on Applications

Mike Nicholson, Director of Student Recruitment & Admissions, outlines the University’s response following a report in the media

Useful info: Induction Week 2017

A web page of times, locations and links to help staff answer questions from new arrivals

Mike Nicholson's “grave concerns” about unconditional offers

Our Director of Student Recruitment & Admissions was interviewed for an article in The Guardian which asks whether giving A level students unconditional offers is a good idea.

New Gold Scholarships move beyond financial support

A unique new scholarship from the University of Bath gives students from the most disadvantaged backgrounds the chance to build social and cultural capital as well as offering increased financial support during their studies.

Conversion calling campaign

Our first ever conversion calling campaign is well underway: 4,000 calls made to prospective students

VC visits Recruitment & Admissions

“You are the dynamic heart of our University. If you didn’t do what you do so well, we wouldn’t be where we are”

Confirmation & clearing: We need you!

Admissions needs volunteers. Could you help out on Thu 18, Fri 19 or Mon 22 August in our call centre?

President & VC visits Academic Registry

Dame Glynis said to Registry staff: “Your experience and knowledge is vital to making new ideas happen.”

Lisa Isted hangs up ceremonial gown

After 20 years at the Uni, Assistant Registrar Lisa is going to train to be a priest in the Church of England

Mike Nicholson quoted on inflated grade offers in THE article

Mike Nicholson, Director of Recruitment & Admissions, shares concerns about some of the risks associated with the proposal to give applicants information on the final grades that students admitted to courses actually achieved, rather than the typical grades required to get an offer.

New online careers information for parents

A new online resource, launched by higher education institutions in the South West, will help parents and carers support young people in making the right decisions about study and work.

Bath is best city in UK for students: The Independent

The Independent claims the beauty and nightlife of Bath may make it the ideal spot for students to settle down in.

Trial of a third Open Day in 2016

The June 2016 Open Day event will run over two consecutive days – Thursday & Friday

Useful info: Induction & Freshers' Week 2015

Information to help staff answer questions from new students

Confirmation helpline: 01225 430202

If callers try to confirm their places through departments, please refer them to the helpline: 01225 430202

No need to enter Clearing this year

We are one of the few universities to have filled all of our available places & will not be entering Clearing

Confirmation helpline – 01225 430202

Prospective students will be receiving their A level results this Thursday and we are expecting large volumes of telephone enquiries to our Confirmation helpline.

Confirmation & clearing: We need you!

Admissions needs volunteers. Could you help out on Thu 13 &/or Fri 14 August in our call centre?

Should parents attend uni open days? Guardian

Mike Nicholson, our Director of Admissions, talks to the Guardian in an article about whether it helps for parents to accompany their children to open days.

Mike Nicholson joins the University

Welcome to Mike Nicholson who has joined us in the new role of Director of Student Recruitment & Admissions