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If you've got your results and want to apply to Essex through Clearing, now is the time. You can apply by calling our hotline on 01206 873666, or via our webform. Whether you've changed your mind about what or where you want to study, only recently decided that university is for you, or perhaps your results aren't what you thought they'd be - don't panic!

If you're yet to receive your results, there's no rush, do some research using our Clearing pages, check out which courses interest you and then get in touch once you have your results. 

So, why choose Essex? Guaranteed on-campus accommodation for all students applying through Clearing, and a top 40 ranking for overall satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2022 (Broad discipline English universities) are a good starting point.

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Courses in Clearing

Better grades, worse grades, exactly what you were expecting grades. Maybe you just want to change your mind about the course you want to study. Explore our complete list of courses available in Clearing.

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Why choose Essex in Clearing?

As a first year student, you're guaranteed University accommodation
Earn £250 by completing the Essex Preparation Programme
You can learn a new language for a year, for free
Free data science courses are available for all students
Essex is top 40 in the UK (Complete University Guide 2023)
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