Clearing 2021

Clearing Open Week

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We'd love to meet you!

Whether you’re considering applying to Essex via Clearing or you’ve already taken the leap, you’d probably like to get more of a feel for the place. We have just the thing – our Clearing events...

We’re excited to be able to welcome you in person to our Campuses in Colchester and Southend or to your potential new home, from the comfort of your current one, whichever you prefer. Whether you’ve been made an offer in Clearing already, or want to find out more about Essex before you apply, these events are a great way to get to know us a little bit better.

We'll be offering a virtual week of talks and tasters, in-person tours of Colchester and Southend Campus' as well as a Colchester Mini Open Day to end the week.

Links to each event are further down the page where you can find out more information and book your place!

Join our events for more information on the following:

Our campus
  • Tours and facilities
  • Accommodation
  • Student life


  • Subject specific talks and tasters

General talks

  • Student life
  • Student finance
  • Accommodation
  • Everything Essex 
  • Guidance for parents and guardians


  • How to apply
  • Frequently asked questions
  • Stress busting tips
  • Student profiles




To book your place, simply click below on the event you're interested in, have a read about the day and sign up!

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Clearing 2021 is open. You can apply to Essex in just a few clicks via our web form.

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