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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) University guidance for applicants

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Advice for applicants applying to the University

We know you may be concerned about what the ongoing impact of COVID-19 might mean for your university application and, for your university experience.

We have been working hard to ensure that our applicants are able to start with us and have focused on:

  • Measures to protect the health and well-being of our students and staff;
  • Ensuring the value, quality and transformative nature of an Essex Education is maintained and;
  • Developing contingency arrangements to manage any further impact of COVID-19 on the next academic year.

Information about applying to Essex and starting your course

As an enquirer or applicant to the University of Essex, we will keep you updated on the steps we are taking to limit the impact of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) on our community. These pages contain important information for prospective students about applying to and starting your course at the University of Essex.

If you are a current student, please refer to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) guidance on our Student Directory.

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