Applying for undergraduate study

How to apply for a full-time undergraduate course

Apply via UCAS Extra

If you have applied for the maximum of five courses via UCAS but have been unsuccessful in gaining a place or declined all offers, you will be eligible for UCAS Extra. Please click on the above link to start your online application via the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS).  

Applicants can refer themselves through Extra from the end of February until early July, all applications submitted after this date will be referred to Clearing.

Applications for all full-time undergraduate programmes must be submitted using this online facility.  The UCAS website allows applicants to search for suitable courses whilst providing detailed information and support as you complete your application.

What happens next?

Submitting your application form

Applicant events

The offer process

Receiving your results


2024/25 applicants

If you wish to apply for a part-time undergraduate course, please complete our online application form.

Please note
If you are an international student who wants to study a university preparation programme, you can find out how to apply directly through the LJMU International Study Centre website.