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Widening participation

Providing opportunities to Dream, Plan, Achieve

LJMU's Widening Participation Programme

Following our success with Aimhigher, we developed our own programme ā€“ Dream, Plan, Achieve ā€“ which we currently offer to 19 local secondary schools across Greater Merseyside.

The programme supports cohorts of students in Years 7-13 who meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • Have no family history of attending higher education
  • Are from a black or minority ethnic background
  • Have a seen or unseen disability
  • Are in local authority care

Visits across all secondary school age groups include:

For further information on how to get involved with widening participation at LJMU contact

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