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Adjustment and Clearing

Adjustment and Clearing give you another chance to choose a university.

How to apply

If you already have your results and are interested in a place at Lancaster via Clearing please contact us at clearing@lancaster.ac.uk to see if you are eligible. We will need to know your full name, UCAS ID, academic qualifications and the course you are interested in.

From 16th August 2018 you can apply to Lancaster University through our Adjustment and Clearing Hotline.

On the day you will be able to check our list of Adjustment and Clearing opportunities to see if your chosen subject is available.

In the meantime, you can browse our clearing information to make sure you're prepared and sign up for email reminders to be notified when our course list is published.

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Email sign up form

If you are interested in admission to Lancaster University through Adjustment and Clearing, please complete the form below and we will notify you when our course list is available.

Your details

Lancaster University will hold and use the information which you supply in line with our privacy policy. This will be used to contact you in response to your enquiry. We would also like to send you information about studying at Lancaster. Please tick here if you would like to hear from us:

Don’t worry, if you change your mind at a later time, please let us know by emailing us at and we will remove/change your information.

Find out more

A level results day

  • Check our list of available courses and make sure that you have your UCAS Personal ID and exam results to hand.
  • Call the Adjustment and Clearing Hotline and tell our staff whether you are applying through Adjustment or Clearing. 
  • During the call, we’ll let you know if your qualifications meet the criteria, including any GCSE or subject-specific requirements that may apply.
  • If you are an EU or Overseas national then we will need details of your English Language qualification or test results.

Adjustment and Clearing Hotline


Call us to talk about your options

Our phone lines open on 16th August


From within the UK

0800 298 9542


From outside the UK

+44 1524 931300
Own country charges may apply