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For parents and supporters

For parents and supporters

Welcome to Royal Holloway’s parents' and supporters' Hub

The journey to higher education can be overwhelming for the prospective student as well as their family and supporters. With this in mind, please see our Top tips for parents/supporters who want to support their children in applying to university. You can also find out about our ongoing response to coronavirus (Covid-19) and flexible teaching and learning approach. If you are the parent of a current student, we have created an FAQ page to help you understand the current measures in place at Royal Holloway.

We hope that our top tips and downloadable guides will assist you but if you can’t find the answers to your questions, please call us on +44 (0)1784 414944 or email To find out more about accessibility on campus, please view our AccessAble profile.

UCAS Webinar and Q&A - for parents and supporters of Year 12

Wed, 17 March 2021, 18:00 – 19:00 GMT

Ideal for parents of Year 12 students who will be applying to university next year, this event will be delivered by our UK schools and colleges team, who work with schools and colleges across the UK to support students' journey to higher education.

The evening will consist of a 20 minute presentation on the UCAS process, including the steps of filling in the UCAS form, writing a personal statement, and what happens next with your child's application. The presentation will be followed by a panel Q&A to answer your questions related to university and the application process.

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Webinar for parents and supporters - for parents and supporters of Royal Holloway applicants

Fri, Mar 26, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM GMT

If your student is joining us in September 2021 you might be interested in attending our upcoming parents and supporters webinar. Presented by Tara Murphy, our Schools & Colleges Liaison Manager, and joined by Professor Ian Candy, from our Department of Geography, this webinar will offer advice on key areas such as applying for accommodation, the support services available to students at Royal Holloway and the academic transition from school or college to university. 

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