To make an appointment with an education guidance or careers adviser please telephone (01902) 321032, email email@example.com or call in to see us.
The Gateway is based in MG (The George) City Campus South on the corner of Wulfruna Street.
To find us see maps and directions.
Please see here for The Gateway Statement of Service (PDF 59K, Downloads file), this highlights what you can expect from our service.
The Gateway Team have been recognised for the quality of their information advice and guidance by achieving MATRIX accreditation: "the unique quality standard for organisations to assess and measure their advice and support services, which ultimately supports individuals in their choice of career, learning, work and life goals". The MATRIX award covers our bases at The George, The Shire Hall in Stafford and University Centre Telford.
Deciding to come to university is a big decision and our aim is to ensure that you choose the right course. The University offers a wide range of courses across four faculties at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. We can offer advice and guidance and can discuss your options.
We can advise you about:
Before you start with us we can advise you about the different sources of financial support which you may be entitled to (and can help you complete applications where necessary). Make an appointment with us to discuss:
"Staff were very helpful and polite. Warm welcome and friendly atmosphere. Happy with the information I was given today and feel comfortable returning in the future."
"Very positive and willing to find out information for me straight away. Made the process very smooth and was very welcoming. Will advise everyone to come along and explore their options."
"Really good one to one advising, helped out a lot with my UCAS application."
"Pleasant friendly staff, very helpful and supportive. Thank you very much."
"Advisor went above and beyond today, helping me work out my funding options. They phoned student finance, admissions and various people to give me the best advice and helped with my student finance application. Many thanks; I will definitely come again if I need help. Fantastic staff!"
"Really helpful- excellent service, able to answer my questions and support me. Thank you."
"Very informative, good to get advice from someone at the University."
The Access and Outreach Team visit schools and colleges to provide workshops and presentations on all aspects of applying to University and the student experience. It is also possible to arrange for school and college students to visit the University for campus tours, subject ‘tasters’ and other events. For more information see our Outreach and Access pages.