GM Higher Parents Week ( Published: 20/04/2021)

GM Higher have launched Parents Week, a week of free virtual events covering all you need to know about Higher Education (HE).

Topics include:

  • Student finance
  • HE pathways
  • HE options

Sessions will be delivered week commencing 10th May 2021, including a live ‘ask-us’ session where parents/carers get the chance to ask questions about their personal circumstances and HE options for their children.

Book a Session

Session What you will learn Date and time Who for? Booking link
A Parent’s Guide to Higher Education This session will provide an overview of higher education pathways and the importance of GCSEs and future decision-making. Hear from a current graduate about their route into HE! Monday 10th May 2021, 1-1.45pm & 6-6.45pm Parents/carers with children in secondary school Book now (1pm)

Book now (6pm)

A Parent’s Guide to Higher Education This session will provide an impartial insight into the changing higher education landscape, including pathways, applications and
decision-making. Hear from a current graduate about their route into HE!
Tuesday 11th May 2021, 1-1.45pm & 6-6.45pm Parents/carers with children in college/sixth form Book now (1pm)

Book now (6pm)

Let’s Talk Money! This talk will provide a simple breakdown of the current student finance system and additional support available. Wednesday 12th May 2021, 1-1.45pm & 6-6.45pm Parents/carers with children in secondary school and sixth form/college Book now (1pm)

Book now (6pm)

Ask Us! An exclusive live Q&A day, where you can ask our friendly team any remaining questions about university, careers and education Thursday 13th May 2021, 10am-6pm Parents/carers with children in secondary school and sixth form/college Book now (10am – 6pm)
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