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About Us

The North East Uni Connect Programme is a partnership between the universities and colleges in the North East who are working together to support young people and their key networks (parents/carers and teachers/advisers) to explore the range of options throughout their education. Our work aims to remove the academic, financial and cultural barriers to higher education to ensure that all young people, irrespective of circumstance, have the information, skills and support to achieve their ambitions.

Our work is delivered through our FutureMe and Outreach North East Programmes, and includes the following key features: 

This work is being carried out as part of the Office for Students’ Uni Connect Programme which brings together 29 partnerships across England of universities, colleges and other local providers to provide impartial information, advice and guidance by showcasing pathways to further and higher education. 

You can find out more about the Uni Connect Programme by visiting the Office for Students website.