Access to HE
Certificates will be ready and sent to colleges and training providers by 29th July 2020 unless there are any queries on learner awards. They are asked to check the certificates then distribute to learners promptly. Please contact your college directly to chase beyond this date.
Yes, if we have a record of you on our system. Your details will be checked to make sure that we have a record of you on our system. If we do, you will be asked to complete a copy of our certificate reissue form. Please click here for more information.
All certificates are dispatched to an agreed contact at the provider. Learners should be directed to the provider.
Open Awards will upload results to UCAS on or around the 29th July. Universities will make offers to learners via the Track system. From the 6th August onwards learners will be able to begin seeing offers made by Universities. However, the track system will close to learners between the 9th and the 15th whilst UCAS and universities process A-Level results.
UCAS have a really useful tool for finding this out. All you need to do is choose the Access to HE Diploma from the qualification drop down and enter the number of credits at pass, merit and distinction and the calculator will tell them the total points. You can find the UCAS tariff calculator here - https://www.ucas.com/ucas/tariff-calculator
N.B: learners have to have 45 graded credits to qualify for UCAS points
It’s a good idea to try to resolve your concerns with the college and follow their internal appeals and complaints procedure. If you have done this and feel that you need to further discuss with Open Awards please review the guidance in our Enquiries and Appeals Policy and get in touch at 0151 494 2072.
It’s a good idea to try to resolve your concerns with the college and follow their internal appeals and complaints procedure. If you have done this and feel that you need to further discuss with Open Awards please review the guidance in our Complaints Policy and get in touch at 0151 494 2072.
Your certificate will be sent directly to your college by 29th July 2019 unless we have a query with your award. Your college will send the certificate to you once they have checked it. Please make sure that the college has your correct address.
You can suggest to your chosen university that they contact Open Awards at email@example.com or 0151 494 2072 to gain free access to our secure portal to view your results whilst they are waiting for your certificate.