Applying to Clare

Clare is a fantastic college and Cambridge is a world-leading university. The UCS has created this website to persuade as many people as possible to apply to Clare, and to equip prospective students and their teachers with as much information as possible to help them with the application process. In particular, we hope this website will be useful to people from backgrounds which are underrepresented at Cambridge.

We’ve drawn upon the experience of current Clare students, and the wealth of resources already available online, to produce this companion to application. Once you’ve read through the pages here, we’d also recommend checking out some of the resources on the External Links page.

This website includes pages dedicated to information about:

We also have a Glossary of Cambridge terms as well as External Links to websites we recommend visiting if you’re considering applying to Cambridge or already an applicant.


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