Using Your Personal Information
The Data Protection Act 2018 is the UK's implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The University will process the data in accordance with the principles of this Act. Your information will be stored securely in our Customer Relationship Management system which is provided by a 3rd party and used only for the administration and provision of this information. The data may also be shared with the Higher Education Access Tracker (HEAT) service subscribers for the tracking of final destinations and monitoring of higher education engagement as part of the UK Government’s policy to widen participation in higher education and to develop future policy. Should you choose to opt in to further communications we will also use your information to facilitate other useful marketing information based on your preferences. We will not sell your data to any third party or marketing companies. If you would like further information on how we collect and handle your data please visit www.sunderland.ac.uk/privacy-and-cookies or if you would like to unsubscribe you may contact: firstname.lastname@example.org. You also have the right to request information the University holds about you and you can do so by contacting: email@example.com
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Who is First Choice for?
The First Choice scheme has been specifically designed to help students who are interested in continuing their studies after Sixth Form/College and are interested in studying at the University of Sunderland. Therefore to be eligible for the scheme you must:
- Have an interest in studying in higher education
- Be interested in a subject area that is available at the University of Sunderland
- Be able/expected to achieve a minimum of 96 UCAS points from your level 3 qualifications
How do you get involved?
If you think you would benefit from the scheme and want to be involved, you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to register your interest and get further information.