Course Information & Advice sign in student services at East Durham College's Peterlee Campus


Clearing for courses at East Durham College is normally very limited.

Clearing is how universities and colleges fill any places they still have on their courses.

  • It's available July-September each year.
  • If you already have your exam results, but you have no offers, you can use Clearing from July.
  • If you had conditional offers but your exam results didn't go to plan, you can use Clearing from results day, when Clearing vacancies will be listed in the UCAS search tool.

For more information, please call our clearing information line on 0191 518 8282.

What is Clearing? An animated guide from the University of Sunderland

Didn't get the grades, and worried about going to university? This animation, by University of Sunderland graduate Catherine Salkeld explains what Clearing is, and how you can use it to find the perfect university course.