Information for Schools and Colleges


Making the Transition

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The Graduate Ambassadors highlight the differences between school/college and university. Students will receive advice on what to take to university, budgeting and settling in.

Type of activity:



30 minutes

Learning outcomes:

  • Higher education awareness
  • Living independently
  • Transition skills
  • Money management
The Graduate Ambassador Team provide a wide range of presentations and interactive activities for Years 9-13 at no cost to your institution. View our Activities for Schools and Colleges for further details about the services we offer.
To book a visit from the Graduate Ambassadors you can fill in the form on this page or email
Alternatively you could speak to a member of the team by calling 0191 208 8378.
Relevant subjects Type of activity Suitable audiences
  • Progression to HE
  • Events in School
  • Y 13