Uni Connect

Resources for partnerships

This page lists resources for those involved with the programme.


Uni Connect: Guidance on priorities

Guidance on the programme's priorities, which are broken down into four elements with different expectations:

  • attainment raising
  • strategic outreach
  • targeted outreach
  • signposting.

Uni Connect: Programme guidance from 1 August 2022

How the OfS will manage the programme and our expectations in terms of:

  • funding
  • governance
  • delivering effective interventions
  • evaluation, research and tracking
  • monitoring
  • communications
  • how we will work with partnerships
  • what happens when a partnership fails to deliver.

Attainment raising: A toolkit

This toolkit provides information on and support with activities and interventions to raise attainment in students from Years 7 to 11.

The toolkit was commissioned by the OfS and produced by Causeway Education.

Archived guidance

Other archived documents relating to Uni Connect are available on request through .

Uni Connect community platform

A platform for Uni Connect partnership professionals to collaborate and share ideas

Last updated 26 September 2022
26 September 2022
Added link to attainment-raising toolkit
08 September 2022
Page refresh - old guidance removed, links to new guidance added.
06 October 2021
Link added to National outreach coverage project targeting tool
27 April 2021
Resources added and FAQs updated
26 January 2021
FAQs added under phase three
26 March 2020
Added coronavirus (COVID-19) update for partnerships
29 January 2020
NCOP renamed to Uni Connect
16 December 2019
Published NCOP phase two learner population estimates

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