Parents and supporters

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Parents and supporters

How you can help prepare your child for university

Welcome to Kent

Choosing the right university is so important and there are many things your child will have to consider when making their decision. Ultimately, you’ll want them to choose somewhere where they can thrive academically and personally.

Families come in all shapes and sizes - whether you’re a parent, legal guardian, supporter, carer or step-parent, we’re here to help and support you support them during the application process and while they are at university.


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New Kent app

Browse accommodation options, look around the campus and follow our social channels with our new app. Download the University of Kent – Our World app for free on iOS and Android.

Download_on_the_App_Store_Badge_US-UK_RGB_blk_4SVG_092917 Get it on Google Play