Clearing Advice Line

Tel: ​0300 330 0755​

Whether you're still looking to secure a place at Cardiff Met for September 2017, or want to confirm your place based on a previous offer, our dedicated 'Clearing Advice Line' will be on hand from 8am on Thursday 17th August 2017 to answer any questions you may have and he​lp find you a place,​

However, you don't need to wait until Results Day in August to discuss your options and apply for a place. If you're not holding any offers and are still looking for a suitable course​, you can​ call us from the start of July and we'll be happy to help.

Please see below for advice line opening times.​



What to expect when you call the advice line on 17th & 18th August​ 2017

When calling you will be presented with a number of options:

Option 1. 

Clearing - Select this option if you have not yet applied to Cardiff Met and want to secure a place for September. You will be presented with a list of further options.

Option 2. 

Confirmation* - Select this option if you have already applied, have received your results and want to confirm you place.

If Option 1 is selected:
You will be presented with a list of options in relation to the course you wish to study and be transferred to the most relevant course team:

​Select the most appropriate option from:


1. Art, Design & Architecture

2. Education & Early Childhood Studies; Creative Writing, English, Drama & Media

3. Psychology, Biomedical Science, Health & Social Science

4. Business, Accounting, Computing, Hospitality & Tourism

5. Sport

6. All other enquiries*​

*Please note, that due to the high number of calls the university will receive on 17th & 18th August, you may prefer to check the status of your application through UCAS Track at As soon as a decision has been made on your application to us, you will be notified via UCAS Track.

Clearing Advice Line Opening Times

Our team of advice line staff are available at the following times, to chat through the options available to you.

July 1st - 16th August 2017
8:30am - 5pm 

Thursday 17th August 2017 (A-Level Reuslts Day)
8am - 6pm


Friday 18th August 2017:
8am - 5pm

Saturday 19th August 2017:
10am - 4pm

Sunday 20th August 2017:
10am - 2pm

Monday 21st until Thursday 24th August 2017:
8.30am - 5.00pm

Friday 25th August 2017:
8.30am - 4.30pm​

Monday 28th August 2017:
Closed (Bank Holiday)

Tuesday 29th August until Wednesday 25th October 2017:
8:30am - 5pm

Out of Hours

If you want to contact us outside of these hours, or can’t get through on the telephone, you can email us at

Make sure you include a brief outline the course you are interested in, your academic qualifications, along with your full contact details, including a valid e-mail and contact telephone number.

Please note: We will endeavour at all times, to respond to your e-mail or telephone enquiry within 24 hours. However, on occasion we may need to refer an applicant for an academic decision.​​