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In this section you will find a range of information for parents and carers of LEAPS-eligible students. You can find our more about LEAPS here and if you have any queries, please contact us.

Frequently Asked Questions

You can find answers to the questions we are asked most frequently by parents and carers here.

LEAPS Parents' & Carers' Mailing List 

If you would like to receive occasional updates from LEAPS, for example news about LEAPS activities, please sign-up to our LEAPS Parents' & Carers' Mailing List here.

S5 Parents' & Carers' Information Evening

We hold a Parents' & Carers' Information Evening each spring for parents and carers of S5 LEAPS-eligible students

Our 2019 S5 Parents' & Carers' Information Evening took place on Wednesday 27 March 2019 from 7-9pm at Heriot-Watt University (Edinburgh Campus, Riccarton).

Useful Resources

We have pulled together some useful resources about higher education which you can find below:

UCAS - for information regarding the application process to university courses. You can register for the parent/carer UCAS newsletter here.

SAAS - for information relating to student finance.