The charity helping northern state students reach our best universities

Welcome to Linacre. We give northern state-school students the confidence to apply to our leading universities, and the skills to thrive there.

Help us help more young people

To grow Linacre further we now need to grow our core team, to provide Paul our Executive Director with more help. We want to raise £15,000 by Christmas to provide it. Can you help?


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£3,132 raised

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2018 Students' Final University Choices

Congratulations to all our 2018 students who have just completed their A-level exams. They all now have to wait until August to find out their results, but these are their final firm university choices. We’re very proud of them all.

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Our Impact

Ucas: Linacre effect “very significantly high”

An independent report has shown that Linacre is transforming students’ university destinations, with Linacre students hugely more likely to attend top universities.

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Reach Higher

Info for 2018-19 students

Described as “beyond outstanding”, Reach Higher is built round week-long residential schools hosted by Westminster School, London and Trinity Hall, Cambridge.

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