The National Co-ordination Team for Widening Participation and Access to Higher Education


Action on Access has over fifteen years experience in furthering access, widening participation and developing inclusive and diverse institutions that recruit, retain and graduate successful students. Expert information and advice includes:

  • institutional reviews of policy and practice
  • advice and guidance on developing best practice and in line with current thinking and legislation
  • opportunities for sharing and exploring policy and practice with colleagues in other institutions and organisations
  • specific consultancy on Student Opportunity Returns, Access Agreements, collaborative outreach work and NNCOs,  student success and retention, data analysis and advice, disability and equality issues, employability.