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


Action on Access has over eighteen 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 Widening Participation Strategies, Access and Participation plans, collaborative outreach work, student success and retention, disability and equality issues, employability.