HEPPSY+ is an exciting new project that is part of the National Collaborative Outreach Programme. The University of Sheffield are providing a range of activities including Discovery Days, supported Open Days, HEPPSY+ Brilliant Club programmes and Summer Schools.
HEPPSY+ is a collaborative project involving Higher Education providers in the region working with Year 9 - Year 13 students from designated wards in South Yorkshire, North East Derbyshire and North Nottinghamshire where participation in Higher Education is lower than would be expected based on GCSE results.
The project is funded by HEFCE and aims to support the government’s goals to:
More information about the project visit the HEPPSY+ central website.
|Our Discovery Days||
Discovery Days can be tailored to each groups’ requirements and schools can select a number of sessions from a list so the day will match the group’s needs and interests.
Examples of possible sessions include:
Schools can also choose to combine a Discovery Day with our established Discover Study Skills sessions to help students develop the academic skills that will help them succeed.
Depending on staff availability, we are also able to support school or college-based events such as Higher Education days, Careers Fairs and Parents’ Evenings.
|How to book||
If your school is participating in heppSY+ you can use the link below to complete our online booking form
If you have any queries, or would like to check whether your school is eligible to participate in the University of Sheffield’s HeppSY+ activity use the contact details on the right.