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    (Original post by jweo)
    Thing is, my second choice is in the US (berkeley) and i'd have to leave tomorrowish (but I could find a way around it if I really had to), so finding out asap would be extremely useful. On the other hand, I'm worried I might be more likely to be rejected if I try to find out early. Are you sure I should call? I would rather wait then reduce my chances of getting into cambridge. And what dyu think of calling vs email? If I call would they just inform me I'd been pooled or rejected?
    (Original post by Slowbro93)
    I'd still call, just so you can check the status of your application and when they will get back to you. Do you have your grades now?
    Yes in this situation I'd call
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    (Original post by jweo)
    Yeah my IB grades came out a few weeks ago and STEP results a few hours ago. Also, why not email? I'm really worried about seeming pushy forcing them to rush a decision leading to a rejection :/
    You could email, but it could potentially delay the process. I would call just to see where you first stand, and then from there email from that point on to have full progress.

    Keep us updated
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    (Original post by jweo)
    Thing is, my second choice is in the US (berkeley) and i'd have to leave tomorrowish (but I could find a way around it if I really had to), so finding out asap would be extremely useful. On the other hand, I'm worried I might be more likely to be rejected if I try to find out early. Are you sure I should call? I would rather wait then reduce my chances of getting into cambridge. And what dyu think of calling vs email? If I call would they just inform me I'd been pooled or rejected?
    You certainly won't increase your chance of rejection. Your circumstances warrant you being near the top of the pile of decisions as it is pretty time sensitive. Email now and follow up later in the day (mid-afternoon) with a phone call if you haven't heard anything.

    We prioritise the most urgent decisions where candidates have overseas university offers or where they've missed their insurance offer and will need to go into clearing if we don't waive the conditions. I appreciate this can seem frustrating to others but we are trying to act in the best interests of our offer-holders.
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    (Original post by Peterhouse Admissions)
    If you're under consideration by Cambridge this means you haven't been rejected at UCAS and can't enter clearing. If you want to enter clearing you need to phone your College and ask to be released. This will put you out of any further contention here.
    That's what I thought. Thanks.
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    I can't get my results until ten, but my track has updated to 'Congratulations, your place at University of Cambridge for Mathematics has been confirmed'. I suppose it's final now?
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    (Original post by EricPiphany)
    I can't get my results until ten, but my track has updated to 'Congratulations, your place at University of Cambridge for Mathematics has been confirmed'. I suppose it's final now?
    Yes - you're in
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    4A*s! See you all in October!
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    (Original post by EricPiphany)
    I can't get my results until ten, but my track has updated to 'Congratulations, your place at University of Cambridge for Mathematics has been confirmed'. I suppose it's final now?
    Indeed! :woo:
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    (Original post by Whizbox)
    4A*s! See you all in October!
    Yay!
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    (Original post by jneill)
    Yes - you're in
    (Original post by Slowbro93)
    Indeed! :woo:
    Thanks guys, it's still hard to believe.
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    Duke Glacia thank you for your messages I can't reply for some reason
    Congrats to you too
    See you at fresher's!
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    (Original post by EricPiphany)
    Thanks guys, it's still hard to believe.
    Well done again
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    (Original post by Peterhouse Admissions)
    You certainly won't increase your chance of rejection. Your circumstances warrant you being near the top of the pile of decisions as it is pretty time sensitive. Email now and follow up later in the day (mid-afternoon) with a phone call if you haven't heard anything.

    We prioritise the most urgent decisions where candidates have overseas university offers or where they've missed their insurance offer and will need to go into clearing if we don't waive the conditions. I appreciate this can seem frustrating to others but we are trying to act in the best interests of our offer-holders.
    (Original post by Slowbro93)
    You could email, but it could potentially delay the process. I would call just to see where you first stand, and then from there email from that point on to have full progress.

    Keep us updated

    Thanks I emailed trinity and they replied saying I'd been put into the pool and would only find out the outcome around 18:00 tomorrow :/ guess i'll wait and see - maybe buy some really last minute plane tickets
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    (Original post by jweo)
    Thanks I emailed trinity and they replied saying I'd been put into the pool and would only find out the outcome around 18:00 tomorrow :/ guess i'll wait and see - maybe buy some really last minute plane tickets
    What were your UMS grades? What has your insurance said?
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    Haha missed my offer by overall 5 grades.
    Comeon homerton, shudve rejected my broke ass.
    Got BBBBBBBBBBBBbBB hahahaha.
    Im laughing so much.
    Missed AFM by 2 UMS do got a B instead of A*.




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    Also physics is just physics.
    Atleast i got an A in a physics paper for the first time.


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    (Original post by physicsmaths)
    Haha missed my offer by overall 5 grades.
    Comeon homerton, shudve rejected my broke ass.
    Got BBBBBBBBBBBBbBB hahahaha.
    Im laughing so much.
    Missed AFM by 2 UMS do got a B instead of A*.




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    bants

    did you do well in STEP?
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    (Original post by physicsmaths)
    Also physics is just physics.
    Atleast i got an A in a physics paper for the first time.


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    physicsmaths, Serine Sоul, Zacken, Duke Glacia, C0balt

    All of you folks claimed that you'll fail (especially Serine Soul) and then you nail your A levels. I told ya! You gonna nail 'em and get in.

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    4 A*s; I'm in; Don't think I've ever been more relieved in my life.
 
 
 
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