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    Hi all I heard somewhere that not all unis send out acknowledgements- is this true? So far I've had an acknowledgement from Bristol (despite my UCAS Welcome Letter not having materialised yet...), but a few of my friends have had offers/rejections without being acknowledged. Why is this? I'm just curious
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    Yeah, that's true - only some unis do. Probably because of the waste of paper or time or effort or something.

    Bet it comes down to waste of some sort.
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    I had a few offers without being aknowledged
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    Don't be worried at all if you don't get one from some universities. I knew loads of people who got acknowledgements from Reading, so was worried when I didn't get one, but then out of the blue I got an offer. So it all really depends on the individual departments, so don't worry about it either way
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    I haven't gotten any letters. Maybe I didn't select something, but probably because I don't live in the UK. I've gotten acknowledgement emails from most though, but one I never did until they asked a question about my application. I think most do send them but not all.
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    Not all universities do. As you can probably guess, no matter how they do it, it takes time, resources, and thus costs money and waste, something which given the huge cuts to HE this year, universities are keen to avoid

    If your application's sent off now, then just sit back and wait; put it to the back of your mind
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    No. Only some do.
 
 
 
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