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    So I got offers from all the universities I applied for, which I totally wasn't expecting (I was worried I wouldn't get any). Almost all the uni's I applied for are pretty average, so I'm thinking I could cancel an offer and try for a couple of more highly ranked places.

    So basically, is it possible to withdraw an offer and try applying for a different university on ucas?? If so, how?
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    As far as I'm aware, not unless you reapply next year.

    Where are the offers from?
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    well on results day, you could try adjustment, but highly doubt that you would get really great unis due to the competition
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    That sucks... The offers are Aber, Essex, Kent, Brookes, Liverpool
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    no you cant, but if you get the grades in august you can go through adjustment where you can apply to 'higher' ones and see if they accept you
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    (Original post by klayman)
    So I got offers from all the universities I applied for, which I totally wasn't expecting (I was worried I wouldn't get any). Almost all the uni's I applied for are pretty average, so I'm thinking I could cancel an offer and try for a couple of more highly ranked places.

    So basically, is it possible to withdraw an offer and try applying for a different university on ucas?? If so, how?
    There are ways to change university, but not to cancel any of your offers and apply for only a couple of higher ones - both methods would require you to lose any insurance: http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/wiki...d#UCAS_Extra_2

    http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/wiki...S_Adjustment_2
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    What is the subject out of interest?- I can tell you which ones were in clearing for it.
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    I think you can, but you have to reject ALL the offers you've received, then you can apply for ONE other university. you can keep applying to one at a time untill you get a place. (I think) BUT, there is no way of changing your mind, and once you've rejected your five offers, you cant get them back.

    Thats what we've been told at school anyway :/
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    well my friend missed the deadline to change choices on UCAS so she called the uni up and asked if they'll still consider her and they said yes and it got updated on ucas. So why not try? don't get your hopes up because I think it's rare
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    Liverpool if its not hope/jmu then it a very good uni and wouldnt risk losing that offer, what subject and what are your predicted grades?
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    (Original post by klayman)
    That sucks... The offers are Aber, Essex, Kent, Brookes, Liverpool
    Liverpool and Aberdeen are good.
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    you can reject the offers from all 5 uni's and then apply through clearing or extra. Thats the only way i think, as far as i know.
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    (Original post by Arcanine)
    Liverpool and Aberdeen are good.
    Actually, I meant Aberystwyth! But yes, Liverpool is a pretty good one, I s'ppose.

    I've applied to study Accountancy, for those who asked.
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    (Original post by kbountra)
    What is the subject out of interest?- I can tell you which ones were in clearing for it.
    Do you know what unis were in clearing/adjustment for accounting & finance?
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    A friend of mine said she had family emergences and changed her Essex application for Durham as it is closer to home.. Something about a sick relative !

    (though I don't reccommend lying..)
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    (Original post by klayman)
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    whys eveyrone telling you you cant do anything?!?!

    you cancel all 5 offers and apply through extra.

    if you dont get a place through extra, after results day you apply through adjustment.
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    (Original post by jamesman13)
    whys eveyrone telling you you cant do anything?!?!

    you cancel all 5 offers and apply through extra.

    if you dont get a place through extra, after results day you apply through adjustment.
    Um, no.

    To use Adjustment you need to have exceeded your firm choice. If you weren't successful through Extra you don't have a firm choice.
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    (Original post by jamesman13)
    whys eveyrone telling you you cant do anything?!?!

    you cancel all 5 offers and apply through extra.

    if you dont get a place through extra, after results day you apply through adjustment clearing.
    Corrected it for you.
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    Why don't you just GO to one of the universities? It's so tough to get a place this year I think it'd be ridiculous to go for adjustment or extra and potentially end up with nowhere to go and ridiculous tuition fees to pay next year.
 
 
 
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