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    So I'll keep this as short as I possibly can.

    Last time I posted about Salford giving me an impossible offer as it was based on 4 A-levels and I only studied 3. After ringing for weeks I finally got through! Yay! The guy I spoke to was really helpful and explained it was all a mistake and that he would change the off on UCAS so I can accept it. I specifically remember saying 'Oh my god you've made my day because I thought you were going to revoke the offer.' His reply was 'Oh no no no'.

    But now it's been over 2 weeks and I though maybe they needed reminding. I rang them back up and the guys tone had completely changed he said it was totally out of his hands now and that the university was deciding what to do with it. I don't know when it will get sorted probably not this week.

    So basically they admitted it was their mistake yet now there is a possibility of my offer being revoked? Can they do that!? Besides I need to know soon because accomodation application come out soon and I don't fancy being homeless!!

    Anyway I can complain or move them along? has anyone else had this problem?
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    They could revoke your offer at any time, even if you firm them it still isn't impossible for them to retract it. If I were you I'd ring up every few days, but in all honesty there isn't much you can do I'm afraid - you're kinda in their pocket :/
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    Thanks for the reply. So annoying. I'm not being big headed but I'm a god damn good student! They should want me there Lol. I get a bit shy on the phone cause a lot of the staff are scary Lol I even had one women shout! The guy said it's out of his hands too so maybe there would be no point ringing?
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    I think you should remind them that the deadline is the 31st and you really want to firm them -
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    They don't have to make an offer until then.
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    (Original post by hypocriticaljap)
    They don't have to make an offer until then.
    They have given me an offer already.
    It's wrong and they admitted that. They said they would change it and eveything would be ok. When I rang back however he said it was out of his hands and the university was deciding what to do with it.
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    (Original post by IamnotJessica)
    They have given me an offer already.
    It's wrong and they admitted that. They said they would change it and eveything would be ok. When I rang back however he said it was out of his hands and the university was deciding what to do with it.
    Complaining won't help, inquire once a week. They will have a process that they will stick to.
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    (Original post by IamnotJessica)
    They have given me an offer already.
    It's wrong and they admitted that. They said they would change it and eveything would be ok. When I rang back however he said it was out of his hands and the university was deciding what to do with it.
    Ring up again and this time ask for the person in charge of Admissions. Keep a note of who you speak to and what they say. It's OK to take the line that you are wanting to make your firm and insurance choices ASAP and therefore need to be clear what your Salford offer really is.
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    I had a problem concerning a couple of impossible offers this year, concerning impossible dates. When I initially phoned to get it resolved, they weren't willing to remove the impossible condition right away. They've made an offer of that because when they were looking at you, for some reason they thought you had more qualifications than you do. Now they've realised you don't have these and rather than just take the extra one off, they need to reassess what offer they want to give you from scratch.

    In the end, I did manage to have mine made unconditional but I had to go for an interview with the head of admissions first. Hopefully you can get this resolved soon.
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    (Original post by alibee)
    I had a problem concerning a couple of impossible offers this year, concerning impossible dates. When I initially phoned to get it resolved, they weren't willing to remove the impossible condition right away. They've made an offer of that because when they were looking at you, for some reason they thought you had more qualifications than you do. Now they've realised you don't have these and rather than just take the extra one off, they need to reassess what offer they want to give you from scratch.

    In the end, I did manage to have mine made unconditional but I had to go for an interview with the head of admissions first. Hopefully you can get this resolved soon.
    What uni was this with? It's nice to find someone who has had the same issue! I feel like the only one haha!! Reassessing would explain the delay so that's put me at rest a lot. Fingers crossed I'll get a good result like yourself!
 
 
 
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