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    I got an unconditional offer from the Glasgow School of Art but I am not sure what to reply...I did withdraw from all my other choices as GSA was always my first choice in the UK...BUT: I am still waiting for an answer from a university in the Netherlands...

    so my question is: can I anyway firm GSA even if in the end I decide for the school in the Netherlands?...or is 'firming' an offer also connected with for instance a commitment to pay the coursefees?
    (hope my question makes sense )
    any other things I should know?

    thanks in advance for your help!!!
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    you'd have to withdraw from the netherlands uni if you were to firm GSA-just wait until you hear back from the netherlands university. I think you have 14 days or so to change it but it's not always possible to retrieve a declined offer.
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    (Original post by babsiloi)
    I got an unconditional offer from the Glasgow School of Art but I am not sure what to reply...I did withdraw from all my other choices as GSA was always my first choice in the UK...BUT: I am still waiting for an answer from a university in the Netherlands...

    so my question is: can I anyway firm GSA even if in the end I decide for the school in the Netherlands?...or is 'firming' an offer also connected with for instance a commitment to pay the coursefees?
    (hope my question makes sense )
    any other things I should know?

    thanks in advance for your help!!!
    If you firm an unconditional, then that's your university place, officially. If it was a conditional then you'd have the opportunity of having an insurance place - in case you didn't meet the conditions. So long as GSA is the same as the rest of the unis, you have until the 8th May to reply anyway, so you don't need to rush into it. That said, if you're sure, then you're sure. I officially accepted my first choice uni last night and near enough had a heart attack. It's almost as stressful as waiting for choices to come back.
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    It's not a contract, so you would not be liable for fees if you change your mind.
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    They're not going to kidnap you. Firming is fine as you can change your mind later - UCAS even send you an AS12 letter to allow you to do this. When you firm it is difficult to choose a different uni within the UCAS system, but it would be fine to go to a non-UCAS uni.
 
 
 
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