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    Hi everyone, I got afew offers from my January application and I've accepted one. What I was wondering is, what if I were to see a course I liked being offered in Clearing later in the year, would there be anything I could do to apply for it?

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    Have you not applied for a course you like at universities that you like?!


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    If you are not certain this is what you wanted, why did you

    a) apply for it?

    b) Firm it?
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    Sorry but I wasn't looking for people's opinions on that, more so the clearing process on UCAS when your account already has an accepted offer on it.
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    You can talk to the uni and get your course changed. As long as you meet the requirements and they have spots open.
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    Its complicated - and not recommended. Most 'top' courses rarely go into Clearing - especially now that Unis can fill courses by accepting high performing applicants through Adjustment. Some Unis dont ever put any courses into Clearing at all.

    First you have to wait to Results Day, get the Uni you applied to (assuming you got the grades they required) to 'release' you. This can take days (or even weeks) to actually happen - because Unis are more interested in helping the students you do want to come to them rather than those who are now messing them about. By this time, the place that was available at the other Uni may well have gone. See http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/wiki/Guide_to_Clearing for general advice/process.

    On the other hand you could stop playing games, and wanting every University to 'want' you, and just go to the Uni you originally applied to.
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    (Original post by Rarrgh)
    You can talk to the uni and get your course changed. As long as you meet the requirements and they have spots open.
    This is only possible at the Uni you have now Firmed.

    You cannot apply to a fresh Uni at this stage unless you go into Extra : http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/wiki/UCAS_Extra Remember you have to give up your existing place to go into Extra. If no other Uni will accept you, you could get left with nothing. Again, very risky.
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    Just finding a course in clearing without much thought would be a stupid thing to do. Especially considering you have the ability to do a course you've already put a lot of time thinking about.
 
 
 
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