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    I know that I'm going to firm Uni of Sheffield, but I don't know whether to insure UCL. Part of the issue is that both Sheffield and UCL have offered me the same (ABB) - but Sheffield may accept me with BBB due to extenuating circumstances.

    (I don't want to go to my other three choices because I realised I'd rather do something archaeological than Scandinavian.)

    In addition, I want to do Archaeology at Sheffield rather than Viking Studies at UCL, and it seems likely that if I don't get into Sheffield, I won't get into UCL.

    Should I leave my insurance choice empty and possibly get an Archaeology place through Clearing, or put down UCL as my insurance anyway?
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    If you don't want to go to your other choices, I'd risk insuring UCL personally. It's not like fees are going to dramatically increase if you took a year out, and you'd be able to retake in order to push your grades up.
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    (Original post by paperstainedink)
    I know that I'm going to firm Uni of Sheffield, but I don't know whether to insure UCL. Part of the issue is that both Sheffield and UCL have offered me the same (ABB) - but Sheffield may accept me with BBB due to extenuating circumstances.

    (I don't want to go to my other three choices because I realised I'd rather do something archaeological than Scandinavian.)

    In addition, I want to do Archaeology at Sheffield rather than Viking Studies at UCL, and it seems likely that if I don't get into Sheffield, I won't get into UCL.

    Should I leave my insurance choice empty and possibly get an Archaeology place through Clearing, or put down UCL as my insurance anyway?

    If you do not want to go to UCL then do not Insure it

    As you say, it is not likely that you would get in if you do not get in to Sheffield, but what if they did say yes ... then you are stuck with that course rather than being able to get on with clearing
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    (Original post by TenOfThem)
    If you do not want to go to UCL then do not Insure it

    As you say, it is not likely that you would get in if you do not get in to Sheffield, but what if they did say yes ... then you are stuck with that course rather than being able to get on with clearing
    I thought you could ask your Insurance to reject you if you wanted to get into clearing? :confused:
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    I thought you could ask your Insurance to reject you if you wanted to get into clearing? :confused:
    You can, but it will take a while for them to get round to it

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    (Original post by You!Me!Dancing!)
    I thought you could ask your Insurance to reject you if you wanted to get into clearing? :confused:
    You can

    But it still slows the process
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    Thanks for all the help, guys - after weighing things up, I've firmed Sheffield and declined UCL
 
 
 
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