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    Hey guys, so i'm really annoyed by the fact I chose Manchester university (AAB) for my firm choice and Liverpool university (ABB) as my insurance. At the time I don't know what I was thinknig because now i'm dead set on wanting to go to Liverpool. Thankfully on results day I don't think I will be getting an AAB, so that just leaves my insurance choice really. But there's a problem there as well. I think I might have to call Liverpool up on results day because I predict myself at a BBB, I just don't think i'lll be getting an A like I expected.

    If so, will Liverpool overlook me because I put them as my insurance choice? Especially now that im one grade lower than I need to be. I've heard my teacher say that they will still hold a place for me regardless of being a grade lower, but by the fact I put Liverpool as my insurance is there literally no chance of me getting a place?

    (I really wish I could slap my past self for making all this so difficult for me now...)
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    You shouldn't be going anyway if you do not get the necessary grades.
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    You are rather jumping the gun. If you fail to make your firm, then your insurance is obliged to take you if you make their grades, so they won't get in a hissy fit because you put them as insurance. If you get BBB instead of ABB, they may take you or they may not. BBB falls below the unlimited cap on students with ABB or above, so they may reject you and go into clearing to pick up someone with ABB instead, but there is no way of knowing this in advance. Calling them up if they have rejected you, however, will do you no good and just lead to you getting upset. The universities have had your results since the previous weekend and had all that time to give you the benefit of any doubt. If it says unsuccessful on Track on results day, they have decided they don't want you and calling them won't change their mind, not least because of the cap on numbers of students will below ABB. However, you are jumping the gun. You are probably the very worst judge of your own performance at this point.
 
 
 
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