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    I've pretty much done my online application, I gave my form to the lady in the office who sorts it out and my subject tecahers finally did my references. I think my tutor did the reference yesterday, but he's really slow and dithery about things. The lady in the office said that tutors actually have until Nov 6th to finish doing references, and because her and the head of sixth haven't checked mine yet I can't send it off until the next half of term.

    I'm fed up of my college's laid back attitude to UCAS, and I'm worried that this could stop me getting accepted into colleges like King's or Queen's because I'll have applied too late. What do you think?
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    Thanks! Sorry.
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    If you end up with no offers it's not because of not applying before November, that's for sure.
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    agreed, last year my friend applied in January and got offers to Leeds, Birmingham and Cardiff-wouldnt advice leaving it quite that late though! Good luck
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    Thanks
    I'm hoping to get it sent off next month as the sooner the better.
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    my friend applied in January
    The final deadline is not until 15th January. I think my referee has only sent 4 UCAS forms off at the end of this week. I'm just waiting to receive my welcome letter now.
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    I'm the only person to have applied so far from my school, and that's only because I'm applying to Cambridge.
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    Most people in my school haven't applied yet, so don't worry!

    Like Bex, I've only applied now because of Cambridge, but I probably would have got my application in early anyway.
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    Late Applying sometimes means you could not wait for such a long time.
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    (Original post by ~Bex~)
    I'm the only person to have applied so far from my school, and that's only because I'm applying to Cambridge.
    Same here, the majority of students are still compiling together the basic outline of their personal statements, and the more adventurous within the College are working away on their first and second drafts.
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    I don't think it will matter. Officially universities have to give equal consideration to all applications received before the January 15th deadline, so although applying early may be a slight advantage because admissions tutors will have more time to look at your application, you should be fine as long as you apply before the end of November. Only myself and one other person in my year had applied by this time, and that's only because we were the Cambridge applicants.
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    (Original post by NickiM)
    Most people in my school haven't applied yet, so don't worry!
    Nah, they haven't here either. Most people only just got their personal statements done. I decided to do things early as usual.
 
 
 

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