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    I recently got a rejection from one of my 5 choices, it was the first thing I heard from Ucas since applying on Wednesday. However, I heard that you can swap a unsuccessful University for another University as long as it's within the 7 day cooling off period? anyone experienced this?
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    No, you can't change a choice once you have received a reply.

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    I contacted UCAS earlier to discuss it and this is what was said:

    Me: @UCASonline I got rejected from a Uni, I was wondering whether I could substitute it? Applied less than 7 days ago.

    Ucas: Yes, you can change it if you give us a call directly.

    I'll confirm with them tomorrow.
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    (Original post by Riley95)
    I contacted UCAS earlier to discuss it and this is what was said:

    Me: @UCASonline I got rejected from a Uni, I was wondering whether I could substitute it? Applied less than 7 days ago.

    Ucas: Yes, you can change it if you give us a call directly.

    I'll confirm with them tomorrow.
    In the past this has not been possible, so could you please post on TSR if you are successful in swapping the choice?

    Thanks
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    Hi there, It can be done within a seven day window of your application being accepted on track if you are rejected
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    After initially ringing UCAS up the guy seemed slightly clueless and said that you can't swap an unsuccessful choice for a new choice. So I tweeted UCAS and they said it's definitely possible. I re called UCAS and the nice women on the phone swapped it for me, giving me 5 choices again that are currently being reviewed.
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    So yes it is possible.
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    (Original post by Riley95)
    After initially ringing UCAS up the guy seemed slightly clueless and said that you can't swap an unsuccessful choice for a new choice. So I tweeted UCAS and they said it's definitely possible. I re called UCAS and the nice women on the phone swapped it for me, giving me 5 choices again that are currently being reviewed.
    Thanks for that. In previous years, this hasn't been allowed, so I can see why there was some confusion.
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    (Original post by Riley95)
    After initially ringing UCAS up the guy seemed slightly clueless and said that you can't swap an unsuccessful choice for a new choice. So I tweeted UCAS and they said it's definitely possible. I re called UCAS and the nice women on the phone swapped it for me, giving me 5 choices again that are currently being reviewed.


    So if I wanted to swap a uni choice I would have to call the uni to make them reject me and rgen swap?

    Are you sure this swap is possible? How long of a process was it?
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    So if I wanted to swap a uni choice I would have to call the uni to make them reject me and rgen swap?

    Are you sure this swap is possible? How long of a process was it?
    As per the answer on your other threads - you can only change choices within 14 days of sending your application.
 
 
 
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