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    I'm 486 characters over on my personal statement and really struggling to find points that are not needed. Is there any points that stand out as un-needed?
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    Yo you need to take this off m8
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    You're not going to be able to use this personal statement anymore
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    (Original post by preetg97)
    You're not going to be able to use this personal statement anymore
    Quite right, UCAS checks each PS for plagiarism, this may cause issues.
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    You're not going to be able to use this personal statement anymore
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    UCAS searches each personal statement for parts copied from the web, so this will flag up.
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    Wait 24 hours and then Google for sentences from your PS (in speech marks to look for exact matches ).

    If nothing shows on Google then your PS was not cached and you can use it.
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    Wait 24 hours and then Google for sentences from your PS (in speech marks to look for exact matches ).

    If nothing shows on Google then your PS was not cached and you can use it.
    I'd still be wary. That just means Google didn't cache it, but other systems might have. I don't know if turnitin, or whatever system UCAS uses, relies on Google or has its own crawlers to cache information.

    Ah, turnitin says it does have its own crawler...
    http://www.turnitinuk.com/en_gb/feat...ycheck/content

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