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    Can I send my personal statement to friends, etc. now that the deadline has passed and I've submitted?
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    (Original post by sjohnson98)
    Can I send my personal statement to friends, etc. now that the deadline has passed and I've submitted?
    I personally wouldn't, if there may be a chance they could copy it or post it online, as people can still apply to UCAS until 20th September, so I think technically you could still get caught out for plagiarism.

    However, if like me, your friends have all applied and they wouldn't steal it anyway, then you should be fine!
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    (Original post by sjohnson98)
    Can I send my personal statement to friends, etc. now that the deadline has passed and I've submitted?
    Wait until you've got in and started at uni. In case you end up reapplying etc
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    (Original post by sadiowitch)
    I personally wouldn't, if there may be a chance they could copy it or post it online, as people can still apply to UCAS until 20th September, so I think technically you could still get caught out for plagiarism.

    However, if like me, your friends have all applied and they wouldn't steal it anyway, then you should be fine!
    I was going to send it to a friend who's already in uni, but it makes sense to be cautious.

    (Original post by Neostigmine)
    Wait until you've got in and started at uni. In case you end up reapplying etc
    That makes sense! Thank you both!
 
 
 
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