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    Hey everyone! I'm a first year undergraduate Neuroscience student currently studying at the University of Sussex, looking to transfer to KCL. Here's where I currently stand:
    Sometime in December, I received an email from King's letting me know that my application is being processed, as well as my online King's Portal information. A couple days later I recieved a message through my King's online portal from one of the administrator officers, informing me to send an interim transcript as well as my overall predicted grade for my first year. I was able to provide a transcript, however I was (and technically still am) unable to provide an overall predicted grade. My school office informed me that they were unable to provide me with a predicted grade because 'The School office say that no predicted grades can be provided because there are no marks entered into the system for any assessed work achieved so far at Sussex. Thus, they can't extrapolate predicted grades'. I send this information over to the admissions office, who proceeds to decline my offer because I was unable to provide her with my overall predicted grade, however, they tell me that if I can send my predicted grade they will continue to process my application.
    At this point, I do everything I can to try and get a hold of my predicted grades, by sending emails and seeing the school office in person. My tutor is on paternity leave, and my school office tells me to wait until the 19th of Febuary for my results to come out.
    On the 19th of Febuary, my results come out and I make my way to the school office so they can give me a predicted grade. The school office tells me that they cannot provide me with an overall predicted grade because it's against the university policy. I make my way to my tutor, who has now returned from paternity leave, to tell me the same thing: that it's against the university policy to provide me with a predicted grade.
    As of now, I am unsure of what to do. I have tried everything I can in my power as a student to try and get a hold of an overall predict grade. My school is refusing to provide me with a predicted grade because it's against their policy and the admissions officer is unable to process my application because they need a predicted grade. Is there any advice anyone can offer me at the stage I'm currently at? King's college is an institute I have always wanted to attend but have been too afraid to apply for because of the fear of being rejected, up until last December. I would greatly appreciate any advice anyone can offer for the situation I am currently in. Thank you very much for reading.
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    (Original post by Scrublet)
    Hey everyone! I'm a first year undergraduate Neuroscience student currently studying at the University of Sussex, looking to transfer to KCL. Here's where I currently stand:
    Sometime in December, I received an email from King's letting me know that my application is being processed, as well as my online King's Portal information. A couple days later I recieved a message through my King's online portal from one of the administrator officers, informing me to send an interim transcript as well as my overall predicted grade for my first year. I was able to provide a transcript, however I was (and technically still am) unable to provide an overall predicted grade. My school office informed me that they were unable to provide me with a predicted grade because 'The School office say that no predicted grades can be provided because there are no marks entered into the system for any assessed work achieved so far at Sussex. Thus, they can't extrapolate predicted grades'. I send this information over to the admissions office, who proceeds to decline my offer because I was unable to provide her with my overall predicted grade, however, they tell me that if I can send my predicted grade they will continue to process my application.
    At this point, I do everything I can to try and get a hold of my predicted grades, by sending emails and seeing the school office in person. My tutor is on paternity leave, and my school office tells me to wait until the 19th of Febuary for my results to come out.
    On the 19th of Febuary, my results come out and I make my way to the school office so they can give me a predicted grade. The school office tells me that they cannot provide me with an overall predicted grade because it's against the university policy. I make my way to my tutor, who has now returned from paternity leave, to tell me the same thing: that it's against the university policy to provide me with a predicted grade.
    As of now, I am unsure of what to do. I have tried everything I can in my power as a student to try and get a hold of an overall predict grade. My school is refusing to provide me with a predicted grade because it's against their policy and the admissions officer is unable to process my application because they need a predicted grade. Is there any advice anyone can offer me at the stage I'm currently at? King's college is an institute I have always wanted to attend but have been too afraid to apply for because of the fear of being rejected, up until last December. I would greatly appreciate any advice anyone can offer for the situation I am currently in. Thank you very much for reading.
    If it's against university policy, unfortunately you can't force them to give you a predicted grade- they should have told you this in the first place, obviously, but maybe it's a new policy or your tutor has just checked because it's not something they've come across before. If King's insist on having a predicted grade, you can't force them to process your application without one.

    I think your only way forwards is to ask King's if they would consider you for a transfer after you have your first year results- or if you dropped out and applied to them next year, would they consider your application.

    It sucks, but there's no way to force either uni to do something they don't want to. Sussex have no stake in losing you as a student, so I think all you can do is try and work with Kings to find a way around the issue.
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    (Original post by Scrublet)
    Hey everyone! I'm a first year undergraduate Neuroscience student currently studying at the University of Sussex, looking to transfer to KCL. Here's where I currently stand:
    Sometime in December, I received an email from King's letting me know that my application is being processed, as well as my online King's Portal information. A couple days later I recieved a message through my King's online portal from one of the administrator officers, informing me to send an interim transcript as well as my overall predicted grade for my first year. I was able to provide a transcript, however I was (and technically still am) unable to provide an overall predicted grade. My school office informed me that they were unable to provide me with a predicted grade because 'The School office say that no predicted grades can be provided because there are no marks entered into the system for any assessed work achieved so far at Sussex. Thus, they can't extrapolate predicted grades'. I send this information over to the admissions office, who proceeds to decline my offer because I was unable to provide her with my overall predicted grade, however, they tell me that if I can send my predicted grade they will continue to process my application.
    At this point, I do everything I can to try and get a hold of my predicted grades, by sending emails and seeing the school office in person. My tutor is on paternity leave, and my school office tells me to wait until the 19th of Febuary for my results to come out.
    On the 19th of Febuary, my results come out and I make my way to the school office so they can give me a predicted grade. The school office tells me that they cannot provide me with an overall predicted grade because it's against the university policy. I make my way to my tutor, who has now returned from paternity leave, to tell me the same thing: that it's against the university policy to provide me with a predicted grade.
    As of now, I am unsure of what to do. I have tried everything I can in my power as a student to try and get a hold of an overall predict grade. My school is refusing to provide me with a predicted grade because it's against their policy and the admissions officer is unable to process my application because they need a predicted grade. Is there any advice anyone can offer me at the stage I'm currently at? King's college is an institute I have always wanted to attend but have been too afraid to apply for because of the fear of being rejected, up until last December. I would greatly appreciate any advice anyone can offer for the situation I am currently in. Thank you very much for reading.
    Hi!! Im in the exact same position as you now. I also study neuroscience at Sussex and desperately want to transfer... Can I ask, were you successful in transferring??
 
 
 
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