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    so basically im wondering do you think its better to check ucas first, and see if you got in and then get your results, or get your results first?
    the reason im asking is because i have so much anxiety about exams that if i open up ucas and see i didnt get into my first choice of uni i dont know if i could get on public transport without having some sort of mental breakdown on the train (my college is far away), or do you think its better to open up ucas first so i can prepare myself for whatever happens?
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    Well I'm also really stressed out about results day,
    and I think I'm going to see UCAS first as I don't think I'd be able to resist and you have more time to prepare for your actual grades
    Also I'll need to mentally prepare for clearing ASAP

    and tbh last year, even without knowing my results, I was already having a mental breakdown on the way to college, and i just didn't care about anyone else as it wasn't that packed and people should know its a-level results day and expect there to be some hysterical people
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    (Original post by ScarletXxXRose)
    Well I'm also really stressed out about results day,
    and I think I'm going to see UCAS first as I don't think I'd be able to resist and you have more time to prepare for your actual grades
    Also I'll need to mentally prepare for clearing ASAP

    and tbh last year, even without knowing my results, I was already having a mental breakdown on the way to college, and i just didn't care about anyone else as it wasn't that packed and people should know its a-level results day and expect there to be some hysterical people
    im thinking the same, i dont want to open up ucas but i problably wont be able to resist, and also i think you're right its better to prepare for clearing etc. uhhhh even the thought of that day gives me shivers, my final exam was last week and i was borderline hysterical so god help me on results day. good luck anyway!
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    UCAS first. Your results are a means to an end. The end is more important.
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    (Original post by ScarletXxXRose)
    Well I'm also really stressed out about results day,
    and I think I'm going to see UCAS first as I don't think I'd be able to resist and you have more time to prepare for your actual grades
    Also I'll need to mentally prepare for clearing ASAP

    and tbh last year, even without knowing my results, I was already having a mental breakdown on the way to college, and i just didn't care about anyone else as it wasn't that packed and people should know its a-level results day and expect there to be some hysterical people
    It's fine being nervous and stressed but I think being hysterical in public is ridiculous.. If something happens in a job like an important meeting with your boss you'd have to keep your cool, so there's no point doing it on a results day.

    As for me, I'll be going onto UCAS first, then if I get into Uni I can go back to sleep and wake up whenever I feel like :')
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    (Original post by gsonro)
    so basically im wondering do you think its better to check ucas first, and see if you got in and then get your results, or get your results first?
    the reason im asking is because i have so much anxiety about exams that if i open up ucas and see i didnt get into my first choice of uni i dont know if i could get on public transport without having some sort of mental breakdown on the train (my college is far away), or do you think its better to open up ucas first so i can prepare myself for whatever happens?
    When I was in AS I always said that I was going to get my Results first. Now I'm definitely going on Track first to see if I've got into uni. If I don't get in I'm going to have to prepare universities and courses to phone up for Clearing.
 
 
 
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