Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free
    • Section Leader
    • Clearing and Applications Advisor
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    21
    ReputationRep:
    Section Leader
    Clearing and Applications Advisor
    TSR has a number of Official Cambridge Admissions Reps. Over the years their posts and threads have built into an excellent resource for any current or potential applicants. This post aims to provide a master list of their most important threads. Note, the advice and info given is generally applicable across ALL colleges not just their own unless stated in the thread, but if you have any doubts or very specific queries please contact your own college direct.

    TOP TIP: Please read the AT's thread before you post in it - you might find a similar question already answered

    Any threads in bold are live threads. The others are closed but still contain very useful information.

    Murray Edwards Admissions - threads hosted by Dr Andrew Spencer, Admissions Tutor at Murray Edwards, and deputy-chair of the University Admissions Forum: -
    * Post Assessments - Pre-interview Ask an Admissions Tutor <<< NEW THREAD!
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor XII (22 August - 22 September 2017)
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor XI - 13 June 23 June 2017
    * Post Assessments, pre-interview Admissions Tutor thread 2106
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor X: 20 September -15 October 2016


    Peterhouse Admissions - threads by the admissions office & tutors at Peterhouse
    * Cambridge offer-holders results and confirmation questions (Results Day 2017) < Now closed
    * Ask the Admissions Team!
    * Ask Peterhouse! 2018 entry
    * Ask Peterhouse - 2017 entry
    * Results day/2017 admissions - Ask an Admissions Administrator
    * Ask an interviewer - History/History and Politics/History and Modern Languages
    * Ask an interviewer - Mathematics
    * Ask the Admissions Team - 2017 entry
    * Ask an interviewer - Archaeology!
    * Results day queries 2015
    * Ask a Mathematics interviewer (2015)
    * Ask a Medicine interviewer
    * What do you look for in a College?


    Christ's Admissions - threads by Dr Emily Tomlinson, previously AD at LucyCav
    * Ask the Admissions Team: Peterhouse & Christ's College joint thread (Sept-Oct 2017)
    * Ask An(other) Admissions Tutor 25/7/17 - 8/8/17
    * Giving Feedback to Cambridge - 2017
    And a list of threads previously by Dr Spencer, when he was AT at Christ's College:
    * Cambridge Admissions Assessments Q&A : info about the new Assessments
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor IX, 4th August - 2nd September 2016
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor VIII - 28 September - 2 October 2015
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor VII. 17th August - 4th September 2015
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor VI,13 April - 8 May 2015
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor V, 18 August -12 September 2014
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor IV, 7 July - 27 July 2014
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor III - 3 March -18 April 2014
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor II, 21 August-13 September 2013 (as Corpus Admissions)
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor - 8-12 July 2103 (as Corpus Admissions)


    Lucy Cavendish Admissions - taking questions about mature applications
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor - applying at 21+ << LIVE THREAD!
    Original thread by Dr Emily Tomlinson, when she was Admissions Director at Lucy Cavendish College
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor - applying at 21+
    Offline

    12
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by jneill)
    TSR has a number of Official Cambridge Admissions Reps and their posts and threads are an excellent resource for any current or future applicants. This post aims to provide a list of all their most important threads. Note the advice and info given is generally applicable across all colleges, unless stated in the thread.

    Christ's Admissions
    - threads by Dr Andrew Spencer, AT at Christ's College
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor IX, 4th August - 2nd September 2016
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor VIII - 28 September - 2 October 2015
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor VII. 17th August - 4th September 2015
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor VI,13 April - 8 May 2015
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor V, 18 August -12 September 2014
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor IV, 7 July - 27 July 2014
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor III - 3 March -18 April 2014
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor II, 21 August-13 September 2013 (as Corpus Admissions)
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor - 8-12 July (as Corpus Admissions)

    Peterhouse Admissions
    - threads by the admissions office at Peterhouse
    * Ask an interviewer - History/History and Politics/History and Modern Languages
    * Ask an interviewer - Mathematics
    * Ask the Admissions Team - 2017 entry
    * Ask an interviewer - Archaeology!
    * Results day queries 2015
    * Ask a Mathematics interviewer (2015)
    * Ask a Medicine interviewer
    * What do you look for in a College?

    Lucy Cavendish Admissions
    - threads by Dr Emily Tomlinson, Admissions Director at Lucy Cavendish College
    * Ask an Admissions Tutor - applying at 21+

    If anyone spots any threads I've missed please post up a link

    Enjoy!
    prsom
 
 
 
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • Poll
    Would you like to hibernate through the winter months?
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

    Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

    Quick reply
    Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.