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    Long story short, I made a massive mistake in picking my firm and insurance choice and I am trying to get to my insurance now. I know at this stage I should prepare for disappointment, but am nonetheless going to try my few remaining options.

    I'm first going to try adjustment shortly. I've also heard some people mention trying to convince your insurance to take you through clearing. I know this may be a stupid question, but is this advice only for unis in clearing, or (I'm assuming not) will a uni ever take a one off applicant through clearing if that makes sense? Thanks for any help - and if there's any other option I haven't considered, I'd be grateful for any insight or advice.
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    (Original post by Whippersniffer)
    Long story short, I made a massive mistake in picking my firm and insurance choice and I am trying to get to my insurance now. I know at this stage I should prepare for disappointment, but am nonetheless going to try my few remaining options.

    I'm first going to try adjustment shortly. I've also heard some people mention trying to convince your insurance to take you through clearing. I know this may be a stupid question, but is this advice only for unis in clearing, or (I'm assuming not) will a uni ever take a one off applicant through clearing if that makes sense? Thanks for any help - and if there's any other option I haven't considered, I'd be grateful for any insight or advice.
    If you've got into your firm, then your insurance offer has already disappeared.

    However, give your insurance choice a ring - if they're in Clearing for that course, then they're likely to want to take you through that route.
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    You should just be able to ring up your firm choice asking to be released, which will automatically place you at your Insurance. However it might be worth ringing your Insurance to check there are still places available on said course before being released.

    Good luck

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    (Original post by Aston University)
    You should just be able to ring up your firm choice asking to be released, which will automatically place you at your Insurance. However it might be worth ringing your Insurance to check there are still places available on said course before being released.

    Good luck

    Josh
    The insurance place will have disappeared earlier in the week when the firm place was confirmed, so asking to be let go from the firm at this point will result in going straight into Clearing.
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    (Original post by Carnationlilyrose)
    The insurance place will have disappeared earlier in the week when the firm place was confirmed, so asking to be let go from the firm at this point will result in going straight into Clearing.
    Thanks for clarifying that, i need a few more coffee's in me this morning.

    Josh
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    (Original post by Origami Bullets)
    If you've got into your firm, then your insurance offer has already disappeared.

    However, give your insurance choice a ring - if they're in Clearing for that course, then they're likely to want to take you through that route.
    Unfortunately my course isn't in clearing at the moment - so aside from the slim chance of adjustment - I suppose it isn't looking good. Thanks for the response though.

    (Original post by Carnationlilyrose)
    The insurance place will have disappeared earlier in the week when the firm place was confirmed, so asking to be let go from the firm at this point will result in going straight into Clearing.
    (Original post by Aston University)
    Thanks for clarifying that, i need a few more coffee's in me this morning.

    Josh
    That's a shame - thanks for the responses though.
 
 
 
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