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    Im on my gap year and applying for ucas as an individual. Im going to apply for Oxford but the deadline is on the 15th and wont get my schools reference on time. I have worked in my family business so can I ask my mom to add a reference for me? I completely forgot about the oxford deadline so reallised it just now...
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    (Original post by Carman3)
    Im on my gap year and applying for ucas as an individual. Im going to apply for Oxford but the deadline is on the 15th and wont get my schools reference on time. I have worked in my family business so can I ask my mom to add a reference for me? I completely forgot about the oxford deadline so reallised it just now...
    No, you cannot use family members as a referee
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    (Original post by Carman3)
    Im on my gap year and applying for ucas as an individual. Im going to apply for Oxford but the deadline is on the 15th and wont get my schools reference on time. I have worked in my family business so can I ask my mom to add a reference for me? I completely forgot about the oxford deadline so reallised it just now...
    You can't use a family member as a referee.

    Have you called your school to ask if they can do a reference for you by the deadline? If they provided a reference last year and you're happy for them to reuse that reference then they wont have to do much work.
 
 
 
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