No academic reference! What do I do?!

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    I've not been engaged in studies for almost 4 years since completing my A-levels and plan to go into university next year. However I've lost contact with all of my teachers since and would like to know what my options are with obtaining a suitable reference. Thanks in advance for any advice you guys offer!
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    Phone your old school/sixth form.

    Your old teachers will remember enough to help you out
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    (Original post by Dancatpro)
    Phone your old school/sixth form.

    Your old teachers will remember enough to help you out
    I've been told all of my subject teachers have either transferred or retired from teaching.
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    I also plan on sitting a few exams at a local college, I've yet to contact them, but I'd like to know if there'd be an issue regarding a different source for both my reference and my predicted exam grades.
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    (Original post by lotsofzero)
    I also plan on sitting a few exams at a local college, I've yet to contact them, but I'd like to know if there'd be an issue regarding a different source for both my reference and my predicted exam grades.
    The person providing your reference also provides your predicted grades.

    If a different person will be predicting your grades then YOU need to put them in touch with whoever is writing your reference.
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    (Original post by PQ)
    The person providing your reference also provides your predicted grades.

    If a different person will be predicting your grades then YOU need to put them in touch with whoever is writing your reference.
    What's the criteria for those who provide predicted grades?
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    (Original post by lotsofzero)
    What's the criteria for those who provide predicted grades?
    They must be willing to predict your grades based on their professional experience.
 
 
 
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