Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    My reference for Uni can't answer the questions about my education and I have contacted the college I used to go to 1 1/2 years ago and I don't know if they will remember me or not so I can't rely on them. What do as now I don't have a reference ??????!!
    • Section Leader
    • Very Important Poster
    • Peer Support Volunteers
    • Clearing and Applications Advisor
    Online

    21
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by AshleyWilkinson)
    My reference for Uni can't answer the questions about my education and I have contacted the college I used to go to 1 1/2 years ago and I don't know if they will remember me or not so I can't rely on them. What do as now I don't have a reference ??????!!
    Is your referee your employer?
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by claireestelle)
    Is your referee your employer?
    Yes it is, the college i used to go to have not replied at all as well so i don't know what to do.
    • Section Leader
    • Clearing and Applications Advisor
    Offline

    21
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by AshleyWilkinson)
    Yes it is, the college i used to go to have not replied at all as well so i don't know what to do.
    Call your college. It's better to have an academic reference than your employer.

    Posted from TSR Mobile
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by jneill)
    Call your college. It's better to have an academic reference than your employer.

    Posted from TSR Mobile
    Thanks everyone I have it all sorted now, i have got one of my old tutors to give me a reference.
 
 
 
  • 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
    Will you be richer or poorer than your parents?
    Applying to uni

    All the essentials

    The adventure begins mug

    Student life: what to expect

    What it's really like going to uni

    Graduates celebrate

    How to write a good personal statement

    Expert PS advice from the people who will read it

    Uni match

    Uni match

    Can't decide where to apply? Our tool will help you find the perfect course

    Two students working together

    A-Z of universities

    Read our guides to unis and colleges from around the UK

    A student working on a computer

    Personal statement help

    Use our tool to get your ideal PS quickly!

    Hands typing

    Degrees without fees

    Discover more about degree-level apprenticeships.

    A student looking down a microscope

    Planning open days

    Find upcoming open days and get advice on preparing.

    Help out other students

    These questions still need an answer

    Groups associated with this forum:

    View associated groups
  • 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.