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    I applied for 5 univiersities, 2 of them rejected me, 1 of them gave me an offer( which i am wanting to be my firm), I'm waiting for 1 more (i am planning that to be my insurance) and i am gonna rejected the 1 left because i dont want to go to the interview.

    However my problem is, I already have a firm choice but what if the uni that i am planning to make my insurance rejects me? Can i just not have an insurance choice? They have the same grade requirements anyways
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    (Original post by Jennim)
    I applied for 5 univiersities, 2 of them rejected me, 1 of them gave me an offer( which i am wanting to be my firm), I'm waiting for 1 more (i am planning that to be my insurance) and i am gonna rejected the 1 left because i dont want to go to the interview.

    However my problem is, I already have a firm choice but what if the uni that i am planning to make my insurance rejects me? Can i just not have an insurance choice? They have the same grade requirements anyways
    1) No. if you have 1 offer you either have to go there or take a gap year and reapply.

    2) it is literally pointless to make your insurance have higher or the same grades than your firm anyway if that was what you were implying
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    (Original post by SkyRees)
    2) it is literally pointless to make your insurance have higher or the same grades than your firm anyway if that was what you were implying
    I have heard (no proof myself) that some universities make higher offers to give the impression of being better than they are, but will accept significantly lower grades. If that's the case, then it's not pointless.
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    If i have 1 offer (with no insurance choice) and do not get the grades for that, i can go to extra/clearing?
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    (Original post by RogerOxon)
    I have heard (no proof myself) that some universities make higher offers to give the impression of being better than they are, but will accept significantly lower grades. If that's the case, then it's not pointless.
    Only if the insurance Uni does so AND the firm they fail to get into their firm, which is kind of a rare setup, but you do have a point.
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    (Original post by SkyRees)
    1) No. if you have 1 offer you either have to go there or take a gap year and reapply.

    2) it is literally pointless to make your insurance have higher or the same grades than your firm anyway if that was what you were implying
    If he has only one offer, and firms it; if he misses it, he will be put straight into clearing and then can apply to other universities on results day that are in clearing.

    (Original post by Jennim)
    If i have 1 offer (with no insurance choice) and do not get the grades for that, i can go to extra/clearing?
    Yes, you will automatically be put into clearing.
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    Doesnt matter, thank you.
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    If he has only one offer, and firms it; if he misses it, he will be put straight into clearing and then can apply to other universities on results day that are in clearing.



    Yes, you will automatically be put into clearing.
    Okay thank you for answering my question
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    (Original post by Jennim)
    Doesnt matter, thank you.
    I know you have edited the post, but yes, you are allowed to just have a firm. I only had a firm when I had my UCAS, no insurance choice.
 
 
 
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