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    I have received 4/5 of my offers to do psychology in September. I have 2 unconditionals and 2 conditionals and one pending.
    I am more attracted to the unconditional offers as I feel it will be a relief knowing where I am going so I can prepare (I am a carer for my mother).
    At the same time I don’t want to not consider my other options,
    How do you know what University to go to? I’m honestly so indecisive and just want to go somewhere I will be happy and have good grades at the end.
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    (Original post by Hollie9399)
    I have received 4/5 of my offers to do psychology in September. I have 2 unconditionals and 2 conditionals and one pending.
    I am more attracted to the unconditional offers as I feel it will be a relief knowing where I am going so I can prepare (I am a carer for my mother).
    At the same time I don’t want to not consider my other options,
    How do you know what University to go to? I’m honestly so indecisive and just want to go somewhere I will be happy and have good grades at the end.
    I know it's tempting to accept the unconditional offer, but you should ONLY do that if you REALLY want to go to that uni. Don't firm it just because it's unconditional.

    These were my priorities when choosing which university to go to(in order):

    1) Do I have a realistic chance of meeting the offer?

    2) Course content - Do the modules interest me? What's the style of the degree (i.e. is it theoretical/mathematical, or more applied?)

    3) Location - Is it in a decent city? What touristy-type things can I do there to pass the time? Is the area safe?

    4) Accommodation - How much is rent? Do the university have a portfolio of homes they can rent out to you after you leave your first-year halls?

    5) What's the department's strong points (i.e. its main area of research)? This was sort of important for me as I'm doing an integrated Masters and I'd much rather go to a university that has a stronger research emphasis on a field that I like for my Master's year.
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    Thank you so much for your response!
    I will definitely not let the fact they are unconditional sway me away from what matters
    I never even considered all 5 things you have suggested, this will help me so much as I can compare them properly
    Thanks again
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