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Options on A Level Results Day (Thursday 16th August 2018) watch

  • View Poll Results: If you miss all of your offers, which options are you considering?
    Resitting A level exams
    7
    63.64%
    Clearing
    7
    63.64%
    Deferring until 2019 / Clearing for 2019
    3
    27.27%
    Foundation Degree/Year
    2
    18.18%
    Access to Higher Education Course
    1
    9.09%
    Gap Year
    6
    54.55%
    Apprenticeship
    1
    9.09%
    Other
    0
    0%

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    Hi so I thought I'd make a thread for those who are worrying about missing their offers on Results Day as it's 28 days away.

    There's:
    • Retaking/Resitting A level exams
    • Clearing
    • Access to Higher Education Courses
    • Foundation Degrees/Courses
    • Apprenticeship/Degree apprenticeship
    • Gap years

    and loads more! (please add more to this if you have any others)

    Here's the TSR guide to A level results day

    And some other links:
    https://metro.co.uk/2016/08/18/faile...ld-do-6073287/
    https://www.ucas.com/undergraduate/r...aduate-results
    https://www.prospects.ac.uk/applying...el-results-day
    https://www.topuniversities.com/blog...el-results-day
    https://www.savethestudent.org/extra...sults-day.html
    https://www.studential.com/universit...el-results-day

    Retaking A levels:
    https://www.studential.com/student-u...etake-A-levels
    https://www.studential.com/further-e...-level-retakes

    Gap year:
    https://www.gapyear.com/
    Gap year/apprenticeship:
    https://www.notgoingtouni.co.uk/
    https://www.getmyfirstjob.co.uk/Appr...ticeships.aspx
    https://www.getingofar.gov.uk/

    Success stories of A level failures:
    https://www.southwales.ac.uk/courses...-into-success/
    https://kerendavid.com/advice-from-an-a-level-failure/
    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-39235168

    I hope results day goes well for you and even if it doesn't, remember there are other options!
    (PM me if you need any help or just want to talk)
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    (Original post by kiki213)
    Hi so I thought I'd make a thread for those who are worrying about missing their offers on Results Day as it's 28 days away.

    There's:
    • Retaking/Resitting A level exams
    • Clearing
    • Access to Higher Education Courses
    • Foundation Degrees/Courses
    • Apprenticeship/Degree apprenticeship
    • Gap years

    and loads more! (please add more to this if you have any others)

    Here's the TSR guide to A level results day

    And some other links:
    https://metro.co.uk/2016/08/18/faile...ld-do-6073287/
    https://www.ucas.com/undergraduate/r...aduate-results
    https://www.prospects.ac.uk/applying...el-results-day
    https://www.topuniversities.com/blog...el-results-day
    https://www.savethestudent.org/extra...sults-day.html
    https://www.studential.com/universit...el-results-day

    Retaking A levels:
    https://www.studential.com/student-u...etake-A-levels
    https://www.studential.com/further-e...-level-retakes

    Gap year:
    https://www.gapyear.com/
    Gap year/apprenticeship:
    https://www.notgoingtouni.co.uk/
    https://www.getmyfirstjob.co.uk/Appr...ticeships.aspx
    https://www.getingofar.gov.uk/

    Success stories of A level failures:
    https://www.southwales.ac.uk/courses...-into-success/
    https://kerendavid.com/advice-from-an-a-level-failure/
    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-39235168

    I hope results day goes well for you and even if it doesn't, remember there are other options!
    (PM me if you need any help or just want to talk)
    This is fantastic! We do have an official advice thread made in preparation for AS/AL results day but I'll speak to the Study Help team and see what they plan to do about this.
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    (Original post by CoffeeAndPolitics)
    This is fantastic! We do have an official advice thread made in preparation for AS/AL results day but I'll speak to the Study Help team and see what they plan to do about this.
    Thank you!
 
 
 
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