Do you have to choose firm and insurance at the same time?
You can only have an insurance choice if your firm choice is a conditional offer. If you accept an unconditional offer as your firm choice then the place is guaranteed, so you cannot have an insurance choice.
Can your firm and insurance be the same grades?
There is no point picking an insurance choice that requires the same grades to get in as your firm choice. … If you do not meet your offer for your firm choice but you do get your insurance, you do still have the option to decline your insurance offer and reapply next year.
Do universities know if they are your firm choice?
Universities will only know where else you’ve applied once they’ve made their decision and you’ve decided whether or not to accept them as your firm or insurance choice. But even then it won’t affect things.
Is it too late to change Unichoice?
You can change your choices of universities and colleges up to seven days from the date of your welcome letter. After that, it’s not usually possible to change your choices, although exceptions are sometimes made for students with personal problems or changed family circumstances.
Can I reject my firm choice and accept my insurance?
If you’re accepted by your Firm choice, the Insurance choice becomes irrelevant. If you want to, you can just have a Firm Acceptance and decline the rest, but this is only advisable if you know you can meet the conditions of your Firm Acceptance or don’t mind applying again through UCAS Extra or Clearing.
What do I do if I don’t want my firm choice?
If you no longer want to go to your firm choice, you can use the ‘decline your place’ button in Track. From 5 July, if you are holding a firm unconditional place, you can release yourself into Clearing, by using the ‘decline your place’ button in Track.
Can your insurance choice be higher than your firm?
You can only have one insurance choice. The conditions for your insurance choice can be higher than your firm choice, but be aware that if you’re not accepted by your firm choice, it’s unlikely that you will be accepted for an insurance choice that requests higher grades.
What happens if you put an unconditional offer as your insurance?
You cannot have an insurance choice. Because ‘unconditional’ means you’ll get a place on the course, you don’t need the option of another choice. If instead you accept a conditional offer as your firm choice then it’s OK to accept an unconditional offer as your insurance choice.
Can you change your mind after accepting a university offer?
Even if you’ve accepted an offer through UCAS, you can still change your mind. UCAS Clearing can help you join another course and make the right decision for your future. Applying to university is a big commitment, and sometimes things can change.
Can you decline your firm choice on results day?
You can choose to not go to your firm (i.e not go to university at all, or apply through Clearing), but unfortunately this doesn’t mean you can just switch over to your insurance. Once your firm choice has been confirmed, your insurance disappears.
What happens if you want to go to your insurance choice?
If you want to go to your insurance choice instead, they will have to agree with this. It usually isn’t a problem, but make sure you contact them. … If you decide that you don’t want to go to your insurance choice whatever happens, you’ll have to ask the university to let you go into clearing.
Can I cancel my firm choice on UCAS?
If you no longer want to go to your firm choice, you can use the ‘decline your place’ button in your application. From 5 July, if you are holding a firm unconditional place, you can release yourself into Clearing, by using the ‘decline your place’ button in your application.