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Results Day: keep calm this summer

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Don’t let the stress of waiting for results ruin your summer. We’ve got plenty of hints and tips to help you keep the nerves at bay and enjoy your summer break. Try to be a bit more mindful It’s so easy to get caught up in a loop of negative thoughts about what might happen

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How does Clearing work?

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Clearing is a part of the UCAS application process that helps to match applicants with UK university places that haven’t been filled yet.

Mature Students – Clearing Advice 2020

At the University of Stirling we welcome applications through UCAS Clearing from all types of students, including mature students. Clearing is not just for school leavers who didn’t achieve the results they needed or changed their mind. Mature students are classed by UCAS as anyone over the age of 21 who didn’t go to university

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Postgraduate Clearing 2020

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Are you looking to get a place on a Masters degree course? You may have heard of a quick and simple way to obtain last-minute degree places called UCAS Clearing. However, the Clearing process only applies to those who are on the hunt for undergraduate places – postgraduate Clearing isn’t really a thing. But don’t

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Get prepared for A-levels Results Day 2020

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It’s been a stressful few months with A-level exams being cancelled and the news that you’ll receive a calculated grade instead. We know waiting for those A-level results will now feel like agony especially if you need certain grades to get your place at university. First bit of advice – don’t panic. Whatever happens with

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Clearing advice for parents and carers

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We know that 2020 has already been a stressful year for many students with exams being cancelled and the news that they would get calculated grades instead. You’ll already have been a great support to your teen but we understand that results day could be a trying time for everyone! The main thing is for

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Clearing advice for mature students

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Clearing is not just for school leavers who didn’t achieve the exam results they needed or changed their mind – at the University of Stirling we welcome applications through Clearing from all types of students. Mature students are classed by UCAS as anyone over the age of 21 who didn’t go to university after school

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