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4 tips for surviving the countdown to Results Day

A Level Results Day is August 18th 2016 and, if you’re like me, this date will have been metaphorically circled in your mind for months. As a sixth-former who got to experience my year 13 results day twice, and suffered from anxiety, I understand just how emotional the countdown to results day can be. So I’ve prepared …

You did it! Congrats from the vloggers

Our student vloggers are ready to share their experience and wisdom with you. But first they’d like to say:  

Everything you need to know right now about #UoNFreshers

Congrats on your place here! You probably have lots of questions about joining us next month. Here are some answers for you (in no particular order). When can I move in? Don’t start packing yet! International students attending our Welcome Programme can move in on Thursday 17 September Catered hall students on University Park and …

Results day and clearing

Student vlogger Tom has some advice for anyone worried about getting exam results this month. Watch his vlog below.

Nottingham was my first choice

I can safely say that coming to Nottingham was the right decision for me. Unlike some of the other #MeantToBe stories of people going through Clearing or transferring a year later, I put Nottingham as my first choice. I chose Nottingham because it appeared to tick all of the boxes for me, and after having completed …

Clearing brought me to Nottingham

Joe Scales has just graduated from UoN with first class honours, but his A level results day wasn’t such a success. Here’s his story.  If you’re reading this then you may be awaiting results which will decide your near future. I’m guessing that you have applied to some universities and are unsure if you will …

My results day panic

Results day. Let’s face it, no matter how confident you are about your grades, those two words still send a chill down your spine. My experience began as a tale of woe; I missed my offer by a grade. It was not entirely unexpected, but regardless; seeing that ‘B’ next to ‘History’ was probably one …

Everything happens for the best, even exam results

It feels like yesterday taking my A levels and waiting anxiously for results. Although having predicted all As I was a bit skeptical about Maths as my C3 paper was a bit difficult. My first choice was the University of Warwick as they topped the league table for Economics last year and my insurance choice …

The results are in! Now what do you do?

You’ve made it through your exam results and you’re officially a University of Nottingham Fresher – congratulations! You’ve probably got lots of questions about what to do before you get here, how student life works, where the nearest cash point/supermarket/bus stop is to your hall… Take a moment, relax and breathe. There’s plenty of time …

My results day: a tale of woe and joy

Results day. Let’s face it, no matter how confident you are about your grades, those two words still send a chill down your spine. My experience began as a tale of woe; I missed my offer by a grade. It was not entirely unexpected, but regardless; seeing that ‘B’ next to ‘History’ was probably one …