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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 …

Clearing and Adjustment – your questions answered

Our UoNApplicants team hosted a Twitter Q+A this week to answer questions about Clearing and Adjustment. Here’s a long, but hopefully useful, summary. What’s the difference between Clearing and Adjustment? Adjustment = for someone who has met/exceeded the conditions of their firm offer choice. Clearing = for someone who doesn’t hold any offers, has been …

Results day and clearing

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

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 …

A level results: sunshine after the rain

Shane Chard, a second year English and American studies student at The University of Nottingham, relives the highs and lows of his two A level results days. Look out for more from Shane next month in our rebooted student life blog. Double trouble: Unlike most students I had two results days: one where I thought the world …

A level results: anticipation and abject terror

My results day was 5 years ago which is in itself a rather unnerving thought. But I remember the actual day and the run up to it, to rehash the cliché, as if it was yesterday. Or, to be more specific, I remember the mixed feelings of anticipation and abject terror. A number of my …