Can I put an unconditional offer as my 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.
Who gets an unconditional offer?
If a student is predicted suitable grades and has an academic profile to support this (such as strong GCSE grades), a provider may choose to make an unconditional offer on this basis. This may only be to applicants presenting certain types of qualifications and/or subject combinations.
Which university gives the most unconditional offers?
Five in six offers made by Suffolk have an unconditional element, The Tab’s analysis of UCAS data has found, putting them top of the table. Just behind them, 76 per cent of Falmouth’s offers in 2019 were unconditional, whilst big hitters Royal Holloway and Birmingham also used the offers to lure students.
When can I expect to hear back from universities?
Most universities will have made a decision by the end of March, while some universities will wait until May to give you an answer. There is no standardised waiting time. Some will hear back in three days and some three weeks. This is completely normal and not a reflection of your application.
How hard is it to get into UAL?
The University of the Arts London has an acceptance rate of 22%, which makes it highly competitive. So, in order to get accepted, you do need good grades and also need to have an excellent portfolio.
How long does it take to hear back from UAL?
Successful applicants will receive a confirmation letter, as well as all the necessary information (including visa and accommodation). They will need to send their formal acceptance of our offer within one week.
How long does it take for a university to respond to an application?
two to three weeks
Does UAL do clearing?
We still have Clearing places available on undergraduate courses in art, design, fashion, media, communication and performing arts.
Does UAL give unconditional offers?
This means you have to meet certain requirements, which will be specified in your offer email or via UCAS Track. An unconditional offer means that all the academic conditions of your offer have been met. All offers must become fully unconditional before you can study at UAL, but many start out as conditional offers.