For most students, results day is always so scary. I remember dreading the 16th of August 2018. My main worry was that I didn’t know what university I would end up at, as I was not sure what grades I would have achieved. I had hoped I would end up at my firm choice, but … Continue reading Coming to York through Clearing
Hi everyone, I’m Amy, I’ve just finished the final year of my Archaeology and Heritage degree. My results day was three years ago now, so I’m here to share with you what I wish I had known three years on. We’ll start at the beginning: in the morning I didn’t sleep much the night before … Continue reading What I Wish I had Known About Results Day
You may have tried your best in your exams, but you may feel that you have to get prepared for Clearing, just in case. You are not a failure if you go through Clearing. In fact, you are giving yourself a well-deserved second chance. Take it from me, a student that has been through it. … Continue reading How to prepare for university if you think you might go through Clearing
Sociology with Criminology student Zoe runs through her top tips for preparing for Results Day and how to stay calm in the run-up to the big day.
Social and Political Sciences student Jen runs through her top tips for Results Day and what to do in the run-up to the big day.
The lead-up to results day can be a nervous time so we asked some of our current students for their top tips for preparing for the big day.
There’s no denying it, results day can be daunting. You could be the most confident person in the world that you’ve done well in your exams and still, in the run-up, doubt everything you wrote in your exams and think about all the things you could’ve messed up. The bottom line is, after you’ve finished … Continue reading My top tips for preparing for results day
Hello! I’m Charlotte, a 3rd year student studying English and History here at York. Here is my results day story: What happened on results day? My results were released sooner than expected, which caught me a little off-guard, but I was pleased because it broke the suspense. For me, the notification that I had been … Continue reading Get a good night’s sleep: my results day story
Hello, my name is Eve and I have just finished my first year of Sociology at the University of York. Here is my results day story: What happened on results day? Whilst I was nervous when I woke up in the morning to get my results, my experience with results day came from a more … Continue reading Try to stay calm: my results day story
Hey there! I’m Sophie, a 2nd Year student studying History here at York. Here is my results day story: What happened on results day? I checked the UCAS website first thing in the morning before heading into sixth-form to get my results. I was delighted to see that I had got into the University of … Continue reading It turned out for the best: my results day story