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UCAS

(ˈjuːkæs)
(in Britain) n acronym for
(Education) Universities and Colleges Admissions Service
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If you haven't received the results you needed, or if you declined all your offers, or applied after the June 28 deadline, you are eligible to apply through UCAS clearing.
The UCAS exhibition brings together representatives from higher and further education institutions in Scotland and elsewhere.
A UCAS spokesperson said: "The affected students had applied to Newcastle University or Northumbria University and have not yet had their place confirmed.
UCAS then publish these decisions online on the morning itself, before students collect their exam results from school.
Deadlines vary between institutions - you can check individual deadlines on the institution's website - however, applications for the majority of undergraduate courses should arrive with UCAS by 6pm (UK time) on January 15.
*Source: Ucas End of Cycle Report 2016 Take a deep breath and leap into action Universities often have a wide selection of courses available through clearing for appropriately qualified applicants, but the most popular courses will have the least vacancies and they will fill up fast.
If you are seeking a place via clearing you need to check out the vacancies on the UCAS website and make contact with the universities that interest you.
Here is the advice issued by UCAS if you are wondering what happens next to get a place on a course.
Ucas' social media team will be around from 6am and the contact centre opens at 7.30am for enquiries.
In addition, Management School of UCAS will provide education support at the "Road Doctor Training Institute" set up by the Company, and assist the Group to educate management talents in the road maintenance industry.