A friendly disclaimer: QMUL’s School of Geography wasn’t my first choice. You see, I didn’t apply to Queen Mary in the traditional way – I was a late applicant that came via clearing. So, on results day in 2015, the majority of students in my year group logged onto UCAS to find the message ‘congratulations, … Continue reading Beth’s 2015 Results Day
My first results day was actually in 2012. I had an offer to study Geology at UCL. I was so sure that I’d get in that I thought there was no need for a back up plan. Alas, I missed my offer. My heart sank. I didn’t know what to do. I had an insurance … Continue reading Kana’s Results Day – Gap Year?
“Honestly I’m fine”. “No, seriously, I couldn’t be happier”. “Please stop patronising me”. It’s never easy having to open that brown envelope, mid-August after two years of hard work throughout an intensive A-level programme, with the expectations of your teachers, family and friends burdened upon you. I’m a type-A neurotic, who always places a huge … Continue reading Lucy’s Results Day – Believe It Or Not, The Girl Is Alright.
There is just over a fortnight until you shall be assembling in the halls of your sixth forms, colleges or schools to tear open those envelopes to (I’m crossing my fingers and toes here!) discover that all the hard work has paid off and you can call yourself a future Queen Mary Student. As such, … Continue reading With a fortnight until results…