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Firm vs insurance choices

My son has an unconditional offer from Bath Uni. But he wants to study at Warwick. He has opted for Warwick as his firm choice and Bath as his insurance. In the event that Warwick declines his application in August 2016, does he face the prospect of loosing his seat at Bath, if in the meantime all the seats at Bath are filled up? What does an insurance choice ensure - a confirmed place or subject to availability ?
Answered by Alison Patterson

If your son fails to achieve the grades necessary to get into Warwick, his insurance university - Bath - must accept him (unless there are any conditions relating to the "unconditional" offer, such as making Bath his UF).

Good luck to him,


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