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Waiting for GCSE results
Wait and see what happens on Thursday. Your CF university may make an immediate decision based on your A level results.
If course entry is dependent on GCSE Maths, universities will be unable to accept you through Clearing until you receive a successful result. In these circumstances, you should probably wait until you have the result before going into Clearing.
If you can find courses in Clearing that do not require GCSE Maths you can consider them on Thursday if your CF and CI universities do not accept you.
Clearing closes on 23 October 2017, so there is plenty of time to find a course if you meet entry requirements. Use: