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Advice on Clearing on Your Gap Year

Clearing can be a bit of a minefield, but an important one to get your head around. This is the rest of your life we’re talking about. When university clearing comes around every August it pays to be informed and to know your options so you can have a plan, whatever the outcome may be.

If your grades aren’t quite what you expected there’s no need to panic. Take note of the advice below from people who’ve said that their disappointing grades were just a chance to reflect and to work out exactly what they want to do in life. It’s not the end of the world, in fact it could be the very start of seeing a bit more of it.

Read on for the answers to your most asked questions about clearing and how an unplanned gap year could be the best thing that ever happened to you.