Important dates every student must know ahead of A-level results day

It's that time of year again as A-level students across Sussex discover their results tomorrow (Thursday August 18).

Wednesday, 17th August 2016, 4:19 pm
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 2:55 am
Students in Kettering, Corby, Wellingborough and Rushden will be collecting their exam results today

Among all the excitement and apprehension there are lots of important dates on the horizon for students to bear in mind too.

Here’s a list of key Ucas application and Clearing deadlines:

18 August 2016

A level results day, and Adjustment opens

A level, GCE, and Advanced Diploma results day. Adjustment opens for registration.

31 August 2016

Remaining offer conditions must be met, and Adjustment ends

The deadline for any remaining conditions to be met – otherwise the uni or college might not accept you.

Adjustment ends.

20 September 2016

Final deadline for 2016 entry applications

The last date you can submit applications to 2016 entry courses. Applications must arrive at UCAS by 18:00 (UK time).

30 September 2016

Clearing vacancies removed from search

Published Clearing vacancies will be removed from our search tool.

20 October 2016

Last date to add Clearing choices and for unis/colleges to make decisions

The deadline for adding Clearing choices, and for unis or colleges to accept Clearing applicants.

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