Clearing and Adjustment - student profiles
Stories from current students who came to Sheffield through our Clearing and Adjustment process.
Misha Vaja, BSc Biomedical Science
Advance registering made upgrading to Sheffield an easy process for Misha when she found out she had done better than expected on A Level results day.
Thomas Dowson, MEng Mechanical Engineering
Thomas advanced registered with Sheffield, which made finding a place on A Level results day a lot easier than expected.
Rosie Ogunade, BSc Psychology
After receiving her results, Rosie was able to attend an adjustment open day before deciding that Sheffield was the best place for her.
Ellena Mason, BA Geography and Planning
A last minute decision to go to university meant that advance registering was crucial in helping Ellena find a place on A Level results day.
Morgan Mcarthur, BA Modern Languages
Morgan found the Sheffield clearing process easy to navigate, and felt prepared for university soon after being offered a place.
Abigail Upton, BA Geography
While applying through adjustment, Abigail didn't have to worry about missing out on staying in University halls thanks to the Sheffield accommodation guarantee.
Muna has lived in Sheffield since she was three months old and dreamt of studying here. She went through clearing after having second thoughts about the course she applied for.
Maia doubted herself during her A-levels, so I didn’t apply to university when her friends did. When she did really well, she rethought her plans and went through clearing.
Caitlin decided to follow in the footsteps of her grandparents to become a nurse, so went through clearing to change from her original choice.
Stressed about clearing or adjustment?
Katharine Swindells, outgoing Welfare Officer at the University of Sheffield’s Students’ Union, shares her advice for students who might be worried about clearing or adjustment this results day.