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Alternative offers

Sometimes your application won't succeed but we may offer you a place on a different course or at a different UAL College.

There's still plenty to look forward to

You may feel disappointed at first, but this is a great opportunity to consider a new creative or career direction. You’re a great candidate and we've found another course that suits your strengths and interests.

Each of our Colleges is a unique community with particular interests and strengths. All our Colleges offer the same outstanding standard of teaching and training. You'll have access to amazing facilities. You will also be a part of UAL and able to access events, facilities and resources across all our Colleges.

Making a decision

If you get an alternative offer, it’s up to you to decide whether you want to accept it or not.

If you have questions, please reply to your alternative offer email.

We'll be happy to answer them and help you make the best decision for you.

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Brandon Mosqueda Caidedo (BA Sound Arts and Design, London College of Communication) at work. Image: Alys Tomlinson

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