A-Level round-up: More have places confirmed.
More than 267, 000 applicants had their higher education places confirmed by this morning, the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (Ucas) said.
This was 7. 2% up on the same period last year (249, 000 confirmed places) and represents a record figure.
The number of confirmed places leapt over the quarter of a million mark for the first time as the overall A-Level pass rate rose to 96%.
The Ucas clearing help line number is 0800 112 2211.
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|Publication:||Liverpool Echo (Liverpool, England)|
|Date:||Aug 20, 2004|
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