are my applications already "too late"?

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rockyrac
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are my applications already "too late"?

Postby rockyrac » Thu Jan 06, 2011 10:49 pm

finalizing my applications now, expect to have everything in by january 15th.

im applying with a 172/3.85, applying to most of the t14. how much have i hurt my chances by applying this late?

particularly interested in stanford, columbia & nyu fwiw. tia

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fundamentallybroken
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Re: are my applications already "too late"?

Postby fundamentallybroken » Thu Jan 06, 2011 11:00 pm

rockyrac wrote:finalizing my applications now, expect to have everything in by january 15th.

im applying with a 172/3.85, applying to most of the t14. how much have i hurt my chances by applying this late?

particularly interested in stanford, columbia & nyu fwiw. tia


TLS answer(s):

1. You're screwed, it's too late, admissions is way too competitive at this point.

or

2. retake.

My answer:

I think you'll be okay.

rockyrac
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Re: are my applications already "too late"?

Postby rockyrac » Thu Jan 06, 2011 11:01 pm

haha thanks

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sophia.olive
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Re: are my applications already "too late"?

Postby sophia.olive » Thu Jan 06, 2011 11:08 pm

fundamentallybroken wrote:
rockyrac wrote:finalizing my applications now, expect to have everything in by january 15th.

im applying with a 172/3.85, applying to most of the t14. how much have i hurt my chances by applying this late?

particularly interested in stanford, columbia & nyu fwiw. tia


TLS answer(s):
1. You're screwed, it's too late, admissions is way too competitive at this point.

or

2. retake.

My answer:

I think you'll be okay.[/
quote]

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fundamentallybroken
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Re: are my applications already "too late"?

Postby fundamentallybroken » Thu Jan 06, 2011 11:09 pm

sophia.olive wrote:
fundamentallybroken wrote:
rockyrac wrote:finalizing my applications now, expect to have everything in by january 15th.

im applying with a 172/3.85, applying to most of the t14. how much have i hurt my chances by applying this late?

particularly interested in stanford, columbia & nyu fwiw. tia


TLS answer(s):
1. You're screwed, it's too late, admissions is way too competitive at this point.

or

2. retake.

My answer:

I think you'll be okay.[/
quote]


As I will one day say:

I rest my case.