Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby waitingforanswers » Sat Jan 24, 2009 7:24 pm

I feel like it's a bad sign that I didn't get anything yet and I'm in New York. Does that automatically mean rejection/waitlist at best?

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby Dr_Nex » Sat Jan 24, 2009 7:27 pm

waitingforanswers wrote:I feel like it's a bad sign that I didn't get anything yet and I'm in New York. Does that automatically mean rejection/waitlist at best?

Uh, either that or your USPS mail carrier is eating your mail. :lol:

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby waitingforanswers » Sat Jan 24, 2009 7:30 pm

Dr_Nex wrote:
waitingforanswers wrote:I feel like it's a bad sign that I didn't get anything yet and I'm in New York. Does that automatically mean rejection/waitlist at best?

Uh, either that or your USPS mail carrier is eating your mail. :lol:


Nope, he's pretty good about giving me stuff from bad law schools. Oh well, another one bites the dust :(

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby frank_the_tank » Sat Jan 24, 2009 7:32 pm

I.am.flipping.out.

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby Dr_Nex » Sat Jan 24, 2009 7:33 pm

waitingforanswers wrote:
Dr_Nex wrote:
waitingforanswers wrote:I feel like it's a bad sign that I didn't get anything yet and I'm in New York. Does that automatically mean rejection/waitlist at best?

Uh, either that or your USPS mail carrier is eating your mail. :lol:


Nope, he's pretty good about giving me stuff from bad law schools. Oh well, another one bites the dust :(
He might be keeping the good stuff for himself.. you know... to.. uh... pleasure himself?

Dunno, NY mail carriers scare me. I could tell you some stories, but I doubt you'd believe me.

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby SoberHobo » Sat Jan 24, 2009 8:42 pm

This has probably been answered, but I can't find it..... has anyone received the acceptance packet without status checker changing from complete?

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby frank_the_tank » Sat Jan 24, 2009 8:55 pm

SoberHobo wrote:This has probably been answered, but I can't find it..... has anyone received the acceptance packet without status checker changing from complete?


Nope, no status checker change hobo.

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby Lem37 » Sat Jan 24, 2009 9:21 pm

SoberHobo wrote:This has probably been answered, but I can't find it..... has anyone received the acceptance packet without status checker changing from complete?


Still says Complete for me.

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby 06132010 » Sat Jan 24, 2009 9:32 pm

Lem37 wrote:
SoberHobo wrote:This has probably been answered, but I can't find it..... has anyone received the acceptance packet without status checker changing from complete?


Still says Complete for me.


samesies.

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby Dr_Nex » Sat Jan 24, 2009 9:33 pm

It's obvi the status checker is totes useless.

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby LjakW » Sat Jan 24, 2009 9:52 pm

Dr_Nex wrote:It's obvi the status checker is totes useless.


You should prob make a post about it.

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby Dr_Nex » Sat Jan 24, 2009 9:53 pm

LjakW wrote:
Dr_Nex wrote:It's obvi the status checker is totes useless.


You should prob make a post about it.

Great idea! Can we be besties?

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby acr0504 » Sat Jan 24, 2009 10:22 pm

also, is it normal to still be "completion pending" if I applied on Jan 3rd? (right. totes useless)

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby dk99 » Sat Jan 24, 2009 11:54 pm

I think I speak for everyone who is still waiting to hear when I write:

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby prbaglady » Sun Jan 25, 2009 12:08 am

I want to knoooowwww alllrreeeeaaadddyyy before i drive everyone around me crazy!

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby yagrish » Sun Jan 25, 2009 12:18 am

amyLAchemist wrote:Congrats everyone who got them today, here's to more of us receiving them on Monday!

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby huckabees » Sun Jan 25, 2009 2:09 am

I got in!

My mom thought the envelope was yellow and freaked me out :shock:

Good luck to everyone else waiting!

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby sophie316 » Sun Jan 25, 2009 5:53 am

Has anyone overseas gotten in without an email? I didn't receive one and my mailing address is in England...does this mean I'm prob out this round? I'm clinging to the insane hope that they figure post gets there quickly enough that they didn't need to email....

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby acr0504 » Sun Jan 25, 2009 10:17 am

acr0504 wrote:also, is it normal to still be "completion pending" if I applied on Jan 3rd? (right. totes useless)



anyone??? (see above)

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby gk101 » Sun Jan 25, 2009 10:26 am

acr0504 wrote:
acr0504 wrote:also, is it normal to still be "completion pending" if I applied on Jan 3rd? (right. totes useless)



anyone??? (see above)


I am stuck at completion pending too (I applied on Jan 4th)

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby acr0504 » Sun Jan 25, 2009 10:30 am

gk101 wrote:
acr0504 wrote:
acr0504 wrote:also, is it normal to still be "completion pending" if I applied on Jan 3rd? (right. totes useless)



anyone??? (see above)


I am stuck at completion pending too (I applied on Jan 4th)



okay, good, I won't worry then. probably just sifting through their 7000 apps...

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby sbalive » Sun Jan 25, 2009 3:07 pm

YES!

When I started hearing that the mail had gone out, I started getting hopeful... but not too hopeful, since I only went complete just before Christmas - especially having not heard yet from UVa / GT / UCLA / USC and going to committee at Berkeley. I started thinking something had gone horribly wrong in my Personal Statement, or that in the era of LSAT retakes, my score wasn't good enough even if I showed up as 50-50 on the calculators... Good luck everyone!

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby lsplz » Sun Jan 25, 2009 3:12 pm

so Sbalive does that mean you got in? mail yesterday i assume??

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby sbalive » Sun Jan 25, 2009 3:20 pm

lsplz wrote:so Sbalive does that mean you got in? mail yesterday i assume??


mail, yesterday, but I was out & didn't check it until today. My online status checker still reads "Complete".

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Re: Columbia Applicants Waiting Thread

Postby waitingforanswers » Sun Jan 25, 2009 3:24 pm

sbalive wrote:
lsplz wrote:so Sbalive does that mean you got in? mail yesterday i assume??


mail, yesterday, but I was out & didn't check it until today. My online status checker still reads "Complete".


Congrats! We're numbers twins (even though I don't have a PhD) which gives me a little bit of hope.




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