UCLA? 2011

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thegreatk
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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby thegreatk » Mon Jan 31, 2011 6:41 pm

Ah, I bet the Stanford ug helped a ton. Again, congratulations.

AA not allowed in CA....does this apply to public and private, or just public?

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby glitched » Mon Jan 31, 2011 6:43 pm

In with $$$!

Submit 1/5
Complete 1/6

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby Ratchet Jackson » Mon Jan 31, 2011 6:43 pm

thegreatk wrote:Ah, I bet the Stanford ug helped a ton. Again, congratulations.

AA not allowed in CA....does this apply to public and private, or just public?


I think it's for state funded schools. I'm pretty sure privates can do what they please. While AA isn't legally permissable, I'm sure it factors into adcomm's minds in a variety of ways, whether consciously or not.

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby Knock » Mon Jan 31, 2011 6:44 pm

thegreatk wrote:Ah, I bet the Stanford ug helped a ton. Again, congratulations.

AA not allowed in CA....does this apply to public and private, or just public?


Just public.

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby beachviolet11 » Mon Jan 31, 2011 7:12 pm

chebbyshev wrote:Just got the call! Got in with a 161/3.3....I'm shocked. Congrats to everyone else who heard today as well. Anyone else going to the admit weekend in April?


URM? I ask cause it looks like we are similar...drastic upward trend...I had basically my dad's entire office read my PS and they all loved it...and good UG school. I'm hoping it will be enough. thanks for the hope!

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby thegreatk » Mon Jan 31, 2011 7:15 pm

Look up two posts. AA not allowed in public schools in California.

Which I just learned 20 minutes ago.

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby Bildungsroman » Mon Jan 31, 2011 7:16 pm

Gotti wrote:AA is not allowed in CA.


Ostensibly.

Nonetheless, congrats on the great acceptances everyone.

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby awilson11 » Mon Jan 31, 2011 7:17 pm

thegreatk wrote:Look up two posts. AA not allowed in public schools in California.

Which I just learned 20 minutes ago.

The UC "holistic" application process allows them to get around this, by requiring all members of the adcomm who review an app to review the WHOLE thing, even if the numbers are very low. Let's URM and hardship candidates express their diversity through the PS.

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby beachviolet11 » Mon Jan 31, 2011 7:17 pm

I didn't know that either...I wonder how much they follow that...I've heard schools like USC and UCLA are trying to boost their east coast appeal..trying to become more national like harvard or yale...so might help some of us east coasters over here.

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby alec92 » Mon Jan 31, 2011 9:24 pm

In today! Got the call while at practice. 174, 3.85 OOS RD (and from the east coast!), complete mid Nov. No $ though :-(. UCLA was one of my top choices, but it'd take some $ to sway me away from Boalt...

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby r6_philly » Mon Jan 31, 2011 9:27 pm

Congrats to all the new admits!

They must have lost my file.

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby pimpsdontcry » Mon Jan 31, 2011 9:44 pm

r6_philly wrote:Congrats to all the new admits!

They must have lost my file.


+1. This is starting to get ridiculous, no logically order whatsoever.

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby pimpsdontcry » Mon Jan 31, 2011 9:44 pm

and CONGRATS to everyone :) !!

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby r6_philly » Mon Jan 31, 2011 9:52 pm

pimpsdontcry wrote:
r6_philly wrote:Congrats to all the new admits!

They must have lost my file.


+1. This is starting to get ridiculous, no logically order whatsoever.

There are 48 dollars I would like to have back. Here are 12 of them.

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby r6_philly » Tue Feb 01, 2011 12:31 pm

Just got a call from SoCal! Damn tech recruiters... why do they think I would move to LA for a job???

Still waiting. :x

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby sanguar » Tue Feb 01, 2011 12:51 pm

r6_philly wrote:Just got a call from SoCal! Damn tech recruiters... why do they think I would move to LA for a job???

Still waiting. :x


I cannot for the life of me imagine why they haven't gotten back to you yet. Because I (a) can't seem to stop thinking about the whole "app process" and (b) can't stand to constantly think about my own process, I've actually spent an inordinate amount of time being puzzled by this.

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby Redsgomarchingon » Tue Feb 01, 2011 1:01 pm

r6_philly wrote:Just got a call from SoCal! Damn tech recruiters... why do they think I would move to LA for a job???

Still waiting. :x


UCLA is usually a 310-825 number

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby r6_philly » Tue Feb 01, 2011 3:12 pm

Redsgomarchingon wrote:
r6_philly wrote:Just got a call from SoCal! Damn tech recruiters... why do they think I would move to LA for a job???

Still waiting. :x


UCLA is usually a 310-825 number


I got a call from 310.

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby almostfamous » Tue Feb 01, 2011 3:25 pm

Im with you on the waiting bc I've been complete since sept too so im rooting for you!

Whoops it seemed to have deleted the rest of my post but this is directed at r6philly...that reallly sucks you got a call from 310 I would have freaked!

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby r6_philly » Tue Feb 01, 2011 3:44 pm

almostfamous wrote:Im with you on the waiting bc I've been complete since sept too so im rooting for you!

Whoops it seemed to have deleted the rest of my post but this is directed at r6philly...that reallly sucks you got a call from 310 I would have freaked!


I presumed it was them. Took 4-5 sentences for me to figure out, they guy spoke kind of slow. Blah...

ETA: it went
:D :) :| :? :x :evil:

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby kelesands » Tue Feb 01, 2011 4:56 pm

r6_philly wrote:ETA: it went
:D :) :| :? :x :evil:


HILARIOUS
I would've felt the same way. Still waiting to hear from USC, UCLA, and Berk. :( But UCI gave me a call friday! Thank goodness it was actually them, because I answered it the same way you did.

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby r6_philly » Tue Feb 01, 2011 5:06 pm

kelesands wrote:
r6_philly wrote:ETA: it went
:D :) :| :? :x :evil:


HILARIOUS
I would've felt the same way. Still waiting to hear from USC, UCLA, and Berk. :( But UCI gave me a call friday! Thank goodness it was actually them, because I answered it the same way you did.


It's especially upsetting since there is no way I am going to move across the country when they are not offering a relocation bonus, and I pulled my resume off the job sites already.

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby lulucrazy » Tue Feb 01, 2011 7:42 pm

Waitlisted by email just now... I know there is no guarantee I will get admitted but I'm ecstatic! I would love to go to UCLA

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby JD=Doctor » Tue Feb 01, 2011 7:47 pm

lulucrazy wrote:Waitlisted by email just now... I know there is no guarantee I will get admitted but I'm ecstatic! I would love to go to UCLA



Posible to get your stats? (or pm to me?)

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Re: UCLA? 2011

Postby akikaze » Tue Feb 01, 2011 8:07 pm

Is it bad that median GPA/75th LSAT hasn't heard anything from UCLA?




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