Michigan 2011

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masterthearts
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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby masterthearts » Tue Feb 01, 2011 8:51 pm

r6_philly wrote:
dot wrote:
Or was a jackass and sent a Why Not Mich?


Or "give me a Darrow or don't bother"


Yes, but said applicant also got accepted to Cornell and some other high ranked schools.
His name is alphagamma on LSN..must be a frat boy.

r6_philly
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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby r6_philly » Tue Feb 01, 2011 8:55 pm

masterthearts wrote:
r6_philly wrote:
dot wrote:
Or was a jackass and sent a Why Not Mich?


Or "give me a Darrow or don't bother"


Yes, but said applicant also got accepted to Cornell and some other high ranked schools.
His name is alphagamma on LSN..must be a frat boy.


I envy a frat boy with those numbers. If it's real.

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby sarahlawg » Tue Feb 01, 2011 9:13 pm

dot wrote:
sarahlawg wrote:
dot wrote:Anyone know if they still give out any Darrow invites to late applicants?


lsn has 2 feb acceptances with darrows.


Hm ok. But I mean more along the lines of for Jan/Feb submitters...

edit: disclosure - I've been tossing around the idea of using a Mich fee waiver for a month or so. They seemed to recruit me pretty hard (harder than anyone else; think they need some gays up there) and I like me some Midwest (but not a fan of UChi).


well, they were Jan submitters. If you have a fee waiver, why not just do it?

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby Flips88 » Wed Feb 02, 2011 12:01 am

Went from Complete 1/27->Complete 2/1. mean anything?

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ThreeYears
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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby ThreeYears » Wed Feb 02, 2011 12:17 am

Flips88 wrote:Went from Complete 1/27->Complete 2/1. mean anything?


Yes. It means that you did not check your status on 28th, 29th, 30th and 31st.

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby Flips88 » Wed Feb 02, 2011 12:22 am

ThreeYears wrote:
Flips88 wrote:Went from Complete 1/27->Complete 2/1. mean anything?


Yes. It means that you did not check your status on 28th, 29th, 30th and 31st.


Nah, I check them all two times a day. Maybe I just didn't notice.

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby r6_philly » Wed Feb 02, 2011 12:26 am

Flips88 wrote:
ThreeYears wrote:
Flips88 wrote:Went from Complete 1/27->Complete 2/1. mean anything?


Yes. It means that you did not check your status on 28th, 29th, 30th and 31st.


Nah, I check them all two times a day. Maybe I just didn't notice.


Just check the admitted site instead. You will not see any meaningful update before you could gain access to the ASW.

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby planQ » Wed Feb 02, 2011 1:01 am

Hey i submitted around 12/26 and got an email saying i was complete 1/31 or so (in response to a LOCI/update of GPA) but still no status checker...any ideas?

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bender18
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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby bender18 » Wed Feb 02, 2011 1:56 am

I got an email Jan 11 saying they received my initial materials and haven't heard anything since. I'm sure that's just b/c they're so busy going over apps now though.

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby Flips88 » Wed Feb 02, 2011 1:58 am

bender18 wrote:I got an email Jan 11 saying they received my initial materials and haven't heard anything since. I'm sure that's just b/c they're so busy going over apps now though.

Yeah give it a month (or two) to get the status checker.

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby coolgreen42 » Wed Feb 02, 2011 10:21 am

Alright, I'm pretty worried about my app at this point.

Status checker: 12/15
No hold email
Above both 75th
Wrote Why Michigan

I feel like maybe they're just waiting for me to give up? The thing is, I actually want to go to Mich, but I need a good financial package to be able to afford it. I feel like every day they leave my application sitting in the corner, my chances for $$ are dwindling.

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby dcwumpus » Wed Feb 02, 2011 10:39 am

ohshitohshitohshitohshit.

Just got the ASW. Is there ANY way it means something other than in?

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby r6_philly » Wed Feb 02, 2011 10:44 am

coolgreen42 wrote:I feel like every day they leave my application sitting in the corner, my chances for $$ are dwindling.


Michigan doesn't work this way unless you are hoping for a Darrow. If you get in, you will get offered (if your numbers are good enough, which they are).

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby TheStrand » Wed Feb 02, 2011 11:17 am

dcwumpus wrote:ohshitohshitohshitohshit.

Just got the ASW. Is there ANY way it means something other than in?



Welcome =)

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby eaa1537 » Wed Feb 02, 2011 1:10 pm

coolgreen42 wrote:Alright, I'm pretty worried about my app at this point.

Status checker: 12/15
No hold email
Above both 75th
Wrote Why Michigan

I feel like maybe they're just waiting for me to give up? The thing is, I actually want to go to Mich, but I need a good financial package to be able to afford it. I feel like every day they leave my application sitting in the corner, my chances for $$ are dwindling.


Similar situation here, except I mostly want to use any $$ I get to leverage money from somewhere else, but I'm definitely getting frustrated that I haven't heard yet... oh well :?

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby agora139 » Wed Feb 02, 2011 1:43 pm

OMG i just logged into the ASW!!!! any way this could be a mistake?? when would i get formally notified and how?!?!

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby r6_philly » Wed Feb 02, 2011 1:50 pm

agora139 wrote:OMG i just logged into the ASW!!!! any way this could be a mistake?? when would i get formally notified and how?!?!


Grats!!! Click on the "Mail and Money" link on the bottom (don't use firefox), a letter will show up eventually.

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agora139
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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby agora139 » Wed Feb 02, 2011 1:53 pm

r6_philly wrote:
agora139 wrote:OMG i just logged into the ASW!!!! any way this could be a mistake?? when would i get formally notified and how?!?!


Grats!!! Click on the "Mail and Money" link on the bottom (don't use firefox), a letter will show up eventually.


it just says 'admission mailings sent to (my name)' and then it has my address listed...what does it mean!!!!

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby lshamlet » Wed Feb 02, 2011 1:55 pm

agora139 wrote:
r6_philly wrote:
agora139 wrote:OMG i just logged into the ASW!!!! any way this could be a mistake?? when would i get formally notified and how?!?!


Grats!!! Click on the "Mail and Money" link on the bottom (don't use firefox), a letter will show up eventually.


it just says 'admission mailings sent to (my name)' and then it has my address listed...what does it mean!!!!


Um, it means you were admitted. I don't see how you could possibly interpret this in a different way.

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby r6_philly » Wed Feb 02, 2011 1:55 pm

agora139 wrote:
r6_philly wrote:
agora139 wrote:OMG i just logged into the ASW!!!! any way this could be a mistake?? when would i get formally notified and how?!?!


Grats!!! Click on the "Mail and Money" link on the bottom (don't use firefox), a letter will show up eventually.


it just says 'admission mailings sent to (my name)' and then it has my address listed...what does it mean!!!!


That means congrats!

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Ratchet Jackson
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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby Ratchet Jackson » Wed Feb 02, 2011 1:56 pm

Sorry, very lazy to scroll backwards ITT. What's the ASW link?

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby r6_philly » Wed Feb 02, 2011 1:57 pm

RJ127 wrote:Sorry, very lazy to scroll backwards ITT. What's the ASW link?


http://web.law.umich.edu/admitinfo/logi ... edstudents

There is always a link on the admissions part of their website as well.

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Ratchet Jackson
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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby Ratchet Jackson » Wed Feb 02, 2011 1:58 pm

r6_philly wrote:
RJ127 wrote:Sorry, very lazy to scroll backwards ITT. What's the ASW link?


http://web.law.umich.edu/admitinfo/logi ... edstudents

There is always a link on the admissions part of their website as well.


Thanks man.

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby whatshouldIdo11 » Wed Feb 02, 2011 3:38 pm

agora139 wrote:
r6_philly wrote:
agora139 wrote:OMG i just logged into the ASW!!!! any way this could be a mistake?? when would i get formally notified and how?!?!


Grats!!! Click on the "Mail and Money" link on the bottom (don't use firefox), a letter will show up eventually.


it just says 'admission mailings sent to (my name)' and then it has my address listed...what does it mean!!!!


Congrats agora! You got my hopes up though, since we're in the same situation... but I couldn't log on :( .

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Re: Michigan 2011

Postby WarioLaw » Wed Feb 02, 2011 4:57 pm

Just got my status checker! Hopefully the decision will not take much longer than getting this email (1+ month).




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