metallaura wrote:Regionality wrote:metallaura wrote:I saw some people on here saying that they emailed asking for an answer if possible (obviously in a tactful manner) and the next day they were admitted. Any thoughts on this? Saying something like "I was wondering if a decision would be made on my file this week because I have a deposit due on Monday at my back-up school" ... something along those lines?
lol don't say backup school, say superiorly ranked school
lol, how about "second-choice school" haha
they know you'd sacrifice the security deposit even in August...they aren't worried about losing you. Unless you have a legitimately superior/equivalent offer they'll just shrug.