GULC Waiting Thread

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby ArthurDigbySellers » Fri Mar 18, 2011 12:38 pm

aaaaaah wrote:plus they've already started dipping into the special preferred waitlist. It doesn't seem like applicants still waiting on a decision have a very good shot.


This is my concern. But in all fairness, they do receive an ungodly amount of applications. I think the super duper special preferred waitlist is more equivalent to a Hold or temporary deferment at other schools-they're the runner ups to the uber high qualified people they let in or something like that. Those still waiting can still get in...

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby Emma1 » Fri Mar 18, 2011 1:49 pm

ArthurDigbySellers wrote:
aaaaaah wrote:plus they've already started dipping into the special preferred waitlist. It doesn't seem like applicants still waiting on a decision have a very good shot.


This is my concern. But in all fairness, they do receive an ungodly amount of applications. I think the super duper special preferred waitlist is more equivalent to a Hold or temporary deferment at other schools-they're the runner ups to the uber high qualified people they let in or something like that. Those still waiting can still get in...



Of course they can, if they have the stats! I was commenting on the statement that marginal candidates might be in better shape because GULC entended the time to apply. I don't believe this is true.

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby bbermud » Fri Mar 18, 2011 2:06 pm

ArthurDigbySellers wrote:
aaaaaah wrote:plus they've already started dipping into the special preferred waitlist. It doesn't seem like applicants still waiting on a decision have a very good shot.


This is my concern. But in all fairness, they do receive an ungodly amount of applications. I think the super duper special preferred waitlist is more equivalent to a Hold or temporary deferment at other schools-they're the runner ups to the uber high qualified people they let in or something like that. Those still waiting can still get in...



i dont think so... being on hold at other schools is not a good thing.

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby noona » Fri Mar 18, 2011 2:10 pm

I don't know if you guys saw this: http://www.top-law-schools.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=149173

I'm using the program now and it is fantastic!! Much better to have it automatically run in the background, instead of manually checking schools' own status checkers individually.

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby Flips88 » Fri Mar 18, 2011 4:54 pm

Special preferred wait listed. :-(

Any idea how many people get this/my chances of getting in?

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby n_gal » Fri Mar 18, 2011 4:55 pm

Flips88 wrote:Special preferred wait listed. :-(

Any idea how many people get this/my chances of getting in?


If you don't mind me asking when was your last update?

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby lfp » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:02 pm

Stomach lurch. Apparently my frantic status checker refreshing this morning wasn't enough, and I updated for the 7th time late this afternoon. Dear GULC: it's not very nice to string a girl along and then ask someone else to the prom.

Typed too soon. Aaaaand I'm out. Best of luck to those still waiting!

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby bbermud » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:05 pm

ding ding ding

damn.

good luck everyone

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby aaaaaah » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:06 pm

Ding. Jesus. WL'd at Michigan like 5 minutes ago. Ouch.

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby splitmuch » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:07 pm

bbermud wrote:ding ding ding

damn.

good luck everyone


As a fellow stuck at 2/3er (and still stuck) I'm sorry to hear that

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby Moral_Midgetry » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:09 pm

Ding.

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Postby n_gal » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:09 pm

ding

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby columbia86 » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:18 pm

When did you all last update? Sorry about the ding. :(

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby descartesb4thehorse » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:35 pm

aaaaaah wrote:Ding. Jesus. WL'd at Michigan like 5 minutes ago. Ouch.


If I could internet hug you, I would internet hug the crap out of you. Considering we got the same WL email from Michigan, I feel like we are brethren in this fight against the system.

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby lazyapplicant » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:37 pm

Ding 177, 3.6.

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby splitmuch » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:39 pm

lazyapplicant wrote:Ding 177, 3.6.


:shock:

Wow, obviously YP but would have figured a WL. At least I hope its YP, other wise im totally fooked.

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby bbermud » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:39 pm

lazyapplicant wrote:Ding 177, 3.6.



damn. thats all i have to say.

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby lazyapplicant » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:40 pm

splitmuch wrote:
lazyapplicant wrote:Ding 177, 3.6.


:shock:

Wow, obviously YP but would have figured a WL. At least I hope its YP, other wise im totally fooked.



Softs were beyond crap. BEYOND. Don't give up hope.

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby lazyapplicant » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:41 pm

bbermud wrote:
lazyapplicant wrote:Ding 177, 3.6.



damn. thats all i have to say.



I was angry but reading about others who got in, I can understand it. I was hoping numbers would do it for me. Should have applied in november.

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby aaaaaah » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:44 pm

descartesb4thehorse wrote:
aaaaaah wrote:Ding. Jesus. WL'd at Michigan like 5 minutes ago. Ouch.


If I could internet hug you, I would internet hug the crap out of you. Considering we got the same WL email from Michigan, I feel like we are brethren in this fight against the system.


Aw, thanks! These were big reaches for me... but damn, that was not fun. Good luck w/ the rest of your cycle!

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby fatduck » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:45 pm

splitmuch wrote:
lazyapplicant wrote:Ding 177, 3.6.


:shock:

Wow, obviously YP but would have figured a WL. At least I hope its YP, other wise im totally fooked.

his GPA is below median, you know

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby aaaaaah » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:45 pm

lazyapplicant wrote:Ding 177, 3.6.


Huhh??? That's crazy. Sorry.

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby splitmuch » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:46 pm

fatduck wrote:
splitmuch wrote:
lazyapplicant wrote:Ding 177, 3.6.


:shock:

Wow, obviously YP but would have figured a WL. At least I hope its YP, other wise im totally fooked.

his GPA is below median, you know



Ah ya I guess so. I was just going off of some of the admits on LSN. But you're right, it just really doesn't bode well for this 178, 3.1.

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby protein » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:55 pm

my condolences + a question for those who got dinged:

when was your last complete date?

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Re: GULC Waiting Thread

Postby aaaaaah » Fri Mar 18, 2011 5:56 pm

Complete dates:
1/18-->2/3-->3/16-->3/18



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