Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

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Postby EMZE » Thu Apr 19, 2012 10:20 am

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Killingly
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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby Killingly » Thu Apr 19, 2012 10:21 am

wonder whatever happened to that big wave of dings that I should have been in..

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby snehpets » Thu Apr 19, 2012 10:40 am

Killingly wrote:wonder whatever happened to that big wave of dings that I should have been in..


Haha ikr? My numbers twin was outright dinged in like January, so I'm assuming it's only a matter of time. I'm mostly sticking around for the lulz available in this thread.

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby Killingly » Thu Apr 19, 2012 10:43 am

snehpets wrote:
Killingly wrote:wonder whatever happened to that big wave of dings that I should have been in..


Haha ikr? My numbers twin was outright dinged in like January, so I'm assuming it's only a matter of time. I'm mostly sticking around for the lulz available in this thread.


I think they just shredded my app. I had no business lasting this long, let alone making it onto the WL. But, while I'm here:

KB, I love you. So call me, maybe?

hate that song

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby EvelynS » Thu Apr 19, 2012 11:01 am

jetissent wrote:
EvelynS wrote:
Elliott_Smith wrote:Is the waitlist considered a decision? Can I deposit at a school and maintain a place on the H waitlist?


You should double check with the school's deposit policy. Some schools require you to withdraw from every school you applied to even if the decision was not rendered there.



They don't require it, they "request" or "expect" it because LSAC specifically bars them from requiring it. See the Stanford/Yale admissions blogs. Misinformation about deposit requirements has been a major problem this year because schools have (seemingly intentionally) used vague language in their deposit agreements that makes it seem as though they must withdraw pending applications or WLs, when in fact that is simply untrue.

Edit: Even schools like Uchi which specifically requested that you withdraw pending apps and WLs acknowledged during the Admitted Student Chat that it was a request not a requirement. So you have no need to worry. :)


Law schools...what can I say :D

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby Kring345 » Thu Apr 19, 2012 11:57 am

EMZE wrote:WL 20 min ago. Story of my life.

Also waitlisted.

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby quaker10 » Thu Apr 19, 2012 12:40 pm

Killingly wrote:
snehpets wrote:
Killingly wrote:wonder whatever happened to that big wave of dings that I should have been in..


Haha ikr? My numbers twin was outright dinged in like January, so I'm assuming it's only a matter of time. I'm mostly sticking around for the lulz available in this thread.


I think they just shredded my app. I had no business lasting this long, let alone making it onto the WL. But, while I'm here:

KB, I love you. So call me, maybe?

hate that song


+1

EMZE
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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby EMZE » Thu Apr 19, 2012 1:21 pm

I'll stay on the WL. But I want to tell them I don't open e-mail attachments so I need a phone call or snail mail to confirm my spot on the WL.

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby FryBreadPower » Thu Apr 19, 2012 1:33 pm

WL

3.6/175 URM.

It was fun guys.

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby Elliott_Smith » Thu Apr 19, 2012 1:34 pm

Just confirmed my spot on the WL. I guess I'll ride it until I start making housing plans for this fall

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby kindaklueless » Thu Apr 19, 2012 1:47 pm

FryBreadPower wrote:WL

3.6/175 URM.

It was fun guys.


That's nuts that you were waitlisted with that LSAT. Did you apply late?

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby FryBreadPower » Thu Apr 19, 2012 1:48 pm

kindaklueless wrote:
FryBreadPower wrote:WL

3.6/175 URM.

It was fun guys.


That's nuts that you were waitlisted with that LSAT. Did you apply late?


No, I applied in the first week of Nov.

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby BaseballT » Thu Apr 19, 2012 1:53 pm

FryBreadPower wrote:
kindaklueless wrote:
FryBreadPower wrote:WL

3.6/175 URM.

It was fun guys.


That's nuts that you were waitlisted with that LSAT. Did you apply late?


No, I applied in the first week of Nov.



Is anyone noticing an order to the WL's? It kind of seems like they're going through by submission/completion dates.

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby larsoner » Thu Apr 19, 2012 1:59 pm

FryBreadPower wrote:WL

3.6/175 URM.

It was fun guys.


Didn't you just also hear from Stanford and Columbia within the last day or so?

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby ahnhub » Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:03 pm

They were especially cruel with me: applied mid-October, KB1 in December, held January, WL just now.

But my cycle turned out way better than I expected, can't complain. Good luck to everyone still hanging on! I have a feeling there's gonna be more straight admits before the curtain falls.

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby chucklesmcgee » Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:06 pm

ahnhub wrote:They were especially cruel with me: applied mid-October, KB1 in December, held January, WL just now.


Just now just now? Or earlier this morning EST?

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby fingerscrossedxx » Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:17 pm

ahnhub wrote:They were especially cruel with me: applied mid-October, KB1 in December, held January, WL just now.

But my cycle turned out way better than I expected, can't complain. Good luck to everyone still hanging on! I have a feeling there's gonna be more straight admits before the curtain falls.


Praying for this! and that IS especially cruel!

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby jungminnee » Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:25 pm

ahnhub wrote:They were especially cruel with me: applied mid-October, KB1 in December, held January, WL just now.

But my cycle turned out way better than I expected, can't complain. Good luck to everyone still hanging on! I have a feeling there's gonna be more straight admits before the curtain falls.


same here :(
applied mid-september, KB1 in december, held january, WL this morning.
but my cycle also turned out MUCH better than expected, so i'm still extremely happy.
good luck to those who are still waiting!

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby FryBreadPower » Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:31 pm

larsoner wrote:
FryBreadPower wrote:WL

3.6/175 URM.

It was fun guys.


Didn't you just also hear from Stanford and Columbia within the last day or so?


Heh yeah; the last three schools I was waiting to hear from suddenly break all of their silence within a 12 hour period.

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby Geneva » Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:38 pm

Held in March. No news since then. No KB/JS 1. Does this mean I'll be getting a ding any day now?

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby achilles1234 » Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:41 pm

So, does this mean it's pretty much over?

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby Geneva » Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:42 pm

Just went to status checker and am still under review 3/23 (the day I was held). Anyone else still on hold without JS1/KB1?

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby hypothalamus » Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:43 pm

Geneva wrote:Just went to status checker and am still under review 3/23 (the day I was held). Anyone else still on hold without JS1/KB1?


Yes, 3/9.

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby BaseballT » Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:43 pm

hypothalamus wrote:
Geneva wrote:Just went to status checker and am still under review 3/23 (the day I was held). Anyone else still on hold without JS1/KB1?


Yes, 3/9.



Me too, but since 2/3...

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Re: Harvard 2012 applicants (class of 2015)

Postby Nelson » Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:46 pm

I applied early September, held early January, still nothing.




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