UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby ocuviper » Wed Mar 28, 2012 10:03 pm

By when must we submit our deposit?

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby gravityrides0 » Thu Mar 29, 2012 1:45 pm

Is it sad that I wish I could put my deposit down at UCLA even though I haven't been admitted? :( sighh...

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby Ubermaus » Thu Mar 29, 2012 7:24 pm

gravityrides0 wrote:Is it sad that I wish I could put my deposit down at UCLA even though I haven't been admitted? :( sighh...

For real! Maybe we could just send the deposit anyway, as a bribe.

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby Excellent117 » Thu Mar 29, 2012 7:32 pm

Has anyone heard anything whatsoever from UCLA recently?

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby gogogadgetlaw » Thu Mar 29, 2012 10:10 pm

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby leobloomhorn » Fri Mar 30, 2012 11:35 am

Haven't heard a thing since I've submitted.....

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby Rakesh35 » Fri Mar 30, 2012 1:47 pm

ocuviper wrote:By when must we submit our deposit?


the admission letter says the first deposit is due by May 1 I believe, but check me on this.

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby freemustacherides » Sun Apr 01, 2012 3:32 pm

scram202 wrote:
Airallie wrote:Anyone else in my situation - Submitted and Complete on 1/5 and then silence, nothing since then. When will i get my ding.


1/18 and nothing. I was expecting an acceptance.
I am too complete 2/3 though and nothing.


I am in the same boat, complete on 1/5 and nothing since, not a peep.



same here also. complete 1/5. glad I'm not alone, I was sincerely beginning to think I was forgotten

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby tropicanax » Mon Apr 02, 2012 2:33 am

has anyone on the waitlist toured the school and met with an admissions counselor after their visit? is it almost (practically) like an interview? and what should be discussed etc? other than i loved the school blah blah

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby Blumpbeef » Mon Apr 02, 2012 2:34 am

tropicanax wrote:has anyone on the waitlist toured the school and met with an admissions counselor after their visit? is it almost (practically) like an interview? and what should be discussed etc? other than i loved the school blah blah


Apparently they just tell you to be patient.

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby Schang1 » Mon Apr 02, 2012 5:41 am

DOes anyone have a copy of the waitlist form we need to fill out? If so, please PM me!!!!! Also, has anyone submitted that form after the deadline? I recall it was like 2 weeks after you heard back from them. Am I correct?

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby gravityrides0 » Mon Apr 02, 2012 11:40 am

Blumpbeef wrote:
tropicanax wrote:has anyone on the waitlist toured the school and met with an admissions counselor after their visit? is it almost (practically) like an interview? and what should be discussed etc? other than i loved the school blah blah


Apparently they just tell you to be patient.


Hey, I did that... meeting with an admissions counselor was nothing like an interview... many people were waiting to speak with her, and she was very nice but the visit it was mostly business. It's more for if you have questions, they aren't going to ask you questions about yourself. Again, she was sweet and answered my questions, but adamant about them not really updating WL people about their chances... I was like "Sooo you basically just get a call or you don't?" and she said yes... So I don't think they have the time/care to bother finding out more about you. They seem to be a small office that tries to stay efficient by seeing the WL for what it is, a source from which to replace those who decide to go elsewhere. they do review WL applicants again in an unranked manner, but I doubt they want to deal with interview crap or other additional materials (aside from the usual LOCIs, transcripts, etc.)

Edit-- Re: Blumpbeef... in a nice way, basically. but they were much nicer than the poster who shared his experience awhile ago made them out to be.

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby StarLightSpectre » Mon Apr 02, 2012 11:44 am

11/10 still no correspondence since the complete email. : (

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby lrslayer » Mon Apr 02, 2012 12:23 pm

gravityrides0 wrote:
Blumpbeef wrote:
tropicanax wrote:has anyone on the waitlist toured the school and met with an admissions counselor after their visit? is it almost (practically) like an interview? and what should be discussed etc? other than i loved the school blah blah


Apparently they just tell you to be patient.


Hey, I did that... meeting with an admissions counselor was nothing like an interview... many people were waiting to speak with her, and she was very nice but the visit it was mostly business. It's more for if you have questions, they aren't going to ask you questions about yourself. Again, she was sweet and answered my questions, but adamant about them not really updating WL people about their chances... I was like "Sooo you basically just get a call or you don't?" and she said yes... So I don't think they have the time/care to bother finding out more about you. They seem to be a small office that tries to stay efficient by seeing the WL for what it is, a source from which to replace those who decide to go elsewhere. they do review WL applicants again in an unranked manner, but I doubt they want to deal with interview crap or other additional materials (aside from the usual LOCIs, transcripts, etc.)

Edit-- Re: Blumpbeef... in a nice way, basically. but they were much nicer than the poster who shared his experience awhile ago made them out to be.

i did the same thing and felt exactly the same. she didn't even know who i was (ie did not pull up my file or anything). she was just there to answer questions and told me everything i had already figured out. meh

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby scram202 » Mon Apr 02, 2012 12:27 pm

Still Silence from UCLA... common show me some late stage love !!!

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby barrotmartin » Mon Apr 02, 2012 12:53 pm

I'm not sure if it's comforting or not for me, but from a quick look at last year's lsn it looks like ucla made initial admit decisions at least til May 5th (with the last posted admit on May 2nd).

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby tjddk » Mon Apr 02, 2012 1:03 pm

Anybody have experience negotiating with UCLA this cycle? I went from 0 to 60k using my Northwestern offer, but that doesn't come close to matching and I don't think I can pass up NU's offer unless I can negotiate up for more. I feel pretty greedy asking for more, but I was pretty much set on UCLA until last Friday and want to try everything before I give up on UCLA =/

Any suggestions?

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby Schang1 » Mon Apr 02, 2012 8:37 pm

Is UCLA's 1st deposit deadline May 1st? Does anyone know when the 2nd deposit deadline is? Thanks in advance!

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby Golden Bear 11 » Mon Apr 02, 2012 9:38 pm

Schang1 wrote:Is UCLA's 1st deposit deadline May 1st? Does anyone know when the 2nd deposit deadline is? Thanks in advance!


It's June 15, 2012. Here is a list of the deadlines:

http://www.law.ucla.edu/prospective-stu ... fault.aspx

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby Schang1 » Mon Apr 02, 2012 9:59 pm

Golden Bear 11 wrote:
Schang1 wrote:Is UCLA's 1st deposit deadline May 1st? Does anyone know when the 2nd deposit deadline is? Thanks in advance!


It's June 15, 2012. Here is a list of the deadlines:

http://www.law.ucla.edu/prospective-stu ... fault.aspx


Thank you!! :)

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby odetojefferson » Tue Apr 03, 2012 11:57 am

freemustacherides wrote:
scram202 wrote:
Airallie wrote:Anyone else in my situation - Submitted and Complete on 1/5 and then silence, nothing since then. When will i get my ding.


1/18 and nothing. I was expecting an acceptance.
I am too complete 2/3 though and nothing.


I am in the same boat, complete on 1/5 and nothing since, not a peep.



same here also. complete 1/5. glad I'm not alone, I was sincerely beginning to think I was forgotten


Complete 1/10 and I had almost forgotten I had applied to UCLA because of the silence.

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby Barca10 » Tue Apr 03, 2012 4:38 pm

3 months of total silence, and I just received the call! 8)

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby fingerscrossedxx » Tue Apr 03, 2012 4:49 pm

Barca10 wrote:3 months of total silence, and I just received the call! 8)


Congrats!!! :)

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby Excellent117 » Tue Apr 03, 2012 4:55 pm

Barca10 wrote:3 months of total silence, and I just received the call! 8)



Congratulations! Mind sharing your stats (at least ballpark)?

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Re: UCLA 2011-2012 (class of 2015)

Postby splitsplat » Tue Apr 03, 2012 5:02 pm

barrotmartin wrote:I'm not sure if it's comforting or not for me, but from a quick look at last year's lsn it looks like ucla made initial admit decisions at least til May 5th (with the last posted admit on May 2nd).


It's not. You are extending the length of our purgatory, or at least our perception of how long it will be. :|



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