BU 2012-2013 Applicants

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby Dream Weave » Wed Feb 06, 2013 1:00 pm

Any updates today?

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby BlazersTime » Wed Feb 06, 2013 4:16 pm

Another update today (2/6). Complete on 11/5 with updates on 12/18 and 2/4

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby Tremendous » Wed Feb 06, 2013 4:23 pm

No update today. Last one was 2/4 for me. Would be nice to hear something soon.

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby sergiokun16 » Wed Feb 06, 2013 5:04 pm

2 "complete" updates in 3 days. I see my auto reject decision is going quite swimmingly!

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby JesusChrist » Thu Feb 07, 2013 3:07 am

So no dings or admits today? Makes me excited for the next day.

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby Dream Weave » Thu Feb 07, 2013 7:59 am

I think there may have been one ding based off the BC thread, but not sure if it was actually sent yesterday.

Here's to another day at work checking for missed calls every 15 minutes, while hoping no partners walk by!

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby Dream Weave » Thu Feb 07, 2013 2:03 pm

Update today! This was my fourth!

Praying to god its good news

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby szb5058 » Thu Feb 07, 2013 3:59 pm

ACCEPTED via phone call just now! Hoping that the phone keeps ringing for you guys!

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby dproduct » Thu Feb 07, 2013 4:07 pm

szb5058 wrote:ACCEPTED via phone call just now! Hoping that the phone keeps ringing for you guys!


'grats!

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby Easy-E » Thu Feb 07, 2013 4:24 pm

Another update today, I think that makes 3 updates since going complete. Should I expect news soon?

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby AMilfordMan » Thu Feb 07, 2013 4:29 pm

emarxnj wrote:Another update today, I think that makes 3 updates since going complete. Should I expect news soon?


Likely one more update. But it does seem like there has been a lot of movement lately.

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby dproduct » Thu Feb 07, 2013 4:38 pm

Got my travel stipend information today. Will be attending the Preview day in March!

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby Dream Weave » Thu Feb 07, 2013 4:47 pm

Just got the call! Was really getting worried! Pumped!

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby szb5058 » Thu Feb 07, 2013 5:25 pm

For all of you who are freaking out because of the number of updates they received....i think i got like 6 or 7 altogether

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby JesusChrist » Thu Feb 07, 2013 7:42 pm

Dream Weave wrote:Just got the call! Was really getting worried! Pumped!


I was also updated today, and my previous update dates match yours. I'm thinking I either got in and they didn't get around to calling me today. Or (probably more likely, given my GPA) I got the ding today and was willfully not called.

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby ams929 » Thu Feb 07, 2013 7:46 pm

ericaec12 wrote:For those who were admitted without any scholarship info in their initial packet, I just got a separate letter today with a 30/k year offer, so there's still a chance something will come through!


How long did you have to wait after receiving your packet for the scholarship letter? Got the travel stipend email, but still no word on money.

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby ericaec12 » Thu Feb 07, 2013 8:34 pm

ams929 wrote:
ericaec12 wrote:For those who were admitted without any scholarship info in their initial packet, I just got a separate letter today with a 30/k year offer, so there's still a chance something will come through!


How long did you have to wait after receiving your packet for the scholarship letter? Got the travel stipend email, but still no word on money.


I got the acceptance call on 1/11 and the scholarship letter 2/4.

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby AlanShore » Thu Feb 07, 2013 9:07 pm

Its still early but has anyone tried to negotiate scholarship with but yet? Any luck?

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby teiswei » Thu Feb 07, 2013 9:27 pm

@BU_Law wrote:The Charles River Campus will be closed tomorrow; Medical Campus to close at noon: --LinkRemoved-- #BULaw #BU

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby Dream Weave » Thu Feb 07, 2013 9:36 pm

JesusChrist wrote:
Dream Weave wrote:Just got the call! Was really getting worried! Pumped!


I was also updated today, and my previous update dates match yours. I'm thinking I either got in and they didn't get around to calling me today. Or (probably more likely, given my GPA) I got the ding today and was willfully not called.



No way you would be dinged with your LSAT. I am sure they are trying to keep their lsat median at a 166. Worst case scenario is wait list. For those who truly think that BU would be a top choice, or any school for that matter, I highly suggest you send in an LOCI. Last Wednesday when it seemed that everyone with my numbers had gotten the call, I decided to send in a LOCI. I got in a week later.

If you are in range, and send in LOCI at this point of the cycle, I think it can pay dividends. Obviously, this isn't the case for everywhere. For example, I don't think an LOCI would do much for deferred applicants at COrnell at this point since the deadline was Feb 1st.

But a school like BU that is taking its time, could make the difference. Just my two cents.

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby Tremendous » Thu Feb 07, 2013 9:44 pm

JesusChrist wrote:
Dream Weave wrote:Just got the call! Was really getting worried! Pumped!


I was also updated today, and my previous update dates match yours. I'm thinking I either got in and they didn't get around to calling me today. Or (probably more likely, given my GPA) I got the ding today and was willfully not called.


JesusChrist, we're kinda in similar boats since we are both numbers twins. I got an update on 2/4 and didn't get one today...

Hoping I don't get dinged.

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby JesusChrist » Fri Feb 08, 2013 3:36 am

Per Dream Weave's suggestion, I wrote BU a letter. As an FYI to anyone not in the northeast, BU Law offices will be closed on Feb 8 because of "the approaching major winter storm". They'll reopen Monday. So unless they are some really dedicated admissions people, no decisions will be handed out tomorrow I guess. Nuts.

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby CR2012 » Fri Feb 08, 2013 6:21 am

My status changed 2/7 FWIW. Hope to hear back soon.

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby mg7 » Fri Feb 08, 2013 12:58 pm

Got my first update yesterday since originally going complete on 1/10.

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Re: BU 2012-2013 Applicants

Postby md22 » Fri Feb 08, 2013 2:48 pm

mg7 wrote:Got my first update yesterday since originally going complete on 1/10.


Same. Glad to see some sort of movement!



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