WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby Cellar-door » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:07 pm

Just got upgraded to full tuition.
Almost certainly will be in St. Louis next year.

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby shifty_eyed » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:22 pm

Is everyone getting full tuition or something???

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby sublime » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:25 pm

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby Xs20 » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:27 pm

Did Janet Laybold just rob a bank?

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby TigerChick13 » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:28 pm

I just got the same email. It was weird, because I'd already committed and submitted my loan agreement. Not going to argue it though. Hopefully, it happens for more of you! For reference, I had 45k a year before. 3.84/ 172.

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby DoveBodyWash » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:32 pm

called MAC to see if it was a joke. Turns out they got more funding from the larger university after requesting for a bigger budget. YES.

ETA: wait...so do they owe us our deposits back now? Since it was originally credited to tuition? whtever they can keep it :D

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Postby TigerChick13 » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:37 pm

cusenation wrote:called MAC to see if it was a joke. Turns out they got more funding from the larger university after requesting for a bigger budget. YES.

ETA: wait...so do they owe us our deposits back now? Since it was originally credited to tuition? whtever they can keep it :D


Maybe it'll go to fees and the such? I assume we still have parking and random student fees to pay.

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby Cellar-door » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:39 pm

cusenation wrote:called MAC to see if it was a joke. Turns out they got more funding from the larger university after requesting for a bigger budget. YES.

ETA: wait...so do they owe us our deposits back now? Since it was originally credited to tuition? whtever they can keep it :D

Maybe they'll put it toward the fees (or health insurance)

For those asking for numbers:
Splitter 170+ LSAT Sub 3.0 GPA.

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby DoveBodyWash » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:40 pm

Cellar-door wrote:
cusenation wrote:called MAC to see if it was a joke. Turns out they got more funding from the larger university after requesting for a bigger budget. YES.

ETA: wait...so do they owe us our deposits back now? Since it was originally credited to tuition? whtever they can keep it :D

Maybe they'll put it toward the fees (or health insurance)

For those asking for numbers:
Splitter 170+ LSAT Sub 3.0 GPA.

+1
almost identical stats

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby jdmonkey » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:41 pm

OMG I just got a full ride. Praise be to he in high heavens! I am shaking right now I'm so happy!!!!!!! :mrgreen: :mrgreen: :mrgreen:

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby Xs20 » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:42 pm

Just hours later, cusenation forgets the egregious PR blunder that occurred this afternoon.

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby DoveBodyWash » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:49 pm

Xs20 wrote:Just hours later, cusenation forgets the egregious PR blunder that occurred this afternoon.

all is forgiven.

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby sratcat » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:53 pm

Long time lurker here, decided I'd take the posting plunge with all the excitement going on. Just got updated to a full ride from my previous offer of $87,000. Stats (for those of you wondering): 166/3.2 ...also I'm a girl if that makes any difference in funding

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby Dolphine » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:56 pm

June's usually the time when people set their budgets for the upcoming fiscal year so I'm guessing they got a lot more than they expect. Seriously tho....I'm tso confused/grateful. I feel like crying.

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby sublime » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:57 pm

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby DoveBodyWash » Wed Jun 12, 2013 6:59 pm

Thank God for schools with big-ass endowments and low operating costs...

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby sublime » Wed Jun 12, 2013 7:00 pm

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby sratcat » Wed Jun 12, 2013 7:03 pm

sublime wrote:
sratcat wrote:Long time lurker here, decided I'd take the posting plunge with all the excitement going on. Just got updated to a full ride from my previous offer of $87,000. Stats (for those of you wondering): 166/3.2 ...also I'm a girl if that makes any difference in funding



URM?


Nope, caucasian. Pretty solid softs/LORs though

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby bananasplit19 » Wed Jun 12, 2013 7:09 pm

sublime wrote:Image

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby DoveBodyWash » Wed Jun 12, 2013 7:13 pm

TigerChick13 wrote: Maybe it'll go to fees and the such? I assume we still have parking and random student fees to pay.

True true, but that still only comes to 460 lol, we're owed $340

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby Cellar-door » Wed Jun 12, 2013 7:17 pm

cusenation wrote:
TigerChick13 wrote: Maybe it'll go to fees and the such? I assume we still have parking and random student fees to pay.

True true, but that still only comes to 460 lol, we're owed $340

Health Insurance is $780 a year, student bar in 90, other fees 300. Even if you don't buy a parking pass you owe them.

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby DoveBodyWash » Wed Jun 12, 2013 7:19 pm

Cellar-door wrote:
cusenation wrote:
TigerChick13 wrote: Maybe it'll go to fees and the such? I assume we still have parking and random student fees to pay.

True true, but that still only comes to 460 lol, we're owed $340

Health Insurance is $780 a year, student bar in 90, other fees 300. Even if you don't buy a parking pass you owe them.

http://law.wustl.edu/admissions/pages.aspx?id=8413
Tuition for the 2013-14 academic year is $48,345 divided into fall and spring payments. Tuition for the fall semester is due by August 20th;
Student Bar Association Fee $90;
Orientation Fee $70;
Student Health Services Fee: $300;


Is the health insurance fee listed on a separate page?

EDIT: Nvm I see it in the admit portal!

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby Unoriginalist » Wed Jun 12, 2013 7:30 pm

Full ride email also. Congrats, all! This is a good day!

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby MKC » Wed Jun 12, 2013 7:34 pm

Holy Fuck! Full Ride here too! I can't fucking believe it! Congrats to all! I'm off to a steak dinner and an expensive bottle of Scotch! Fuck Yeah!

Oh yeah, 166/3.25 non-URM here. No fucking idea how this happened.

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Re: WUSTL c/o 2016 Applicants (2012-2013)

Postby DoveBodyWash » Wed Jun 12, 2013 7:38 pm

MarkinKansasCity wrote: No fucking idea how this happened.

My guess:
JL and MAC were agonizing over yield data and budget spreadsheets trying to figure out how to hit medians. Syverud walks in with a check and says, "fuck it we're just buying them back."



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