NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

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How many optional essays did you write

0: I'm lazy/none of them interested me
230
61%
1: One really fit my needs
93
25%
2: Couldn't have just one
39
10%
3-6: Neurosis levels.. rising..
7
2%
7: I am an actual crazy person
9
2%
 
Total votes: 378

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Re: NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

Postby applelover » Fri Dec 06, 2013 1:32 pm

ShrimpToastMasters wrote:
applelover wrote:Where is my letter, NYU?


+1

Four days I been checking my mailbox. Mail DOES NOT take this long to get from NYC to my state. They probably haven't even mailed out the letters yet.

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Postby ShrimpToastMasters » Fri Dec 06, 2013 1:32 pm

wtrc wrote:Do you guys think NOT applying for a named scholarship can hurt the application for people that are above the 75ths (because of YP?)


i mean - i kinda assumed that NYUs ranked high enough that it doesn't YP - especially as so many people choose law schools on factors other than school ranking (like location/programs/biglaw/etc.)

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Postby 04102014 » Fri Dec 06, 2013 1:33 pm

Nep, this is for you.

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Re: NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

Postby Vursz » Fri Dec 06, 2013 1:47 pm

ShrimpToastMasters wrote:
wtrc wrote:Do you guys think NOT applying for a named scholarship can hurt the application for people that are above the 75ths (because of YP?)


i mean - i kinda assumed that NYUs ranked high enough that it doesn't YP - especially as so many people choose law schools on factors other than school ranking (like location/programs/biglaw/etc.)


Above both 75ths, wrote none of the optional essays. Got in earlier this week.

The same question had entered my mind, though, given that there were so many possible extra essays...

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Postby midwest17 » Fri Dec 06, 2013 1:52 pm

Yeah, I can't believe that the T6 YPs at all. Even if you don't apply for a named scholarship you're still eligible for merit aid, and it's not at all crazy to take NYU with $$ over HYS.

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Re: NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

Postby stickershocked » Fri Dec 06, 2013 2:02 pm

applelover wrote:
ShrimpToastMasters wrote:
applelover wrote:Where is my letter, NYU?


+1

Four days I been checking my mailbox. Mail DOES NOT take this long to get from NYC to my state. They probably haven't even mailed out the letters yet.


I got mine yesterday, but it was just a letter. It says they'll be sending a more comprehensive packet "soon."

Note: I was also ED.

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Postby neprep » Fri Dec 06, 2013 2:02 pm

stickershocked wrote:
applelover wrote:
ShrimpToastMasters wrote:
applelover wrote:Where is my letter, NYU?


+1

Four days I been checking my mailbox. Mail DOES NOT take this long to get from NYC to my state. They probably haven't even mailed out the letters yet.


I got mine yesterday, but it was just a letter. It says they'll be sending a more comprehensive packet "soon."

Note: I was also ED.


No personalized note?

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Postby neprep » Fri Dec 06, 2013 2:22 pm

ohpobrecito wrote:Nep, this is for you.

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:lol: that was pretty good.

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Re: NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

Postby applelover » Sat Dec 07, 2013 1:35 am

Received my letter yesterday (Friday). It was just a letter, but here was a nice handwritten note attached as well. the letter is dated Wednesday, so that's probably why not a lot of people have received them yet.

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Postby lastsamurai » Sat Dec 07, 2013 3:39 am

applelover wrote:Received my letter yesterday (Friday). It was just a letter, but here was a nice handwritten note attached as well. the letter is dated Wednesday, so that's probably why not a lot of people have received them yet.


Me too!

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Postby redsox » Sat Dec 07, 2013 3:43 am

If anyone's application is still incomplete pending receipt of a dean's letter...feel free to PM. I found it tremendously frustrating, but it worked out.

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Re: NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

Postby applelover » Sat Dec 07, 2013 7:41 am

lastsamurai wrote:
applelover wrote:Received my letter yesterday (Friday). It was just a letter, but here was a nice handwritten note attached as well. the letter is dated Wednesday, so that's probably why not a lot of people have received them yet.


Me too!



What did your personal note say? I'm curious to see how standard they are.

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Postby Balthy » Sat Dec 07, 2013 8:57 am

Checkin in..


Does anyone know if applicants who did not apply for any of the named scholarships are still considered for some sort of scholarship $?

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Postby riverwater » Sat Dec 07, 2013 9:04 am

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Re: NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

Postby ShrimpToastMasters » Sat Dec 07, 2013 10:31 am

Got the letter yesterday - just letter with sticky - no packet.

DLS 12/3, RD

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Postby TheMostDangerousLG » Sat Dec 07, 2013 2:40 pm

HOLY EFFING CRAP: UR2 yesterday! I didn't even notice notice the status changed yesterday, because I didn't bother to status check after compulsively refreshing the page all week and losing hope.

Aaaaah, they didn't forget my app! Glorious day. :)

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Re: NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

Postby applelover » Sat Dec 07, 2013 2:41 pm

TheMostDangerousLG wrote:HOLY EFFING CRAP: UR2 yesterday! I didn't even notice notice the status changed yesterday, because I didn't bother to status check after compulsively refreshing the page all week and losing hope.

Aaaaah, they didn't forget my app! Glorious day. :)


Yay!

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Re: NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

Postby thechancellor » Sat Dec 07, 2013 3:20 pm

ShrimpToastMasters wrote:Got the letter yesterday - just letter with sticky - no packet.

DLS 12/3, RD


Yay so exciting!!

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Postby NapoleonXV » Sat Dec 07, 2013 4:58 pm

TheMostDangerousLG wrote:HOLY EFFING CRAP: UR2 yesterday! I didn't even notice notice the status changed yesterday, because I didn't bother to status check after compulsively refreshing the page all week and losing hope.

Aaaaah, they didn't forget my app! Glorious day. :)


Congrats! mine has not changed for two months!

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Re: NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

Postby ShrimpToastMasters » Sat Dec 07, 2013 5:16 pm

TheMostDangerousLG wrote:HOLY EFFING CRAP: UR2 yesterday! I didn't even notice notice the status changed yesterday, because I didn't bother to status check after compulsively refreshing the page all week and losing hope.

Aaaaah, they didn't forget my app! Glorious day. :)


YAY MDLG - YAYYYYY!!

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Re: NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

Postby Kimikho » Sat Dec 07, 2013 6:00 pm

TheMostDangerousLG wrote:HOLY EFFING CRAP: UR2 yesterday! I didn't even notice notice the status changed yesterday, because I didn't bother to status check after compulsively refreshing the page all week and losing hope.

Aaaaah, they didn't forget my app! Glorious day. :)


FINALLY!!!!!!!!

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Re: NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

Postby jjcioffi » Sat Dec 07, 2013 9:10 pm

Checking in. Complete 11/8. UR 1 11/11. Went UR 2 yesterday. Forgive my ignorance, but does anyone know if everyone goes UR 2 or just those they are strongly considering?

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Re: NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

Postby Leo » Sat Dec 07, 2013 9:18 pm

Got accepted a few days ago. Anyone know when they send scholarship offer?

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Re: NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

Postby leezabee » Sat Dec 07, 2013 9:25 pm

applelover wrote:
lastsamurai wrote:
applelover wrote:Received my letter yesterday (Friday). It was just a letter, but here was a nice handwritten note attached as well. the letter is dated Wednesday, so that's probably why not a lot of people have received them yet.


Me too!



What did your personal note say? I'm curious to see how standard they are.


Got my letter today (I'm in DC). Mine mentioned my work experience (PM if you want more details)

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Re: NYU c/o 2017 Applicants Thread!

Postby TheMostDangerousLG » Sun Dec 08, 2013 2:59 pm

jjcioffi wrote:Checking in. Complete 11/8. UR 1 11/11. Went UR 2 yesterday. Forgive my ignorance, but does anyone know if everyone goes UR 2 or just those they are strongly considering?


I believe everyone eventually goes UR2.




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