NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

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What is your current status? (pick 2)

UR1 since Sept-Oct
3
1%
UR1 since Nov
7
2%
UR1 since Dec-Jan
53
15%
UR2 since Oct
5
1%
UR2 since Nov
5
1%
UR2 since Dec-Jan
96
27%
Accepted (congrats but gtfo)
67
19%
Email ("hold tight")
56
16%
No Email (''hold tight")
61
17%
I didn't even apply yet bruh
4
1%
 
Total votes: 357

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby feralflamingo » Thu Dec 07, 2017 4:35 pm

EnglishApplicant2017 wrote:
ToddCraines wrote:Checking in! NYU is by far my top choice, been UR1 since 10/30 so I'm getting pretty antsy! URM as well, not sure how that might factor into my decision time. Let's just hope for news in the next week or so.


Also UR1 since 10/30! I'm an international applicant with no GPA so that might also factor in. I have to say, though, that I've seen very few people who went complete after us be admitted. There seem to be one or two 175+/3.9+ who have but they are very much the exception rather than the norm.


UR since 10/20, similar situation international wise
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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby uneagerbeaver » Fri Dec 08, 2017 12:36 am

Has anyone applied ED heard back? I was so sure I wanted to go to nyu if going to the states at all, and now I’m worried about the longterm given the recent political landscape.

I have Canadian citizenship. My grandmother is American and all her other kids except for my mom are American too. Long story, but basically. I have no way of getting citizenship other than marriage/the employer sponsor route, but I have an American co-signer for loans, and won’t be paying housing/board bc I’ll be staying with family. Just worried about the longterm, raising a family in USA, etc. Compared to Canada.

Anyone have any thoughts/insight? New York City’s been the dream since I was a kid (I’m there every summer and every Christmas), but I’ve been feeling more and more like Canada’s a better place to live overall, even though the pay is higher in the USA and American law/politics is what I wanted to end up in.

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby Bush v. Gorgeous » Fri Dec 08, 2017 11:04 am

uneagerbeaver wrote:Has anyone applied ED heard back? I was so sure I wanted to go to nyu if going to the states at all, and now I’m worried about the longterm given the recent political landscape.

I have Canadian citizenship. My grandmother is American and all her other kids except for my mom are American too. Long story, but basically. I have no way of getting citizenship other than marriage/the employer sponsor route, but I have an American co-signer for loans, and won’t be paying housing/board bc I’ll be staying with family. Just worried about the longterm, raising a family in USA, etc. Compared to Canada.

Anyone have any thoughts/insight? New York City’s been the dream since I was a kid (I’m there every summer and every Christmas), but I’ve been feeling more and more like Canada’s a better place to live overall, even though the pay is higher in the USA and American law/politics is what I wanted to end up in.


PMing you.

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby surfsup12345 » Fri Dec 08, 2017 8:56 pm

uneagerbeaver wrote:Has anyone applied ED heard back? I was so sure I wanted to go to nyu if going to the states at all, and now I’m worried about the longterm given the recent political landscape.

I have Canadian citizenship. My grandmother is American and all her other kids except for my mom are American too. Long story, but basically. I have no way of getting citizenship other than marriage/the employer sponsor route, but I have an American co-signer for loans, and won’t be paying housing/board bc I’ll be staying with family. Just worried about the longterm, raising a family in USA, etc. Compared to Canada.

Anyone have any thoughts/insight? New York City’s been the dream since I was a kid (I’m there every summer and every Christmas), but I’ve been feeling more and more like Canada’s a better place to live overall, even though the pay is higher in the USA and American law/politics is what I wanted to end up in.


I applied ED. I have not yet heard back.

Sent 11/13. Complete on 11/20. Still UR1.

My numbers are borderline and I probably would have no chance of getting in RD. Of course, YMMV!

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby itslilbub » Fri Dec 08, 2017 10:59 pm

surfsup12345 wrote:
uneagerbeaver wrote:Has anyone applied ED heard back? I was so sure I wanted to go to nyu if going to the states at all, and now I’m worried about the longterm given the recent political landscape.

I have Canadian citizenship. My grandmother is American and all her other kids except for my mom are American too. Long story, but basically. I have no way of getting citizenship other than marriage/the employer sponsor route, but I have an American co-signer for loans, and won’t be paying housing/board bc I’ll be staying with family. Just worried about the longterm, raising a family in USA, etc. Compared to Canada.

Anyone have any thoughts/insight? New York City’s been the dream since I was a kid (I’m there every summer and every Christmas), but I’ve been feeling more and more like Canada’s a better place to live overall, even though the pay is higher in the USA and American law/politics is what I wanted to end up in.


I applied ED. I have not yet heard back.

Sent 11/13. Complete on 11/20. Still UR1.

My numbers are borderline and I probably would have no chance of getting in RD. Of course, YMMV!


Is there any meaning to being UR1 vs. UR2? I know people have mentioned that timing of UR dates do not imply much, but does changing review dates at all make a difference (hopefully, this makes sense)?

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby surfsup12345 » Sat Dec 09, 2017 4:03 am

itslilbub wrote:
surfsup12345 wrote:
uneagerbeaver wrote:Has anyone applied ED heard back? I was so sure I wanted to go to nyu if going to the states at all, and now I’m worried about the longterm given the recent political landscape.

I have Canadian citizenship. My grandmother is American and all her other kids except for my mom are American too. Long story, but basically. I have no way of getting citizenship other than marriage/the employer sponsor route, but I have an American co-signer for loans, and won’t be paying housing/board bc I’ll be staying with family. Just worried about the longterm, raising a family in USA, etc. Compared to Canada.

Anyone have any thoughts/insight? New York City’s been the dream since I was a kid (I’m there every summer and every Christmas), but I’ve been feeling more and more like Canada’s a better place to live overall, even though the pay is higher in the USA and American law/politics is what I wanted to end up in.


I applied ED. I have not yet heard back.

Sent 11/13. Complete on 11/20. Still UR1.

My numbers are borderline and I probably would have no chance of getting in RD. Of course, YMMV!


Is there any meaning to being UR1 vs. UR2? I know people have mentioned that timing of UR dates do not imply much, but does changing review dates at all make a difference (hopefully, this makes sense)?


This is a pure guess but I imagine they have two reviewers read through your app. Once you get to UR2, usually a decision comes out pretty fast after that. Either because your application sits there for a while before the first reviewer is done reading it. Or they just wait until the end to upload it into the system. Again, I'm just speculating right now.

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby albloomofficial » Sat Dec 09, 2017 10:47 am

Hey guys,
I think I made a mistake applying ED to NYU. I did my undergrad in NYUAD and I just love the school and it's been a dream of mine to be in NYU law for the past 6 years, but now I am being told that ED isn't the best in terms of scholarships/financial aid. Did I make a mistake?????

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby itslilbub » Sat Dec 09, 2017 11:02 am

surfsup12345 wrote:
itslilbub wrote:
surfsup12345 wrote:
uneagerbeaver wrote:Has anyone applied ED heard back? I was so sure I wanted to go to nyu if going to the states at all, and now I’m worried about the longterm given the recent political landscape.

I have Canadian citizenship. My grandmother is American and all her other kids except for my mom are American too. Long story, but basically. I have no way of getting citizenship other than marriage/the employer sponsor route, but I have an American co-signer for loans, and won’t be paying housing/board bc I’ll be staying with family. Just worried about the longterm, raising a family in USA, etc. Compared to Canada.

Anyone have any thoughts/insight? New York City’s been the dream since I was a kid (I’m there every summer and every Christmas), but I’ve been feeling more and more like Canada’s a better place to live overall, even though the pay is higher in the USA and American law/politics is what I wanted to end up in.


I applied ED. I have not yet heard back.

Sent 11/13. Complete on 11/20. Still UR1.

My numbers are borderline and I probably would have no chance of getting in RD. Of course, YMMV!


Is there any meaning to being UR1 vs. UR2? I know people have mentioned that timing of UR dates do not imply much, but does changing review dates at all make a difference (hopefully, this makes sense)?


This is a pure guess but I imagine they have two reviewers read through your app. Once you get to UR2, usually a decision comes out pretty fast after that. Either because your application sits there for a while before the first reviewer is done reading it. Or they just wait until the end to upload it into the system. Again, I'm just speculating right now.


Ahh, thank you, that makes sense! I wasn’t sure if it was just one person who was assigned to a specific app rereading or potentially two different people. Thanks!!

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby rowdy » Sat Dec 09, 2017 11:04 am

albloomofficial wrote:Hey guys,
I think I made a mistake applying ED to NYU. I did my undergrad in NYUAD and I just love the school and it's been a dream of mine to be in NYU law for the past 6 years, but now I am being told that ED isn't the best in terms of scholarships/financial aid. Did I make a mistake?????


In short, yes. You won't be receiving much or any merit aid from NYU. They still consider you for need-based aid AFAIK.

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby PWADatUNC » Sat Dec 09, 2017 1:43 pm

Checking in. Submitted 11/29, didn't think they ever sent me a Status Checker email, found it in my spam folder this morning. Under review as of 11/30

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby inflammatorywrit » Mon Dec 11, 2017 10:43 am

FINALLY UR2 today after UR1 on 10/20.

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby etramak » Mon Dec 11, 2017 10:45 am

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby JamesBlahDeBlah » Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:51 am

Ugh... just got a call from Madison Square Garden of all places (I went to one hockey game last year while in town). I don't think the guy on the other end truly understood the disappointment in my voice.
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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby legally_brunette95 » Mon Dec 11, 2017 2:30 pm

inflammatorywrit wrote:FINALLY UR2 today after UR1 on 10/20.


Same!! Do you think this means we will hear before the holidays?

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby principalagent » Mon Dec 11, 2017 2:32 pm

Anyone else UR2 since late October?

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby rowdy » Mon Dec 11, 2017 2:33 pm

principalagent wrote:Anyone else UR2 since late October?

(raises hand)

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby inflammatorywrit » Mon Dec 11, 2017 2:47 pm

legally_brunette95 wrote:
inflammatorywrit wrote:FINALLY UR2 today after UR1 on 10/20.


Same!! Do you think this means we will hear before the holidays?


This is what I've asked Santa for.

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby subpoenacolada » Mon Dec 11, 2017 3:21 pm

principalagent wrote:Anyone else UR2 since late October?


Meeee

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby porzingis3 » Mon Dec 11, 2017 3:22 pm

rowdy wrote:
principalagent wrote:Anyone else UR2 since late October?

(raises hand)



Yup

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby AaronCarter » Mon Dec 11, 2017 4:01 pm

porzingis3 wrote:
rowdy wrote:
principalagent wrote:Anyone else UR2 since late October?

(raises hand)



Yup


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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby Bush v. Gorgeous » Mon Dec 11, 2017 4:03 pm

UR1 since late October. I can take a hint.

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby tmcauliffe96 » Mon Dec 11, 2017 4:34 pm

Bush v. Gorgeous wrote:UR1 since late October. I can take a hint.


We're in the same boat here Mr. Gore

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby ghostlyyy » Mon Dec 11, 2017 4:36 pm

tmcauliffe96 wrote:
Bush v. Gorgeous wrote:UR1 since late October. I can take a hint.


We're in the same boat here Mr. Gore


+1. Message received, NYU!

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Re: NYU c/o 2021 Applicants (2017-2018 cycle)

Postby ersd27106 » Mon Dec 11, 2017 4:45 pm

ghostlyyy wrote:
tmcauliffe96 wrote:
Bush v. Gorgeous wrote:UR1 since late October. I can take a hint.


We're in the same boat here Mr. Gore


+1. Message received, NYU!


Yup UR1 since mid October

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Postby etramak » Mon Dec 11, 2017 10:26 pm

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