Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

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What's your vibe on UM?

NUMBER ONE CHOICE SO HERE FOR IT
33
25%
Interested but only with $$$
74
56%
Only applying for scholarship negotiation
20
15%
What's UM?
5
4%
 
Total votes: 132

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soca_dancer
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby soca_dancer » Wed Nov 08, 2017 8:52 am

In via Status Checker!!!!

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TheDuke0fEarl
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby TheDuke0fEarl » Wed Nov 08, 2017 9:15 am

rachelac wrote:Congrats to everyone in! Still sitting at complete over here :(


Congrats to the next wave of admits!

Did anyone who is complete and not admitted write other Michigan Optional Essays? I didn’t write the “Why Essay” but did 2 of the other optional essays.

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DistrictDisaster
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby DistrictDisaster » Wed Nov 08, 2017 10:06 am

Congrats everyone!!!

Also just complete over here...

etramak
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby etramak » Wed Nov 08, 2017 10:08 am

DistrictDisaster wrote:Congrats everyone!!!

Also just complete over here...

Mind me asking when you submitted? I got the "received" email from Admissions on 11/6. Still waiting for the UM ID email.

*I have a pending lsat take so I have a tendency to get paranoid about whether adcoms are holding off on my app.

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feralflamingo
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby feralflamingo » Wed Nov 08, 2017 10:12 am

IN IN IN!!!!!!!! One of my top choices! Kudos to the fiance for not indulging me when I was super sad not to be in the first wave yesterday (though I am wondering if something was wrong with the status checker yesterday)!!

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littlelibertine
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby littlelibertine » Wed Nov 08, 2017 10:38 am

soca_dancer wrote:In via Status Checker!!!!


feralflamingo wrote:IN IN IN!!!!!!!! One of my top choices! Kudos to the fiance for not indulging me when I was super sad not to be in the first wave yesterday (though I am wondering if something was wrong with the status checker yesterday)!!


Congratulations, y'all!

subpoenacolada
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby subpoenacolada » Wed Nov 08, 2017 10:45 am

For those that are in via status checker, did the date update but still say complete earlier in the day? In other words, is it worth checking throughout the day if you've already seen the date change?

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DistrictDisaster
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby DistrictDisaster » Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:08 am

etramak wrote:
DistrictDisaster wrote:Congrats everyone!!!

Also just complete over here...

Mind me asking when you submitted? I got the "received" email from Admissions on 11/6. Still waiting for the UM ID email.

*I have a pending lsat take so I have a tendency to get paranoid about whether adcoms are holding off on my app.


No worries! Submitted 10-21, got the app received email on 10-23, and the status checker email on 10-31.

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littlelibertine
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby littlelibertine » Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:14 am

DistrictDisaster wrote:
etramak wrote:
DistrictDisaster wrote:Congrats everyone!!!

Also just complete over here...

Mind me asking when you submitted? I got the "received" email from Admissions on 11/6. Still waiting for the UM ID email.

*I have a pending lsat take so I have a tendency to get paranoid about whether adcoms are holding off on my app.


No worries! Submitted 10-21, got the app received email on 10-23, and the status checker email on 10-31.


We're probably going to be lumped into the same cycle, then. I submitted 10/18, got the app received email 10/19 and status checker email 10/23.

jibrahim23
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby jibrahim23 » Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:17 am

I got the application received email 10/13 and the status checker on 10/24, am I likely to hear back this week?

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InterLaw
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby InterLaw » Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:17 am

Still complete here... I submitted 9/25 and went complete on 10/20... Feel the bad news coming :roll: :|

DowsingForAJD
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby DowsingForAJD » Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:19 am

Congrats everyone!
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby Platopus » Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:42 am

Guess my Why Mich wasn't very persuasive. Still sitting at complete :oops:

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby rachelac » Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:45 am

Platopus wrote:Guess my Why Mich wasn't very persuasive. Still sitting at complete :oops:


This makes me feel a little better, since we have super similar numbers and both submitted early...I'm hoping they just do small waves but I'm super disappointed tbh

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby virginia_direwoolf » Wed Nov 08, 2017 12:11 pm

rachelac wrote:
Platopus wrote:Guess my Why Mich wasn't very persuasive. Still sitting at complete :oops:


This makes me feel a little better, since we have super similar numbers and both submitted early...I'm hoping they just do small waves but I'm super disappointed tbh


When I was stalking last year's thread, it seemed like a bunch of people with outstanding stats (which both of you obvi have) got their acceptances just slightly later (maybe a ~week or two after the acceptances started?). I know it's easy for me to say "Don't stress" and who knows why people get accepted at different times but I like to think that they're sitting around arguing over how big of a scholly to offer y'all :)

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mwells56
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby mwells56 » Wed Nov 08, 2017 5:44 pm

Checking in! Had to wait on my final recommendation before I could put 'er through. Would love to spend 3 more years in Ann Arbor

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby xinaialice » Wed Nov 08, 2017 5:46 pm

TheDuke0fEarl wrote:
rachelac wrote:Congrats to everyone in! Still sitting at complete over here :(


Congrats to the next wave of admits!

Did anyone who is complete and not admitted write other Michigan Optional Essays? I didn’t write the “Why Essay” but did 2 of the other optional essays.


I wrote a diversity essay and an essay to explain my standard test discrepancy..went complete 10/11. I feel regret about not writing a why Michigan essay...

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby principalagent » Wed Nov 08, 2017 6:52 pm

xinaialice wrote:
TheDuke0fEarl wrote:
rachelac wrote:Congrats to everyone in! Still sitting at complete over here :(


Congrats to the next wave of admits!

Did anyone who is complete and not admitted write other Michigan Optional Essays? I didn’t write the “Why Essay” but did 2 of the other optional essays.


I wrote a diversity essay and an essay to explain my standard test discrepancy..went complete 10/11. I feel regret about not writing a why Michigan essay...


Similar note. Diversity and an addendum. Getting antsier now.

jimmyplayer601
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby jimmyplayer601 » Wed Nov 08, 2017 7:06 pm

littlelibertine wrote:
DistrictDisaster wrote:
etramak wrote:
DistrictDisaster wrote:Congrats everyone!!!

Also just complete over here...

Mind me asking when you submitted? I got the "received" email from Admissions on 11/6. Still waiting for the UM ID email.

*I have a pending lsat take so I have a tendency to get paranoid about whether adcoms are holding off on my app.


No worries! Submitted 10-21, got the app received email on 10-23, and the status checker email on 10-31.


We're probably going to be lumped into the same cycle, then. I submitted 10/18, got the app received email 10/19 and status checker email 10/23.



Got the app received email on the 16 and status checked on the 17, and haven’t gotten a response either, so probably a part of the same wave as well

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby profdogwalker » Wed Nov 08, 2017 7:35 pm

principalagent wrote:
xinaialice wrote:
TheDuke0fEarl wrote:
rachelac wrote:Congrats to everyone in! Still sitting at complete over here :(


Congrats to the next wave of admits!

Did anyone who is complete and not admitted write other Michigan Optional Essays? I didn’t write the “Why Essay” but did 2 of the other optional essays.


I wrote a diversity essay and an essay to explain my standard test discrepancy..went complete 10/11. I feel regret about not writing a why Michigan essay...


Similar note. Diversity and an addendum. Getting antsier now.


Wrote a Why Mich and another essay around the same time :/

etramak
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby etramak » Wed Nov 08, 2017 8:39 pm

jimmyplayer601 wrote:
littlelibertine wrote:
DistrictDisaster wrote:
etramak wrote:
DistrictDisaster wrote:Congrats everyone!!!

Also just complete over here...

Mind me asking when you submitted? I got the "received" email from Admissions on 11/6. Still waiting for the UM ID email.

*I have a pending lsat take so I have a tendency to get paranoid about whether adcoms are holding off on my app.


No worries! Submitted 10-21, got the app received email on 10-23, and the status checker email on 10-31.


We're probably going to be lumped into the same cycle, then. I submitted 10/18, got the app received email 10/19 and status checker email 10/23.



Got the app received email on the 16 and status checked on the 17, and haven’t gotten a response either, so probably a part of the same wave as well


Wonder what is taking mine so long to go complete

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby dm1683 » Wed Nov 08, 2017 8:40 pm

Platopus wrote:Guess my Why Mich wasn't very persuasive. Still sitting at complete :oops:

i think they are just counting the obscene stacks of money they are going to give us :wink:

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby blackmamba8 » Wed Nov 08, 2017 8:47 pm

Checking in! Michigan is my clear cut #1. I wish I could time travel to my decision. I haven't even gone complete yet and I'm already psyching myself out.

rachelac
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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby rachelac » Wed Nov 08, 2017 8:58 pm

virginia_direwoolf wrote:
rachelac wrote:
Platopus wrote:Guess my Why Mich wasn't very persuasive. Still sitting at complete :oops:


This makes me feel a little better, since we have super similar numbers and both submitted early...I'm hoping they just do small waves but I'm super disappointed tbh


When I was stalking last year's thread, it seemed like a bunch of people with outstanding stats (which both of you obvi have) got their acceptances just slightly later (maybe a ~week or two after the acceptances started?). I know it's easy for me to say "Don't stress" and who knows why people get accepted at different times but I like to think that they're sitting around arguing over how big of a scholly to offer y'all :)


Ugh I appreciate you! Congrats again, fr fr :)

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Re: Michigan Law c/o 2021 Applicants

Postby brinicolec » Wed Nov 08, 2017 8:59 pm

Congrats to those admitted! If Michigan stays on your list later in the cycle, I highly recommend attending admitted students weekend & also, feeling free to reach out to students (like me & chandhi & others), those listed on "Ask A Wolverine" & those who might email you sooner or later (especially if you're a prospective member of their affinity group) and ask questions.

And for those not admitted yet, don't lose hope; be patient!




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