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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby APimpNamedSlickback » Fri Dec 18, 2009 1:51 pm

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talibkweli wrote:has anyone who has been accepted actually have the lsdas report unchecked on mycolumbia? mine is unchecked, and this seems like a horrible sign


Mine isn't checked either now, and I'm not in UG so I doubt it's a transcript request.



if i had to take a wild guess, i'd say they want new reports when they go to review deferred applicants.

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby rrd8823 » Fri Dec 18, 2009 1:52 pm

yeah, so i got my email at 1130

no grade request.... no clue why they strung me along.... i was above the median for both lsat and gpa

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby grrrstick » Fri Dec 18, 2009 1:52 pm

talibkweli wrote:
AngryAvocado wrote:
talibkweli wrote:has anyone who has been accepted actually have the lsdas report unchecked on mycolumbia? mine is unchecked, and this seems like a horrible sign


Mine isn't checked either now, and I'm not in UG so I doubt it's a transcript request.



if i had to take a wild guess, i'd say they want new reports when they go to review deferred applicants.


I'm RD and not an undergrad, and mine isn't checked anymore either.

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby AngryAvocado » Fri Dec 18, 2009 1:56 pm

I think it's just some sort of mistake in the system. I highly doubt they are going to bother to go in and uncheck the LSAT report as some sort of indication that we were deferred/rejected, and it doesn't really make sense to request new reports for people who have already graduated. I'm going to ignore it unless something gives me a reason to believe otherwise.

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby wackjickham » Fri Dec 18, 2009 1:56 pm

I'm RD and in undergrad and mine is unchecked. I'm guessing for now that its just a glitch like a while ago when some people had "regular" under their letters of recommendation. I could be wrong though

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby Unitas » Fri Dec 18, 2009 2:19 pm

Pretty sure it is just an error. Mine also has this new:

Only for Visiting and transfers :
Dean's certification
Final Transcript false

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby wackjickham » Fri Dec 18, 2009 2:23 pm

Kakarot wrote:Pretty sure it is just an error. Mine also has this new:

Only for Visiting and transfers :
Dean's certification
Final Transcript false


Same here, it looks like they're just updating something or messing around with it. I think its something to be ignored...

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby SaraT » Fri Dec 18, 2009 3:26 pm

Just got the letter in the mail. Ive been deferred to March, I guess its better than a rejection? It was a long shot but still was hoping and wishing :(

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby AngryAvocado » Fri Dec 18, 2009 3:36 pm

SaraT wrote:Just got the letter in the mail. Ive been deferred to March, I guess its better than a rejection? It was a long shot but still was hoping and wishing :(


Sorry to hear that. I really don't want to check my mail this afternoon.

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby trc332 » Fri Dec 18, 2009 3:44 pm

I was really scared about checking the mail too, but it seems that another day will go by without hearing anything.

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby APimpNamedSlickback » Fri Dec 18, 2009 3:58 pm

nothing in the mail. i'm not far from cls fwiw. i would have gotten any batch of mail sent out during the middle of the week.

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby AngryAvocado » Fri Dec 18, 2009 3:59 pm

AngryAvocado wrote:
SaraT wrote:Just got the letter in the mail. Ive been deferred to March, I guess its better than a rejection? It was a long shot but still was hoping and wishing :(


Sorry to hear that. I really don't want to check my mail this afternoon.


I was right to be scared. Deferred. Oh well, I'm sort of relieved to have heard something.

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby SaraT » Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:01 pm

AngryAvocado wrote:
AngryAvocado wrote:
SaraT wrote:Just got the letter in the mail. Ive been deferred to March, I guess its better than a rejection? It was a long shot but still was hoping and wishing :(


Sorry to hear that. I really don't want to check my mail this afternoon.


I was right to be scared. Deferred. Oh well, I'm sort of relieved to have heard something.


Yea, me too. Is being deferred the same thing as being waitlisted?

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby APimpNamedSlickback » Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:02 pm

AngryAvocado wrote:
AngryAvocado wrote:
SaraT wrote:Just got the letter in the mail. Ive been deferred to March, I guess its better than a rejection? It was a long shot but still was hoping and wishing :(


Sorry to hear that. I really don't want to check my mail this afternoon.


I was right to be scared. Deferred. Oh well, I'm sort of relieved to have heard something.


sorry to hear that. good luck on the rest of your cycle dude

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby AngryAvocado » Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:03 pm

SaraT wrote:
AngryAvocado wrote:
AngryAvocado wrote:
SaraT wrote:Just got the letter in the mail. Ive been deferred to March, I guess its better than a rejection? It was a long shot but still was hoping and wishing :(


Sorry to hear that. I really don't want to check my mail this afternoon.


I was right to be scared. Deferred. Oh well, I'm sort of relieved to have heard something.


Yea, me too. Is being deferred the same thing as being waitlisted?


Nope. I think being deferred means that they will reconsider you in March and give you a final decision then, whereas waitlisting means they may or may not reconsider you. Either way, the odds of getting in from one or the other are pretty poor.

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby AngryAvocado » Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:06 pm

talibkweli wrote:
AngryAvocado wrote:
AngryAvocado wrote:
SaraT wrote:Just got the letter in the mail. Ive been deferred to March, I guess its better than a rejection? It was a long shot but still was hoping and wishing :(


Sorry to hear that. I really don't want to check my mail this afternoon.


I was right to be scared. Deferred. Oh well, I'm sort of relieved to have heard something.


sorry to hear that. good luck on the rest of your cycle dude


Thanks. Good luck to you and the others who still haven't heard. I think the few of you that received grade requests have reason for hope yet.

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby GlobeTrotter » Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:11 pm

Anyone still in it that has not received a grade request?

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby hopefullaw27 » Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:30 pm

can we get a count on how many received grade requests?

1 here

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby alex1243 » Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:31 pm

I got a grade request from last semester (Spring).

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby APimpNamedSlickback » Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:31 pm

i had a deans letter request after they read my application. i am still alive, though my confidence is waning.

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby Oban » Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:44 pm

OUT as expected. But told to apply as a transfer applicant. Good luck to ever is still waiting.

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby swc65 » Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:51 pm

1 Grades request here. I sent it in today. I ended up with a 4.06 this semester, so I hope they like it. Also, I talked to the office and they ONLY take off Xmas Day. They do not get an extended break. Decisions could come the day before or Monday after Christmas!! So there's no break from OCD email refresh.

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby nycgirl87 » Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:52 pm

I'm ED and still haven't heard. Nothing in the mail today. No grade request either.

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby trc332 » Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:59 pm

same as nycgirl

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Re: Columbia 2010

Postby APimpNamedSlickback » Fri Dec 18, 2009 5:03 pm

this thread is like a twisted season of survivor. do you guys mind providing numbers at this point. i mean, are we even a competitive bunch? i'm a high lsat black dude, so i figure i'm not auto-reject material.



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