In at Tennessee 2010

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keg411
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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby keg411 » Thu Mar 11, 2010 9:43 am

thekingiv wrote:So, under the "status" bar of the status checker, my date and status have disappeared...What exactly does this mean? All my requirements are still there in the box below.


Mine is gone as well and I didn't even go complete until a few days ago :shock:. What are your numbers? I'm 165/crappy GPA.

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby thekingiv » Thu Mar 11, 2010 11:27 am

keg411 wrote:
thekingiv wrote:So, under the "status" bar of the status checker, my date and status have disappeared...What exactly does this mean? All my requirements are still there in the box below.


Mine is gone as well and I didn't even go complete until a few days ago :shock:. What are your numbers? I'm 165/crappy GPA.


I'm 3.3/164. Good luck!

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby bstrunk » Thu Mar 11, 2010 11:31 am

Two waitlists in the past 24 hours on Law School Numbers.

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby UTKhopefull2013 » Thu Mar 11, 2010 11:46 am

Yeah, from LSN it looks like they are starting waitlisting people... I've been in review for almost two months already with no changes. I don't even know if it's a good or a bad thing anymore.

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby thekingiv » Thu Mar 11, 2010 11:58 am

keg411 wrote:
thekingiv wrote:So, under the "status" bar of the status checker, my date and status have disappeared...What exactly does this mean? All my requirements are still there in the box below.


Mine is gone as well and I didn't even go complete until a few days ago :shock:. What are your numbers? I'm 165/crappy GPA.


Did you get that e-mail this morning from the law office asking if you're still interested in admission? I called the office and they said that's why the status went blank.

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby keg411 » Thu Mar 11, 2010 12:01 pm

Yep, I just got a really vague "are you still interested?" e-mail. I'm way OOS, a splitter, and I applied to a crapload of schools so I can see why they'd send something like this since it's at the end of the cycle. I'm not quite sure how to respond because I really don't want to take up a spot from someone who is die-hard UTK, and I would need $$$ to attend, but at the same point, I've been waiting forever and I kind of want a decision made on my file and I haven't gotten into my top choices yet.

How did you answer?

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby thekingiv » Thu Mar 11, 2010 12:10 pm

keg411 wrote:Yep, I just got a really vague "are you still interested?" e-mail. I'm way OOS, a splitter, and I applied to a crapload of schools so I can see why they'd send something like this since it's at the end of the cycle. I'm not quite sure how to respond because I really don't want to take up a spot from someone who is die-hard UTK, and I would need $$$ to attend, but at the same point, I've been waiting forever and I kind of want a decision made on my file and I haven't gotten into my top choices yet.

How did you answer?


Well, UT is my #1 choice, so I called them up and asked if this was an e-mail telling me I was on the waiting list. They said no, they're just trying to make sure everyone is interested that they're still considering.

If I were you, I'd tell them you are interested. You definitely have a shot at $$$ I would think.

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby keg411 » Thu Mar 11, 2010 12:23 pm

Done -- thanks for the advice :). I checked that I was interested in the RA scholarship on the application and if I was able to get something like that it would be very very hard to turn down. I also really appreciate that UTK only puts "good standing" stips on their scholly's so I wouldn't have to worry about losing a scholarship there (or at least from what I've seen).

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby boadicea » Thu Mar 11, 2010 12:29 pm

When did you receive that "are you interested" email?

I still have my status from October, and no email :( this is making me so nervous!

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby keg411 » Thu Mar 11, 2010 12:42 pm

boadicea wrote:When did you receive that "are you interested" email?

I still have my status from October, and no email :( this is making me so nervous!


I got it this morning. Blank status checker was the indicator that I was going to get it. I only went complete last week and my LSAT is high for UT-K.

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby boadicea » Thu Mar 11, 2010 12:56 pm

keg411 wrote:
boadicea wrote:When did you receive that "are you interested" email?

I still have my status from October, and no email :( this is making me so nervous!


I got it this morning. Blank status checker was the indicator that I was going to get it. I only went complete last week and my LSAT is high for UT-K.


I wonder what this means! My numbers are not spectacular but well within what UTK accepts. I'm thinking a waitlist might be imminent, but I hope not! I can't really tell by LSN, as some with lower numbers have been accepted, and some with similar numbers have been waitlisted.

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby Thunder Jones » Sat Mar 13, 2010 12:30 pm

Anyone know if the UT admissions staff works on Saturdays?

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby thekingiv » Sat Mar 13, 2010 12:37 pm

Thunder Jones wrote:Anyone know if the UT admissions staff works on Saturdays?


Hahahaha...I literally just came on here today thinking the exact same thing. Doubt it.

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby redvelvetccake » Sat Mar 13, 2010 1:28 pm

Withdrawing Monday, hope someone here gets my spot and $

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby Thunder Jones » Sat Mar 13, 2010 1:28 pm

thekingiv wrote:
Thunder Jones wrote:Anyone know if the UT admissions staff works on Saturdays?


Hahahaha...I literally just came on here today thinking the exact same thing. Doubt it.


Richmond called me on a Saturday to tell me I was admitted. It happens....

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby southerngrace » Sat Mar 13, 2010 2:32 pm

thekingiv wrote:
Thunder Jones wrote:Anyone know if the UT admissions staff works on Saturdays?


Hahahaha...I literally just came on here today thinking the exact same thing. Doubt it.


Yup me too ... I'm sure they aren't there, so why must I compulsively check the status checker?!

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby jillybean29 » Sun Mar 14, 2010 6:52 am

UTKhopefull2013 wrote:Yeah, from LSN it looks like they are starting waitlisting people... I've been in review for almost two months already with no changes. I don't even know if it's a good or a bad thing anymore.


Reassuring to hear that I'm not going through this alone. Complete since 1/27/10 and haven't heard a peep from UTennessee. Stalking status checker and LSN numbers isn't helping me. I'm 162/3.76, so I thought I had a good shot, but they seem to be rejecting and waitlisting arbitrarily. Worried. New insight, anyone?

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby sweet02215 » Sun Mar 14, 2010 10:17 am

I didn't realize that being in state gave you a boost in admissions for ls but based on the fact that people with way higher numbers than me are being waitlisted and rejected, that's clearly the case. Good luck to those who are still waiting to hear back! I'm waiting to hear from Illinois.. I was waitlisted. If I get in, there will be one more open spot for someone at Tennessee..

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby Thunder Jones » Mon Mar 15, 2010 1:00 pm

I need a decision before Thursday so I can cancel my trip to SLU if accepted. I don't really want to go to SLU, but with the scholarship they've offered, they're a viable option. Come on UT. Don't make me drive to Missouri!

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby boadicea » Wed Mar 17, 2010 7:00 pm

Status date changed...but nothing else did. ???!!!!

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby sapp » Wed Mar 17, 2010 7:06 pm

boadicea wrote:Status date changed...but nothing else did. ???!!!!



Likewise

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby chwalker » Wed Mar 17, 2010 7:12 pm

jillybean29 wrote:
UTKhopefull2013 wrote:Yeah, from LSN it looks like they are starting waitlisting people... I've been in review for almost two months already with no changes. I don't even know if it's a good or a bad thing anymore.


Reassuring to hear that I'm not going through this alone. Complete since 1/27/10 and haven't heard a peep from UTennessee. Stalking status checker and LSN numbers isn't helping me. I'm 162/3.76, so I thought I had a good shot, but they seem to be rejecting and waitlisting arbitrarily. Worried. New insight, anyone?


I've been under review since 12/8 and not a peep until today when my status date changed...wonder what this means since I did not get the email about still being interested.
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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby sweet02215 » Wed Mar 17, 2010 7:14 pm

Does anyone know if TN offers a travel stipend?

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby samer » Wed Mar 17, 2010 7:46 pm

sweet02215 wrote:Does anyone know if TN offers a travel stipend?


I doubt it, but I'm not sure. When I talked to Janet Hatcher, she gave me the impression that every spare dollar is used for scholarship money or on their students. Can't hurt to ask, though.

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Re: In at Tennessee 2010

Postby Thunder Jones » Wed Mar 17, 2010 9:09 pm

I called today and they seemed to think they'd send out most decisions by the beginning of next week.




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