U Penn 2010

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby OneKnight » Thu Mar 04, 2010 6:41 pm

mb88 wrote:
ohmy212 wrote:
mh7777 wrote:
xokel87 wrote:updated today 2/4 --> 3/4

others?


Yep.


Yup. Numbers? Does it go in batches like that? 171 3.6


Just went from 2/4 to 3/4. I'm 171/3.56.

Maybe we'll all get good news tomorrow! :D (I'm going to be crushed now when it's a WL batch D:)


FWIW still holding steady at second UCR 2/15....

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby johndhi » Thu Mar 04, 2010 7:46 pm

WLd today. What is consensus on best way to try to get off the WL? Is it supposed to be possible to get off Penn's WL?

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby RhubarbPie » Thu Mar 04, 2010 8:03 pm

caneman13 wrote:anybody hear back after being held? or see any movement? i'm still UCR 12/10


WLed today.

johndhi wrote:WLd today. What is consensus on best way to try to get off the WL? Is it supposed to be possible to get off Penn's WL?


I'm interested too. How many people (approximately) usually get off of Penn's waitlist?

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby LS18 » Thu Mar 04, 2010 8:20 pm

WL today.

3.58/173

Completed the MVPD WL sweep. :(

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby chinny123 » Thu Mar 04, 2010 8:40 pm

LS18 wrote:WL today.

3.58/173

Completed the MVPD WL sweep. :(


Oh dang. You have very similar stats to me. Im sorry! When was your last UCR? I'm still 2/12-->2/18 and waiting

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby OneKnight » Thu Mar 04, 2010 8:45 pm

WL this evening. I know I should've anticipated it, but it was nevertheless disappointing.
Given V, I'm not sure whether or not I will withdraw...
166/~4.0

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby regatsrj » Thu Mar 04, 2010 8:49 pm

IN today via phone call! Very excited since I'd been complete for over three months and thought I was destined for WL. 173/3.51

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby LS18 » Thu Mar 04, 2010 9:09 pm

chinny123: Don't remember the exact dates, but they were around yours. First UCR was in second week of February and then updated the third week of February. Good luck!

Regatsrj: Congrats! Your numbers being almost identical to mine hurt, but it's great to see people get in (lots of WL at Penn lately). Is Penn your top choice?

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby regatsrj » Thu Mar 04, 2010 9:26 pm

LS18 wrote:Regatsrj: Congrats! Your numbers being almost identical to mine hurt, but it's great to see people get in (lots of WL at Penn lately). Is Penn your top choice?


Oh man, I'm sorry. I would've left my numbers out had I seen your earlier post :(

Penn and NYU are probably my top choices. I love NYC, but I also love Philly, and the relative affordability of even nice neighborhoods like Rittenhouse Square is pretty appealing. It'll probably come down to financial aid.

Our number combo seems to be right in the gray area for almost every non-HYS school in the T14, which is such a bitch. I know this is cliche to say, but I'm sure you've got some other acceptances from great schools.

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby s419 » Thu Mar 04, 2010 10:34 pm

regatsrj wrote:IN today via phone call! Very excited since I'd been complete for over three months and thought I was destined for WL. 173/3.51


Me too! Submitted in Nov and was stuck at UCR since 1/4 since then. I actually called last week since I was concerned that they forgot about my application or something. SO excited!

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby MURPH » Thu Mar 04, 2010 10:52 pm

WL today. I applied in early/mid December. My numbers are 175/2.98 I wrote them a letter saying they were my number one choice and that I would write a check for a seat deposit as soon as it was offered. I am pretty disappointed. I grew up around Philly and was hoping to get back there for law school. There is always Temple but, man, Penn would be sweet.

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby Scrutinizer » Thu Mar 04, 2010 11:02 pm

In by email (I'm abroad so no phone call).

171/4.10

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Re: U Penn 2010

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby fenderjsm88 » Thu Mar 04, 2010 11:40 pm

I originally went UCR in early Feb. and was just updated to UCR, 3/3. Boring...

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby calicocat » Fri Mar 05, 2010 1:50 am

Rejected, just updated. UCR 2/18 for the second time. No surprise, good luck all!

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby eagles111 » Fri Mar 05, 2010 1:54 am

UCR first time 3/3. from the looks of all the preceding that's no guarantee of hearing anything anytime soon. oh well. step in the right direction i suppose.

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby fl0w » Fri Mar 05, 2010 11:05 am

ding via status checker
UR 2/5; ding today
161/3.3 URM(AA male) 5yrs work exp.

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby sjj05 » Fri Mar 05, 2010 11:09 am

Dear UCR 2/4 - 3/4 friends,

Is today the day or do candidates go UCR three times prior to a decision?

Thank you!

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby mb88 » Fri Mar 05, 2010 11:33 am

sjj05 wrote:Dear UCR 2/4 - 3/4 friends,

Is today the day or do candidates go UCR three times prior to a decision?

Thank you!


I'm not sure. It'd be mental suicide to go back and try to sift through 100+ pages, but from what I vaguely remember there were a good portion of people who went UCR 3 times, but it was not unanimous. I believe some people even only went UCR once.

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby legendwaitforitdairy » Fri Mar 05, 2010 12:48 pm

caneman13 wrote:anybody hear back after being held? or see any movement? i'm still UCR 12/10



Still under review 12/10 also....when do you think we will hear? ughhhh

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby DanInALionsDen » Fri Mar 05, 2010 1:39 pm

I've been complete since 02/05... any guesses on how long I'll have to wait to go under review? I'm worried that if it takes too long there won't be any spots left for someone with my numbers. :(

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby chicoalto0649 » Fri Mar 05, 2010 4:15 pm

still ucr 2/18

alot of peers have dinged so im still holding out hope

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby pollaclc » Fri Mar 05, 2010 4:17 pm

chicoalto0649 wrote:still ucr 2/18

alot of peers have dinged so im still holding out hope

+1

edit: sorry to hear that calico

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby jsbr1114 » Fri Mar 05, 2010 4:28 pm

Really hope they make some calls today...

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Re: U Penn 2010

Postby calicocat » Fri Mar 05, 2010 4:32 pm

pollaclc wrote:sorry to hear that calico


Thanks :) it wasn't a top choice so I'm not too broken up about it.



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