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holybartender
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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby holybartender » Tue Apr 13, 2010 2:31 pm

Wow I had not taken a look at the UVA graph. Holy shit.

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby Jericwithers » Tue Apr 13, 2010 2:46 pm

That UVA graph is appalling. I don't feel bad now because of my waitlist lol. What is their reasoning behind it?

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby SAE » Tue Apr 13, 2010 2:47 pm

Jericwithers wrote:That UVA graph is appalling. I don't feel bad now because of my waitlist lol. What is their reasoning behind it?

I wonder if they actually come out and say that they are number-whoring? They are not really fooling anyone..

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby Mattalones » Tue Apr 13, 2010 2:53 pm

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John J. Rambo, Esq.
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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby John J. Rambo, Esq. » Tue Apr 13, 2010 2:56 pm

Can you be more specific? How did she make it sound that way?

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby jrobby6 » Tue Apr 13, 2010 3:00 pm

Yes, please elaborate. Is the presumption that there will be no decisions until after this friday?

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby tigrelis » Tue Apr 13, 2010 9:17 pm

Received my reserve letter in the mail today. Probably gonna withdraw.. Cornell was my best hope for T14 at the beginning of this cycle.

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby boldaslove13 » Tue Apr 13, 2010 10:06 pm

IN!!!!!!!!

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby John J. Rambo, Esq. » Tue Apr 13, 2010 10:08 pm

boldaslove13 wrote:IN!!!!!!!!


Congrats! Details?

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby Mattalones » Tue Apr 13, 2010 10:41 pm

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby John J. Rambo, Esq. » Tue Apr 13, 2010 11:02 pm

Mattalones wrote:
John J. Rambo, Esq. wrote:Can you be more specific? How did she make it sound that way?

Sure, I said that seat deposits were coming up at other school, and she said that there's is Friday. She then said that, if I haven't been notified and I have been complete since 2/8 (she looked me up) that it would be best for me to check back after Friday. She also said that there are still spots. I don't want to quote her, but I remember it seeming like after Friday was a key time because she mentioned several times that day was seat deposit day and after that is the best time to check back. She also mentioned that they are sending out decisions every day.

... Not a nec. conclusion, but a reasonably optimistic explanation :lol:


Cool. Thanks for elaborating. When I called, I mentioned the date I would have to send in a deposit elsewhere (Thursday) and she told me to call Cornell Wednesday night/Thursday morning to check in, even if my status checker hadn't changed. I was planning on doing that anyway, but it's nice to know I'm not being a nuisance.

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby uclakais » Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:28 am

Status Tracker updated to "Decision" 04/12/2010.

Does no email imply waitlist / reject?

Thanks.

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby John J. Rambo, Esq. » Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:37 am

Is there an admitted student link in your status checker?

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby ShibaDan » Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:39 am

Just withdrew freeing up a spot and a 90k scholly! I hope one of you guys gets it! Good Luck!!!

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby uclakais » Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:43 am

Negative. So I guess I am out or waitlisted.. 173 / 3.8 Can't seem to get any love....

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby devilishangelrjp » Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:43 am

uclakais wrote:Status Tracker updated to "Decision" 04/12/2010.

Does no email imply waitlist / reject?

Thanks.


You could call. I hear they'll give you a decision over the phone.

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby John J. Rambo, Esq. » Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:45 am

uclakais wrote:Negative. So I guess I am out or waitlisted.. 173 / 3.8 Can't seem to get any love....


I'm guessing a WL with those numbers. Write a letter and maybe you can change their minds.

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby devilishangelrjp » Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:46 am

John J. Rambo, Esq. wrote:
uclakais wrote:Negative. So I guess I am out or waitlisted.. 173 / 3.8 Can't seem to get any love....


I'm guessing a WL with those numbers. Write a letter and maybe you can change their minds.


Yeah...but wait to send it until you actually receive the notification. Because if it's not a WL, you'll be kinda salty.

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby uclakais » Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:47 am

Eh, it's cool... between Cornell and GULC, i'd rather go to GULC. Probably withdraw as soon as i get waitlisted. Good luck guys... Assuming i get WLed and not rejected.. lol

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby Jericwithers » Thu Apr 15, 2010 10:48 am

uclakais wrote:Eh, it's cool... between Cornell and GULC, i'd rather go to GULC. Probably withdraw as soon as i get waitlisted. Good luck guys... Assuming i get WLed and not rejected.. lol


At this point there are no spots left. Give it a few weeks after the deposit deadline (tomorrow) and see what happens.

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby ShibaDan » Thu Apr 15, 2010 11:33 am

Jericwithers wrote:
uclakais wrote:Eh, it's cool... between Cornell and GULC, i'd rather go to GULC. Probably withdraw as soon as i get waitlisted. Good luck guys... Assuming i get WLed and not rejected.. lol


At this point there are no spots left. Give it a few weeks after the deposit deadline (tomorrow) and see what happens.


+1 I'm sure a ton of people had a really hard time choosing like me and waited to the last minute to make a choice. I predict big things next week.

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby Jericwithers » Thu Apr 15, 2010 11:33 am

def2104 wrote:
Jericwithers wrote:
uclakais wrote:Eh, it's cool... between Cornell and GULC, i'd rather go to GULC. Probably withdraw as soon as i get waitlisted. Good luck guys... Assuming i get WLed and not rejected.. lol


At this point there are no spots left. Give it a few weeks after the deposit deadline (tomorrow) and see what happens.


+1 I'm sure a ton of people had a really hard time choosing like me and waited to the last minute to make a choice. I predict big things next week.


Yes I am one of them lol.

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby jks289 » Thu Apr 15, 2010 11:36 am

Jericwithers wrote:
def2104 wrote:
Jericwithers wrote:
uclakais wrote:Eh, it's cool... between Cornell and GULC, i'd rather go to GULC. Probably withdraw as soon as i get waitlisted. Good luck guys... Assuming i get WLed and not rejected.. lol


At this point there are no spots left. Give it a few weeks after the deposit deadline (tomorrow) and see what happens.


+1 I'm sure a ton of people had a really hard time choosing like me and waited to the last minute to make a choice. I predict big things next week.


Yes I am one of them lol.


Ha, every time someone who is EA Deferred calls they say "There ARE still seats open." But I agree. No movement (except reserve and dings) until next week.

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby Lermontov » Thu Apr 15, 2010 11:45 am

Withdrew. Good luck.

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Re: Cornell waiting room

Postby Mattalones » Thu Apr 15, 2010 12:25 pm

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