Anybody heard back from SMU?

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by Rocky Estoppel » Mon May 11, 2009 3:15 pm

Attorney2012 wrote:Just checked my status: Verdict = waitlisted :(
Everyone check now......
Nope...still "Application Completed"

So everyone thinks it's either waitlisted or rejected? No more acceptances?

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by gator08 » Mon May 11, 2009 3:15 pm

Waitlisted, pissed

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by OasisFan » Mon May 11, 2009 3:16 pm

anyone think they're going in alphabetical order or something??

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by txelle » Mon May 11, 2009 3:17 pm

still "held for further review"

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by smubound » Mon May 11, 2009 3:18 pm

Status checker - waitlisted

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by Attorney2012 » Mon May 11, 2009 3:20 pm

Definitely think either "waitlisted or rejected." The (hoped for) wave of acceptances dosen't seem to be happening....
kak23 wrote:
Attorney2012 wrote:Just checked my status: Verdict = waitlisted :(
Everyone check now......
Nope...still "Application Completed"

So everyone thinks it's either waitlisted or rejected? No more acceptances?

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by Soonergrad » Mon May 11, 2009 3:20 pm

Waitlisted

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by eamonbriggs08 » Mon May 11, 2009 3:29 pm

still nada.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by OasisFan » Mon May 11, 2009 3:31 pm

eamonbriggs08 wrote:still nada.
+1

Can't say i'm not disappointed that SMU left us hanging like this and that on judgment day all we have seen is waitlists...hopefully they will change the way this day is going.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by Rachyk » Mon May 11, 2009 3:32 pm

waitlisted as well. After this long of a wait I can't say that I am surprised. However, I figured my numbers were good enough at least for the part time program. Oh well.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by OasisFan » Mon May 11, 2009 3:34 pm

Rachyk wrote:waitlisted as well. After this long of a wait I can't say that I am surprised. However, I figured my numbers were good enough at least for the part time program. Oh well.
Well now I know for a fact that I'm screwed...they waitlisted a 3.8/160? I'm 3.66/159 so I guess i'm toast. Good luck to the rest of yall...I'm outta here

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by thucydides » Mon May 11, 2009 3:35 pm

My status checker still says complete. I'm a little worried that I'll be rejected now, since I thought my numbers (162, 3.5) were enough to get me a waitlist.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by txelle » Mon May 11, 2009 3:36 pm

nevermind, change that to waitlisted for me.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by penni_rose » Mon May 11, 2009 3:37 pm

To whoever asked, it says "decision rendered" for accepted students as well, but, I know in my case that the status changed after they called me.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by BigAristotle » Mon May 11, 2009 4:06 pm

Still 'Held for Further Review' on status checker. I don't think their doing it alphabetically, as I have a fairly early last name. The randomness is kind of weird. I'd prefer a Rejection over a Waitlist, simply because I don't think there's much I could do to get off the Waitlist, so would prefer to know upfront first.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by bill51 » Mon May 11, 2009 4:14 pm

Still "Held for Further Review" here.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by soccerchick47 » Mon May 11, 2009 4:23 pm

Waitlisted. And SO frustrated.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by Attorney2012 » Mon May 11, 2009 4:26 pm

Sorry to hear that :( Don't know what's going on w/ smu...they needed an extension then turned around to waitlist everyone...pretty sure they could have done that April 30th....
soccerchick47 wrote:Waitlisted. And SO frustrated.
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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by amatheus » Mon May 11, 2009 4:27 pm

Waitlisted. Anyone know the chances of getting in?

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by smubound » Mon May 11, 2009 4:27 pm

Exactly. Why didn't they waitlist everyone on 4/30?

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by smubound » Mon May 11, 2009 4:28 pm

How many waitlisters are going to wait?

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by BigAristotle » Mon May 11, 2009 4:32 pm

smubound wrote:Exactly. Why didn't they waitlist everyone on 4/30?
I think the general consensus on WHY they extended the date was to wait for more folks who put down multiple school seat deposits down to pull out, so that we wouldn't have to be waitlisted. Now, they haven't made any progress in that regard, so the waitlist is being handed out.

O wait...the process described was just like being on a waitlist, except for not telling us for 11 days.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by OasisFan » Mon May 11, 2009 4:45 pm

agreed...they are being SO Bushleague right now.

I wish I could just peek into their adcomm office and see what the heck they are thinking? :roll:

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by raoul79 » Mon May 11, 2009 4:47 pm

gonna ride the list... Anyone else?

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by soccerchick47 » Mon May 11, 2009 4:58 pm

Me too, at least for a little while...I need to make decisions at some point...

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