Anybody heard back from SMU?

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jadedV

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by jadedV » Fri Mar 13, 2009 2:50 pm

Admitted kids: Did you all get your letters with your SMU ID and email addresses? I'm surprised how happy an SMU email address has made me... and I haven't even committed yet!

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by kimberbug » Fri Mar 13, 2009 4:01 pm

When did you recieve your e-mail? I'm just wondering when I should expect mine.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by cachua » Fri Mar 13, 2009 4:17 pm

it's not an e-mail. they send a letter to your home address (which is a problem for me since i'm at school) with instructions on how to log-in. and i got mine on wednesday.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by nontradintexas » Fri Mar 13, 2009 4:47 pm

jadedV wrote:Admitted kids: Did you all get your letters with your SMU ID and email addresses? I'm surprised how happy an SMU email address has made me... and I haven't even committed yet!

+1. Also, driving up to Dallas this weekend to look around for real estate, get a feel for campus, etc. Anyone know where I can score SMU Law apparel?? :D

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by Alison585 » Fri Mar 13, 2009 5:39 pm

Has anyone received a phone call today from SMU? Or has anyone's status checker changed today?

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by OasisFan » Fri Mar 13, 2009 5:45 pm

Alison585 wrote:Has anyone received a phone call today from SMU? Or has anyone's status checker changed today?
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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by jadedV » Fri Mar 13, 2009 6:56 pm

cachua wrote:it's not an e-mail. they send a letter to your home address (which is a problem for me since i'm at school) with instructions on how to log-in. and i got mine on wednesday.
It's an SMU email address. The letter they send to you has the log on and your SMU ID.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by paraducks » Fri Mar 13, 2009 7:12 pm

the smu bookstore that's run by barnes and noble. it's on mockingbird ln next to la madeline.
nontradintexas wrote:
jadedV wrote:Admitted kids: Did you all get your letters with your SMU ID and email addresses? I'm surprised how happy an SMU email address has made me... and I haven't even committed yet!

+1. Also, driving up to Dallas this weekend to look around for real estate, get a feel for campus, etc. Anyone know where I can score SMU Law apparel?? :D

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by bcb1986 » Fri Mar 13, 2009 9:11 pm

I got the first letter with my password and e-mail, but I haven't received the second with the ID number yet.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by masondixon » Fri Mar 13, 2009 10:23 pm

I hope you all know how jealous I am of y'all. It seems like I have been held for further review for decades.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by DMNeece » Fri Mar 13, 2009 10:26 pm

masondixon wrote:I hope you all know how jealous I am of y'all. It seems like I have been held for further review for decades.

I know what ya mean, this wait is terrible...If I don't hear by April, I'm not sure what to do about my other seat deposits...

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by argentinabrends » Sat Mar 14, 2009 1:25 am

y'all i STILL have not heard back and applied in december and I GO TO SMU! Thank goodness I'm already in at my top choice otherwise this would be cutting it pretty close...

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by OasisFan » Sat Mar 14, 2009 2:15 pm

+1 on being jealous of those already admitted...I am anxiously awaiting something :x

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by chadwick218 » Sat Mar 14, 2009 3:51 pm

I applied in November ... enough is enough, I have withdrawn. Every other school that I applied to prior to December of 2008 has gotten back with me except for SMU.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by jtw1386 » Sat Mar 14, 2009 6:47 pm

I don't think I would withdraw. I applied in November, and even though I got into SMU, I still haven't heard anything from a lot of schools. I haven't even heard a word from South Texas since the end of January, and I though that would be a quick response. I would just wait, they will give a decision or put you on the waitlist, which isn't fun either. But that's just my opinion.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by Archon D: terrorface » Sat Mar 14, 2009 6:53 pm

Chad, you're probably going to be admitted with serious cash money. If Texas is your market, I'd strongly reconsider withdrawing prematurely.

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Also, unless something drastic changes (like you break 170+ on your LSAT or do some other type of remarkable extracurricular thing) you can probably expect the same, if not more competitive admissions this following cycle. Just my 2 cents.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by OasisFan » Sun Mar 15, 2009 1:56 pm

LSN shows somebody got into SMU march 13th into the PT program...I was wondering if anyone has heard anything this weekend?

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by pastorjohn27 » Mon Mar 16, 2009 2:54 pm

Scholarship! Hooray money!

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by smiley26 » Mon Mar 16, 2009 4:13 pm

maybe this is the week...

oh please oh please!

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by OasisFan » Mon Mar 16, 2009 4:18 pm

smiley26 wrote:maybe this is the week...

oh please oh please!
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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by OasisFan » Mon Mar 16, 2009 4:21 pm

Someone on LSN is reporting that they got accepted today...but it doesn't say how, maybe it was through snail mail?

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by sarfk82 » Mon Mar 16, 2009 4:32 pm

+1 today. Phone call.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by OasisFan » Mon Mar 16, 2009 4:36 pm

sarfk82 wrote:+1 today. Phone call.
Did your online status say "Decision Rendered"? Mine still hasn't been updated since 01/29/09 and it says "Held for further review"

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by sarfk82 » Mon Mar 16, 2009 4:52 pm

Wow, just checked my email and noticed that for some reason they've had issues sending me emails. So I don't really have a way to check that information.

Not sure why they have an issue with it since they were able to send an email to notify me about it in the first place... oh well.

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Re: Anybody heard back from SMU?

Post by OasisFan » Mon Mar 16, 2009 5:51 pm

you can go to SMU's website and check your status check (that is assuming you know your login info and stuff)

Seriously? What are you waiting for?

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