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Post by opj2002 » Fri Jun 05, 2009 3:43 pm

enygma wrote:I wrote a northwestern waitlist haiku:

summer waitlist strife
endless desire, constant thought
let me in, you fucks
LOCI material right there

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Post by Cruiser109 » Fri Jun 05, 2009 5:19 pm

enygma wrote:enygma wrote:
I wrote a northwestern waitlist haiku:

summer waitlist strife
endless desire, constant thought
let me in, you fucks


LOCI material right there
lmao, my thoughts exactly... love it

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Post by gilchristh » Fri Jun 05, 2009 5:21 pm

Alright, withdrawal email sent (with one noted shout-out). Hope it helps someone here! G'luck, gang...

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Post by tagc » Fri Jun 05, 2009 8:26 pm

You are a good man.

What is this "shout-out" you are referring to?

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Post by gilchristh » Fri Jun 05, 2009 8:54 pm

tagc wrote:You are a good man.

What is this "shout-out" you are referring to?
I'm actually a woman, but you'd have no way of knowing that, so no worries... and after thanking him for the opportunity, I mentioned that I wanted to email in my withdrawal so the spot could be immediately freed up for someone waiting because I knew from a message board that there were many people who really want the spot.

Just an idea, but now might be a great time to start a thread entitled "Why I love Northwestern Law, would be a great fit there, and should be granted admission from the waitlist." Be sure to include some hints so they can identify you. After all, if NU Law admissions is on Twitter, why wouldn't they be on here, too?

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Post by animalcrkrs » Sat Jun 06, 2009 1:42 am

They definitely are on here. Or at least the twitter person. The number of times that the twitter post is a direct response to the rash of neuroticism on this board is too eerily uncanny not to be related.

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Post by sjp08 » Tue Jun 09, 2009 11:36 am

So, my application was complete in December and my waitlist letter was JUST posted on the status check site. I think it's something like 5 or 6 days to get the waitlist for back in. Was that a joke? So much for an 8 week (or even close to an 8 week) turnaround for a decision.

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Post by opj2002 » Tue Jun 09, 2009 12:02 pm

sjp08 wrote:So, my application was complete in December and my waitlist letter was JUST posted on the status check site. I think it's something like 5 or 6 days to get the waitlist for back in. Was that a joke? So much for an 8 week (or even close to an 8 week) turnaround for a decision.
you were probably placed on-hold (waiting for final decision) prior to the final decision of WL.

how it progressed with me at least

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Post by sjp08 » Tue Jun 09, 2009 12:26 pm

opj2002 wrote:
sjp08 wrote:So, my application was complete in December and my waitlist letter was JUST posted on the status check site. I think it's something like 5 or 6 days to get the waitlist for back in. Was that a joke? So much for an 8 week (or even close to an 8 week) turnaround for a decision.
you were probably placed on-hold (waiting for final decision) prior to the final decision of WL.

how it progressed with me at least
Possible... only I had no correspondence from them since December. If I was placed on hold, they never told me that.

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Post by bluedee » Wed Jun 10, 2009 1:55 pm

Hi all. I figured I would join the waitlist crew, since I still have hope that one day I will receive an e-mail stating that I too have been admitted.

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Post by waitwatchers » Fri Jun 12, 2009 1:53 pm

[/fingerscrossed] More acceptances today? [/endfingerscrossed]

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Post by ecclaw07 » Fri Jun 12, 2009 1:56 pm

waitwatchers wrote:[/fingerscrossed] More acceptances today? [/endfingerscrossed]
Hmm. How long did the recent admits have to make a decision/send in a deposit? That might help us figure out if it's a possibility...

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Post by animalcrkrs » Fri Jun 12, 2009 1:58 pm

ecclaw07 wrote:
waitwatchers wrote:[/fingerscrossed] More acceptances today? [/endfingerscrossed]
Hmm. How long did the recent admits have to make a decision/send in a deposit? That might help us figure out if it's a possibility...
I got in last Thursday (I think the latest batch) and we had until today to submit the deposit--so my guess would be middle of next week for another round?

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Post by enygma » Fri Jun 12, 2009 3:07 pm

i wish we need a thread that's just for announcing that you get in. i have a heart attack every time this thread is updated after a decently sized break.

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Post by jewelta » Fri Jun 12, 2009 3:20 pm

enygma wrote:i think we need a thread that's just for announcing that you get in. i have a heart attack every time this thread is updated after a decently sized break.
+1

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Post by naturalexponent » Fri Jun 12, 2009 3:25 pm

enygma wrote:i wish we need a thread that's just for announcing that you get in. i have a heart attack every time this thread is updated after a decently sized break.
+1 here too

although i'm not helping by pushing this thread up to the top again... :X

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Post by rayiner » Fri Jun 12, 2009 5:46 pm

In via e-mail just now. High-LSAT/low-GPA splitter + 2 years WE.

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Post by Phlash58 » Fri Jun 12, 2009 5:48 pm

rayiner wrote:In via e-mail just now. High-LSAT/low-GPA splitter + 2 years WE.
Grats man

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Post by animalcrkrs » Fri Jun 12, 2009 5:50 pm

congrats!!
think you'll go or will there be a huge VS. decision thread up?

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Post by Lizface killah » Fri Jun 12, 2009 5:50 pm

rayiner wrote:In via e-mail just now. High-LSAT/low-GPA splitter + 2 years WE.
Yay!!!! Classmates after all!!!

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Post by Pyros » Fri Jun 12, 2009 5:52 pm

I just wrote them to turn down their offer... felt like something died within me.

On a more pleasant note - congrats rayiner. I know how much you wanted this.

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Post by rayiner » Fri Jun 12, 2009 5:57 pm

animalcrkrs wrote:congrats!!
think you'll go or will there be a huge VS. decision thread up?
I'm going to be at the beach all weekend. There will be a decision thread on monday.

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Post by Lizface killah » Fri Jun 12, 2009 5:57 pm

rayiner wrote:
animalcrkrs wrote:congrats!!
think you'll go or will there be a huge VS. decision thread up?
I'm going to be at the beach all weekend. There will be a decision thread on monday.
I thought that NU was your No.1?

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Post by rayiner » Fri Jun 12, 2009 5:58 pm

Lizface killah wrote:
rayiner wrote:
animalcrkrs wrote:congrats!!
think you'll go or will there be a huge VS. decision thread up?
I'm going to be at the beach all weekend. There will be a decision thread on monday.
I thought that NU was your No.1?
I wouldn't be paying cost of living at GULC. I <3 NU, but I don't know if I <3 by $60k more..

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