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U Texas Ding
« on: November 27, 2004, 10:34:49 AM »
Well, this was number two. I guess the texas school system has big love for me.

10 more to go; three reaches, four targets, three safeties.

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Re: U Texas Ding
« Reply #1 on: November 27, 2004, 10:41:06 AM »
How did you get the news?  Mail or Email?
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Re: U Texas Ding
« Reply #2 on: November 27, 2004, 10:41:11 AM »
Hey, I'm sorry. But hang in there; it's tough getting dings first, but you'll get in at one of your schools. Worst case scenario, that's what the safeties are for...
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Re: U Texas Ding
« Reply #3 on: November 27, 2004, 10:45:14 AM »
How did you get the news? Mail or Email?

I checked the status page this morning.

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Re: U Texas Ding
« Reply #4 on: November 27, 2004, 12:34:47 PM »
I got the big ding too.

3.92,163 (non-Texas resident)

I was hoping that they would at least wait a little longer, getting a ding this early is no fun.

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Re: U Texas Ding
« Reply #5 on: November 27, 2004, 03:06:28 PM »
I got the rejection letter as well. 3.84, 162, non-resident  :-\

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Re: U Texas Ding
« Reply #6 on: November 28, 2004, 07:55:06 AM »
Yeah, it kind of just slaps you in the face when you update the page.

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Re: U Texas Ding
« Reply #7 on: November 28, 2004, 08:26:05 AM »
So how long did it take for them to ding you? I just checked my page and it just says Current File Status: Your application is complete...received on nov 17th and is being considered for early decision.

I'd like to get my first ding out of the way...at least I assume that's what it'll be. 
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Re: U Texas Ding
« Reply #8 on: November 28, 2004, 09:07:46 AM »
Hang in there, being a non-resident, you already have two strikes against you.

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Re: U Texas Ding
« Reply #9 on: November 28, 2004, 11:57:17 AM »
Wow!  I guess being a resident v. a non-resident really does make a big difference!  They claim that it doesn't, but considering that yall were rejected with numbers higher than several of the people that were deferred (according to LSNumbers) I am inclined to think that it obviously does matter.
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