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NYU - I'm confused

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Re: NYU - I'm confused
« Reply #40 on: April 11, 2005, 06:59:20 PM »
Not to freak everyone out, but I just got my waitlist letter today.  Not trying to be arrogant, but I can't help but say I was a little surprised.  (I don't know whether to feel cheated by NYU or exceptionally grateful for Columbia - which of course I do feel grateful for regardless!)  In any case, it's a good thing I fell in love with Columbia while I was there or I would be totally bummed ;D

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Re: NYU - I'm confused
« Reply #41 on: April 11, 2005, 07:07:08 PM »
based on xoxo and LSN, it looks like NYU sent out a bunch of rejections and waitlists recently.

Re: NYU - I'm confused
« Reply #42 on: April 11, 2005, 07:13:47 PM »
Not to freak everyone out, but I just got my waitlist letter today.  Not trying to be arrogant, but I can't help but say I was a little surprised.  (I don't know whether to feel cheated by NYU or exceptionally grateful for Columbia - which of course I do feel grateful for regardless!)  In any case, it's a good thing I fell in love with Columbia while I was there or I would be totally bummed ;D

Wow, there's no reason you should have been waitlisted, but you may very well be better off at Columbia anyway.

Re: NYU - I'm confused
« Reply #43 on: April 12, 2005, 01:57:52 PM »
Not to freak everyone out, but I just got my waitlist letter today.  Not trying to be arrogant, but I can't help but say I was a little surprised.  (I don't know whether to feel cheated by NYU or exceptionally grateful for Columbia - which of course I do feel grateful for regardless!)  In any case, it's a good thing I fell in love with Columbia while I was there or I would be totally bummed ;D

Wow, I'm sorry, that's so bizarre.  Okay, I officially don't understand this process. 

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Re: NYU - I'm confused
« Reply #44 on: April 12, 2005, 04:44:37 PM »
Ouch. You're almost definitely on a preferred slot on the waitlist, though. So, if NYU is your top choice, I'd put money on you getting in.

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Re: NYU - I'm confused
« Reply #45 on: April 12, 2005, 04:54:57 PM »
Not to freak everyone out, but I just got my waitlist letter today.  Not trying to be arrogant, but I can't help but say I was a little surprised.  (I don't know whether to feel cheated by NYU or exceptionally grateful for Columbia - which of course I do feel grateful for regardless!)  In any case, it's a good thing I fell in love with Columbia while I was there or I would be totally bummed ;D

I'm guessing Harvard, Yale, NYU were all because you're a music major and applied in january in the case of NYU. Though still quite surprising about NYU.

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Re: NYU - I'm confused
« Reply #46 on: April 12, 2005, 04:55:58 PM »
I don't know whether being a music major would help or hurt. If they're truly going after diversity in all respects...

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Re: NYU - I'm confused
« Reply #47 on: April 12, 2005, 07:58:43 PM »
Not to freak everyone out, but I just got my waitlist letter today.  Not trying to be arrogant, but I can't help but say I was a little surprised.  (I don't know whether to feel cheated by NYU or exceptionally grateful for Columbia - which of course I do feel grateful for regardless!)  In any case, it's a good thing I fell in love with Columbia while I was there or I would be totally bummed ;D

I'm guessing Harvard, Yale, NYU were all because you're a music major and applied in january in the case of NYU. Though still quite surprising about NYU.

Well, I actually applied in December...just didn't go complete until January.  As for music....who knows.  I don't regret my major and it wasn't easy, but if that makes them like me less, so be it.  I honestly think it has something to do with my less than prestigious unknown little college.