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Anybody get their Columbia "reserve" letter in the mail today?

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Who here knows the difference between "reserve" and "waitlist" from Columbia? (other than the "reserve" isn't ranked) Which is better, and how do they decide between putting someone on "reserve" and placing someone on the waitlist?


Nizzy

Re: Anybody get their Columbia "reserve" letter in the mail today?
« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2005, 03:11:36 AM »
Who here knows the difference between "reserve" and "waitlist" from Columbia? (other than the "reserve" isn't ranked) Which is better, and how do they decide between putting someone on "reserve" and placing someone on the waitlist?



Pretty sure the reserve is just columbia's special name for their wailist.

Re: Anybody get their Columbia "reserve" letter in the mail today?
« Reply #2 on: May 26, 2005, 10:30:18 AM »
Who here knows the difference between "reserve" and "waitlist" from Columbia? (other than the "reserve" isn't ranked) Which is better, and how do they decide between putting someone on "reserve" and placing someone on the waitlist?



Pretty sure the reserve is just columbia's special name for their wailist.

Has anyone heard anything about the Columbia reserve list recently?  I dont remember what they said in their letter about a timeframe, but was hoping that maybe someone on LSD had talked to the admissions office about it in the past couple of weeks...?

Re: Anybody get their Columbia "reserve" letter in the mail today?
« Reply #3 on: May 26, 2005, 10:54:10 AM »
Who here knows the difference between "reserve" and "waitlist" from Columbia? (other than the "reserve" isn't ranked) Which is better, and how do they decide between putting someone on "reserve" and placing someone on the waitlist?



Pretty sure the reserve is just columbia's special name for their wailist.

Has anyone heard anything about the Columbia reserve list recently?  I dont remember what they said in their letter about a timeframe, but was hoping that maybe someone on LSD had talked to the admissions office about it in the past couple of weeks...?

I don't think they're even looking at us until June.

Nizzy

Re: Anybody get their Columbia "reserve" letter in the mail today?
« Reply #4 on: May 27, 2005, 01:05:21 AM »
Who here knows the difference between "reserve" and "waitlist" from Columbia? (other than the "reserve" isn't ranked) Which is better, and how do they decide between putting someone on "reserve" and placing someone on the waitlist?



Pretty sure the reserve is just columbia's special name for their wailist.

Has anyone heard anything about the Columbia reserve list recently?  I dont remember what they said in their letter about a timeframe, but was hoping that maybe someone on LSD had talked to the admissions office about it in the past couple of weeks...?

I don't think they're even looking at us until June.

Indeed

Re: Anybody get their Columbia "reserve" letter in the mail today?
« Reply #5 on: June 08, 2005, 10:28:39 AM »
I just called the Admissions Office.  The woman I spoke with said that the review process of reserve candidates has begun, but no decisions have been sent yet.  Also, we should "hear something by the end of the month".  Fingers crossed....

jebus

Re: Anybody get their Columbia "reserve" letter in the mail today?
« Reply #6 on: June 08, 2005, 10:38:52 AM »
I just called the Admissions Office.  The woman I spoke with said that the review process of reserve candidates has begun, but no decisions have been sent yet.  Also, we should "hear something by the end of the month".  Fingers crossed....

Thanks for the info... ditto on the fingers.

Re: Anybody get their Columbia "reserve" letter in the mail today?
« Reply #7 on: June 08, 2005, 12:10:52 PM »
I just called the Admissions Office.  The woman I spoke with said that the review process of reserve candidates has begun, but no decisions have been sent yet.  Also, we should "hear something by the end of the month".  Fingers crossed....

Thanks for the info... ditto on the fingers.

Yeah, thanks for the info. I want this to be over with.

Re: Anybody get their Columbia "reserve" letter in the mail today?
« Reply #8 on: June 09, 2005, 01:48:45 PM »
Man, talk about dream come true, I would give anything to go to that school.

Re: Anybody get their Columbia "reserve" letter in the mail today?
« Reply #9 on: June 14, 2005, 08:49:40 AM »
I just called the Admissions Office.  The woman I spoke with said that the review process of reserve candidates has begun, but no decisions have been sent yet.  Also, we should "hear something by the end of the month".  Fingers crossed....

Everyone should hear by the end of the month, or just those who are accepted?