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8 hours ago, Powerlevel said:

Thanks for the info, @pearsonspectorlittup.

Does anyone know whether mature and/or special circumstances students are evaluated simultaneously to the regular category? It appeared that way in the descriptions of the rounds provided by UofT, but I know some Ontario schools examine their mature pools after extending offers to those in the regular one. I'm also curious because I've seen some mature students here with good stats and softs who haven't heard anything yet.

Either way, congrats to those who have offers.

UofT responsed that all complete applications will be considered at every round irrespective of access category

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Does anyone know if UofT ever makes offers in March  to people who took the December Lsat? I understand that “everyone is considered”, but... realistically speaking it can’t be a good sign... so is it customary for UofT to still make last minute offers to applicants who took the Lsat before February and I should sit tight, or should I already start making my peace with the rejection? 

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3 minutes ago, Slightlyconcerned said:

Does anyone know if UofT ever makes offers in March  to people who took the December Lsat? I understand that “everyone is considered”, but... realistically speaking it can’t be a good sign... so is it customary for UofT to still make last minute offers to applicants who took the Lsat before February and I should sit tight, or should I already start making my peace with the rejection? 

They have to be, because I'm sure they're waiting to see how many people from round 1 and 2 will reject offers. So, you're always being considered until you get that rejection e-mail. 

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On 1/26/2018 at 4:11 PM, Slightlyconcerned said:

Does anyone know if UofT ever makes offers in March  to people who took the December Lsat? I understand that “everyone is considered”, but... realistically speaking it can’t be a good sign... so is it customary for UofT to still make last minute offers to applicants who took the Lsat before February and I should sit tight, or should I already start making my peace with the rejection? 

 

On 1/26/2018 at 4:17 PM, jokesonyou said:

They have to be, because I'm sure they're waiting to see how many people from round 1 and 2 will reject offers. So, you're always being considered until you get that rejection e-mail. 

To add to this, I haven't 100% decided where I want to go yet and based on posts in the facebook group at least a few others are in the same boat. Don't give up yet!

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I got called on Jan 12 (hella procrastinated on posting here). OLSAS cGPA 3.49, L2 3.63, LSAT 171. Also completed the optional essay to explain my academic performance (I wasn't sure how competitive/not competitive my GPA is, so I wrote it for some peace of mind)

My softs are decent, nothing super wow-worthy, but I got 2 years of professional work experience which I wrote about in my main essay. I was definitely surprised to hear back from UofT as early as in January, but I guess this goes to show that the admissions committee does take into full consideration the non-quantified aspects of an application, i.e. essays and sketches/work experiences. Numbers on their own don't define the quality of an application, if they did I don't think I would've gotten in. Good luck to everyone waiting, hope you get the good news soon! 

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On 2/19/2018 at 1:38 AM, cherrytree said:

I got called on Jan 12 (hella procrastinated on posting here). OLSAS cGPA 3.49, L2 3.63, LSAT 171. Also completed the optional essay to explain my academic performance (I wasn't sure how competitive/not competitive my GPA is, so I wrote it for some peace of mind)

My softs are decent, nothing super wow-worthy, but I got 2 years of professional work experience which I wrote about in my main essay. I was definitely surprised to hear back from UofT as early as in January, but I guess this goes to show that the admissions committee does take into full consideration the non-quantified aspects of an application, i.e. essays and sketches/work experiences. Numbers on their own don't define the quality of an application, if they did I don't think I would've gotten in. Good luck to everyone waiting, hope you get the good news soon! 

your LSAT pretty much trumped everything in order for it be considered a quantifiable application (:

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JUST GOT THE CALL :) Didn't really expect to get in, but this is an amazing surprise

 

LSAT 163
cGPA/B3 3.86 

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37 minutes ago, LaFlame said:

JUST GOT THE CALL :) Didn't really expect to get in, but this is an amazing surprise

 

LSAT 163
cGPA/B3 3.86 

My guy! (even though I don't know you personally :lol:)

When does the offer expire? Apr 1?

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24 minutes ago, booker said:

When does the offer expire? Apr 1?

STRAIGHT UP! (yes) 

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Hey everyone! Got the call around an hour ago. Was really surprised, still can't believe it!

LSAT: 167, GPA B3: 3.75 

Best of luck to all those still waiting :)

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Got the call earlier this afternoon, still pretty surprised that I got in.

LSAT: 166, B3: 3.82(?)

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Just a head's up from the UofT admissions tumblr:

Decisions for this final round will be going out through the next week. All decisions for completed files will be given by March 26th, 2018: (1) Offer of admission, (2) Placed on a waitlist, (3) Not competitive for admission. 

http://84queenspark.tumblr.com/

 

Good luck for all those waiting! Rooting for ya.

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