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waitlisted on the 22nd. no email.

cgpa: 3.42

l2: 3.65

lsat: 160. 

not hopeful but i've been accepted at queens so not too worried!

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Sorry, probably a dumb question, but Osgoode knows about the July 3rd deadline, right? Like, I’ve had to provisionally accept another school, but that’ll become a firm acceptance on July 3rd - and from my understanding, that means I (and anyone else in the same situation) will be removed from the Osgoode waitlist without further consideration, right? One of my friends suggested I call Osgoode to make sure but... they would know about that already, right?

Edit: I just realized I ended every sentence with the word, “right?”. Sorry about that. Guess the nerves are getting to me, haha.

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39 minutes ago, OptimistPenguin said:

Sorry, probably a dumb question, but Osgoode knows about the July 3rd deadline, right? Like, I’ve had to provisionally accept another school, but that’ll become a firm acceptance on July 3rd - and from my understanding, that means I (and anyone else in the same situation) will be removed from the Osgoode waitlist without further consideration, right? One of my friends suggested I call Osgoode to make sure but... they would know about that already, right?

Edit: I just realized I ended every sentence with the word, “right?”. Sorry about that. Guess the nerves are getting to me, haha.

Yes they do know about it. If you want to inquire about your status on the waitlist, you can call and ask them. But bear in mind they know you’ve provisionally accepted elsewhere, so if they were prepared to make you an offer, they would likely have done it already. I mean, there’s still some time, but my point is, you should manage your expectations. 

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does anyone know as to whether or not there will be some movement off the wait-list? I've called a couple times and sent an email, but haven't been able to connect with them.

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5 hours ago, runofthemill said:

does anyone know as to whether or not there will be some movement off the wait-list? I've called a couple times and sent an email, but haven't been able to connect with them.

Same. Two email attempts, no reply back

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On 2018-05-24 at 10:30 AM, harrypotterfan said:

Waitlisted as of yesterday, apparently but didn’t see it until today. No email, just saw it on OASIS. Kind of exciting since I have been straight up rejected from them a couple times already.

3.55 cGPA, 3.88 B2L2 (if that even matters) and 150 (Dec 2014) 152 (Feb 2015) and 157 (Feb 2018)

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Did you get in anywhere?

If not, I suggest you rewrite and try to break through 160

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2 hours ago, Luckycharm said:

Did you get in anywhere?

If not, I suggest you rewrite and try to break through 160

Thanks! I appreciate the advice. I did get in Ottawa so that’s it for me! :)

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3 hours ago, harrypotterfan said:

Thanks! I appreciate the advice. I did get in Ottawa so that’s it for me! :)

You can wait till first week of July

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On 2018-06-18 at 6:47 PM, Ryn said:

 

Yes they do know about it. If you want to inquire about your status on the waitlist, you can call and ask them. But bear in mind they know you’ve provisionally accepted elsewhere, so if they were prepared to make you an offer, they would likely have done it already. I mean, there’s still some time, but my point is, you should manage your expectations. 

Thanks @Ryn, maybe I’ll try that - though I was told that Osgoode doesn’t rank their waitlist, so I’m not sure if they’d be able to tell me my status. Either way, unfortunately, you make a good point about managing my expectations; I don’t want to give up hope, but I guess I may have to switch from an “optimist” penguin to a realist one. Still gonna keep the flippers crossed though.

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4 hours ago, jklee1987 said:

Will there be any movement off from waitlist..? Seems like u of ottawa is very active 

I doubt much if any, the 4 sections have been generated at this point and the incoming class has been divided up, there was one person in 2015 who got in off the waitlist deep in August but I think that's a rare case and most years show no movement after mid July, I wouldn't plan on it at this point 

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15 minutes ago, OldOne said:

I'm tripping on tumbleweeds on this waitlist.

Is there a particular reason to assume that the waitlist is active and moving at this point?

Just a heads up, orientation week is almost done, and our classes have already begun. The deadline to pay for the first part of the tuition has also passed

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16 hours ago, Timmies123 said:

Is there a particular reason to assume that the waitlist is active and moving at this point?

Just a heads up, orientation week is almost done, and our classes have already begun. The deadline to pay for the first part of the tuition has also passed

No. Except that they haven't officially rejected me...hence the tumbleweeds.

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2 hours ago, OldOne said:

No. Except that they haven't officially rejected me...hence the tumbleweeds.

they haven't officially rejected too. I was on the 2012 wait list

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2 hours ago, Luckycharm said:

they haven't officially rejected too. I was on the 2012 wait list

Well  I'm not holding my breath, unless they want me to, to get in.

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