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1 minute ago, krnprykt said:

I heard back from Ottawa in December, and Queen's two days ago.

You will be fine but just need to wait longer.

And Ottawa and Queen's like your PS better. :)

 

 

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7 minutes ago, NeverGiveUp said:

You will be fine but just need to wait longer.

And Ottawa and Queen's like your PS better. :)

 

 

Maybe you're right. 

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On 1/29/2019 at 1:47 PM, criss990 said:

Hi folks,

I'm writing because I'm nervous I made a huge error on my PS or some other part of my application. I have a 3.63 CGPA with a 3.7 this year first semester and a 170 LSAT. I also have strong ECs/sketch. Any thoughts on my chances this cycle for Osgoode? I thought my stats/profile were good enough for at least round 2 admissions yet here I am... I thought I had a strong PS and references but I feel like maybe I missed something that's thrown my application to the bottom of the pile.

 

Any thoughts would be very much appreciated! Good luck to all!

I'm curious, have you gotten in yet? I received an acceptance from Osgoode Thursday morning with the same LSAT and a much lower GPA. I'm truly sorry if you haven't heard back yet, but I'm sure you will soon with those stats!

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5 hours ago, LoblawLawBlog said:

I'm curious, have you gotten in yet? I received an acceptance from Osgoode Thursday morning with the same LSAT and a much lower GPA. I'm truly sorry if you haven't heard back yet, but I'm sure you will soon with those stats!

Nope, still nothing. Kinda depressing haha.

 

Hopefully soon!

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On 1/31/2019 at 12:37 AM, e0813 said:

I’m shocked you haven’t heard back yet tbh! It kinda makes me feel better when I hear of others in this situation because it makes me less worried that there was something inherently wrong with my app! I have a 3.99 cgpa with a 4.0 L2 and a 160 and I’ve heard back from every school I applied to on the first day of acceptances (even U of T which shocked me) but still not Oz even though I’ve been in queue since mid November. But I also know of a few others with similar stats to mine or better who haven’t heard back from Oz yet either if that helps you feel better! I even felt like I had strong ECs and PS (especially if it got me into U of T with my lsat 😂) but I mean I guess I’ll have to just wait and see! It’s still pretty early in the cycle though so hopefully we hear back soon! Good luck :) 

did you provisionally accept your offer to anywhere else? my friend has very similar stats to you (slightly lower gpa, but slightly higher lsat) and hasn't been accepted either but she provisionally accepted her offer to McGill (or whatever the equivalent is called). Wondering if that has anything to do with it?

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On 1/31/2019 at 10:55 AM, Beans2018 said:

What would I say though? Why haven't I been accepted? Also, when I try accessing OASIS on my phone I get an error message saying the document has been deleted but I can access it on my phone. Is this worth shooting an email to Oz or will I be wasting their time?

Check your spam email folder

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On 2/6/2019 at 8:08 PM, Mandy555 said:

did you provisionally accept your offer to anywhere else? my friend has very similar stats to you (slightly lower gpa, but slightly higher lsat) and hasn't been accepted either but she provisionally accepted her offer to McGill (or whatever the equivalent is called). Wondering if that has anything to do with it?

I hadn’t provisionally accepted anywhere! But I checked OASIS and realized I actually had an offer but just hadn’t got an email!? So weird right!? Looks like I was stressing for nothing! 

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52 minutes ago, e0813 said:

I hadn’t provisionally accepted anywhere! But I checked OASIS and realized I actually had an offer but just hadn’t got an email!? So weird right!? Looks like I was stressing for nothing! 

Call them

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32 minutes ago, Luckycharm said:

Call them

The offer is on both OLSAS and OASIS! Do you think I still should? 

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16 minutes ago, e0813 said:

The offer is on both OLSAS and OASIS! Do you think I still should? 

Yes, the email has a lot of information in it that you might find useful, including an electronic admissions booklet. I also got a follow up email with important information about the ICLP program that required following up within a strict timeline, so that may be applicable to you as well. In general it's typically better to have all the relevant info too rather than risk getting by without it, y'know?

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1 hour ago, Luckycharm said:

No then

On another topic, when should I start feeling worried about not hearing back from them?

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2 hours ago, mett said:

Yes, the email has a lot of information in it that you might find useful, including an electronic admissions booklet. I also got a follow up email with important information about the ICLP program that required following up within a strict timeline, so that may be applicable to you as well. In general it's typically better to have all the relevant info too rather than risk getting by without it, y'know?

Good point!! I will definitely do that, thanks! :)

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10 hours ago, mett said:

Yes, the email has a lot of information in it that you might find useful, including an electronic admissions booklet. I also got a follow up email with important information about the ICLP program that required following up within a strict timeline, so that may be applicable to you as well. In general it's typically better to have all the relevant info too rather than risk getting by without it, y'know?

Hey, I just received only one email that informed me I was accepted and I would receive my formal letter of admission shortly. But not only did I not see anything like  an electronic admissions booklet attached to that email, but also did I not receive a a follow up email with important information about the ICLP program(btw,what is  this program?). Besides, I am still waiting for my formal letter(but this may because I'm an international student and it took months for the mailing time?). I don't know whether I should write to the admission officer about this. Does someone else meets the same situation like me?

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1 hour ago, Nachklang said:

Hey, I just received only one email that informed me I was accepted and I would receive my formal letter of admission shortly. But not only did I not see anything like  an electronic admissions booklet attached to that email, but also did I not receive a a follow up email with important information about the ICLP program(btw,what is  this program?). Besides, I am still waiting for my formal letter(but this may because I'm an international student and it took months for the mailing time?). I don't know whether I should write to the admission officer about this. Does someone else meets the same situation like me?

Same here! I received the initial email which included some information on dates and accepting the offer but in general it had minimal information. I didn't receive any electronic booklet or anything about the ICLP (income contingent loan program) but I did receive an email about bursaries and upcoming events. Maybe the email about ICLP was only sent to people who qualified for it based on financial needs?

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17 minutes ago, sf20 said:

Same here! I received the initial email which included some information on dates and accepting the offer but in general it had minimal information. I didn't receive any electronic booklet or anything about the ICLP (income contingent loan program) but I did receive an email about bursaries and upcoming events. Maybe the email about ICLP was only sent to people who qualified for it based on financial needs?

Sorry I forgot to mention I also received the email about upcoming events. And after I did a little research I find the ICLP is indeed about the bursary and loan funding, which means I don't need to worry about this.
So I just received two emails from Osgoode and one is an inform of admission while another is about the welcome events, both containing little information about what to do next. Oh I also got an greeting email from a student ambassador who said I can ask her anything I want to know. But after I wrote back to her, it has been 3 days and I didn't receive any reply from her. Plus the fact that I still didn't received my formal letter, it really makes me sort of anxious now. 

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3 hours ago, Nachklang said:

Hey, I just received only one email that informed me I was accepted and I would receive my formal letter of admission shortly. But not only did I not see anything like  an electronic admissions booklet attached to that email, but also did I not receive a a follow up email with important information about the ICLP program(btw,what is  this program?). Besides, I am still waiting for my formal letter(but this may because I'm an international student and it took months for the mailing time?). I don't know whether I should write to the admission officer about this. Does someone else meets the same situation like me?

2 hours ago, sf20 said:

Same here! I received the initial email which included some information on dates and accepting the offer but in general it had minimal information. I didn't receive any electronic booklet or anything about the ICLP (income contingent loan program) but I did receive an email about bursaries and upcoming events. Maybe the email about ICLP was only sent to people who qualified for it based on financial needs?

There was a link in my offer of admission email to the "electronic 2019-2020 Admissions
Package" (second paragraph in). That's weird if you didn't get that part though, the email I got was a generic, automatic one that was sent through OASIS, so I feel like most successful applicants would have been sent the exact same thing.

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14 minutes ago, mett said:

There was a link in my offer of admission email to the "electronic 2019-2020 Admissions
Package" (second paragraph in). That's weird if you didn't get that part though, the email I got was a generic, automatic one that was sent through OASIS, so I feel like most successful applicants would have been sent the exact same thing.

My email was also sent automatically by the Osgoode Hall Law School OASIS system, and it wrote "We are delighted to provide you with this electronic 2019-2020 Admissions Package, in which you will find important and helpful information about Osgoode's programs, faculty and student services." in paragraph 2. But I can't see any link around there, I just thought that the email itself was the so-called electronic package. However, your words indicates that there should be a link in paragraph 2, and it somehow disappeared in my email. That's so weird and what should I do???  Or, if the information showed by that link does not involve any of your privacy, could you please send the link address to me?

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