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Anyone else get rejected from all the Ivies they applied to?

imathriverimathriver Posts: 217Registered User Junior Member
edited April 2012 in College Admissions
I got rejected from all the ivies I applied to.

UPenn, Brown, Princeton, and Cornell.

BUT I DONT CARE.

IM GOING TO JOHNS HOPKINS
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Replies to: Anyone else get rejected from all the Ivies they applied to?

  • tom1030tom1030 Posts: 156Registered User Junior Member
    This night will ruin many dreams and make many people sad...good thing you're not one of them.

    And really you shouldn't, since Johns Hopkins still kicks ass.
  • RBallard14RBallard14 Posts: 223Registered User Junior Member
    I was rejected from Yale and Princeton...waitlisted at dartmouth, and i STILL havent gotten my harvard email damnit.

    I'm either going to middlebury college or georgetown though, and I'm really happy with both of those
  • danhernandanhernan Posts: 264Registered User Junior Member
    Yeah I was rejected at all the ivys I applied to.
    Dartmouth
    That's it haha, just applied to one
  • MissIntellectMissIntellect Posts: 26Registered User New Member
    i did... (10 char)
  • noobcakenoobcake Posts: 1,736Registered User Senior Member
    Waitlisted: Penn, Cornell
    Basically reject anyways
  • johrjohr Posts: 98Registered User Junior Member
    Yale and Dartmouth, though I didn't expect to get into either. Yay possible-gap-year?
  • AdamanAdaman Posts: 291Registered User Junior Member
    Rejected from Dartmouth, Columbia, and Brown. I didn't really care, didn't expect to get in. I was more than happy with the choices I had. I'll be going to Reed, Oberlin, or Wesleyan (leaning towards Reed).
  • Spartan454Spartan454 Posts: 30Registered User Junior Member
    yep, plus five other schools. o joy.
  • ee33eeee33ee Posts: 644Registered User Member
    I did.

    I wish I could say I didn't care.. IF ONLY CHICAGO WOULD LET ME OFF THEIR WAITLIST :(
  • shasheenmachineshasheenmachine Posts: 98Registered User Junior Member
    Rejected from Penn ED and now Brown RD. I don't mind since that's what I was expecting! Probably end up at Gettysburg or UMich, maybe Northwestern/BC if I get off their wait lists.
  • salamandersalamander Posts: 444Registered User Member
    Yes, but I only applied to one (Columbia).
  • House of LondonHouse of London Posts: 1,268- Senior Member
    Columbia didn't bring me much joy either in December.
  • burnitblueburnitblue Posts: 522Registered User Member
    All my friends who applied to Ivies didn't get in. Some applied to four, others just to one. One girl from my school got into Brown, that's it.
  • khrushchevtmkhrushchevtm Posts: 220Registered User Junior Member
    Someone, who shall not be named is a prestige whore. She applied to HYP, Dartmouth, Columbia, Brown, Rice, and Stanford. She was waitlisted at Rice and rejected from Stanford. AND, since she hasn't posted any exciting news for some time, I'm assuming she was rejected from all of the Ivies she applied to.

    She had NO safeties.
    So you all shouldn't worry as long as you got into one school.
    She's third in our class, member of the drill team, excellent GPA, Ivy-average SATs, little ECs other than drill team and Mu Alpha Theta/UIL, no leadership positions, little community service, and basically rode the salutorian's coattails (she got accepted to Yale early decision)

    Now she has a big 0 for acceptances.
    Lesson for the day: use a safety net, don't be a prestige whore, and be realistic.
  • concretejungleconcretejungle Posts: 633Registered User Member
    Yep.

    Going to Northwestern now.

    unlessuchicagoacceptsmeofftheirwaitlist.
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