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Official Stanford 2014 Waitlist Discussion

taichi2000taichi2000 Posts: 98Registered User Junior Member
edited June 2010 in Stanford University
Just to discuss this year.
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Replies to: Official Stanford 2014 Waitlist Discussion

  • LeidolonLeidolon Posts: 37Registered User Junior Member
    Ah, has anyone else been stressing out in the last few days? This past month I've been pretty much putting it at the side, being aware that our chances are low to none, but within the last two or three days I've been thinking about it a lot (too much for sure; my dream last night was about it).
  • taichi2000taichi2000 Posts: 98Registered User Junior Member
    I'm not too worried. I guess I'm just interested in seeing how it will all turnout, but I do agree with you, this year it doesn't seem like Stanford will pull many if any from the wait list. I'm pretty occupied with activities, so that might be a stress reliever.
  • akman159akman159 Posts: 75Registered User Junior Member
    Estimate for number of waitlistees admitted. Go!
  • taichi2000taichi2000 Posts: 98Registered User Junior Member
    50

    10 Char
  • ThemustThemust Posts: 95Registered User Junior Member
    So, out of curiosity, where did you guys/gals submit your deposit money? For me, it's UC Berkeley.
  • LeidolonLeidolon Posts: 37Registered User Junior Member
    I submitted mine at the University of Minnesota - Twin Cities.
  • mattmorenzmattmorenz Posts: 44Registered User Junior Member
    UCLA! :) But if I get off the waitlist at Stanford... who knows what I'll do.
  • stridegumisbeststridegumisbest Posts: 208Registered User Junior Member
    princeton (: so im happy either way!
  • taichi2000taichi2000 Posts: 98Registered User Junior Member
    I submitted my deposit in Columbia
  • ThemustThemust Posts: 95Registered User Junior Member
    Is everyone still excited? May 7 is coming up!
  • harvard17harvard17 Posts: 549Registered User Member
    When the university in question is STANFORD, almost everyone would be excited!

    Hello everybody!!!
  • ThemustThemust Posts: 95Registered User Junior Member
    Hahaha, agreed. Hello, Harvard17!
  • harvard17harvard17 Posts: 549Registered User Member
    Hello, with warm wishes and crossed fingers, Themust!

    Will we be informed via email of Stanford's decision to move to the waitlist or will there be a public announcement for the same?
  • ThemustThemust Posts: 95Registered User Junior Member
    If I'm not mistaken, they will start releasing decisions anytime from May 7 to July 1. It's pretty much like a rolling admissions now. Correct me if I'm wrong.
  • LeidolonLeidolon Posts: 37Registered User Junior Member
    Looking at last year's admission news, they first announced they were taking students from the waitlist on May 7th, but didn't start sending the emails until May 12th. Other waitlistees were emailed that they were on the extended waitlist, and on May 27th the last round of admitted waitlist students were contacted.

    On a slightly related note: The director of admission Shawn Abbott has just announced he has resigned and it will be effective on May 14th! I hope this doesn't signify/change anything for the waitlist. Here's the article about it.
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