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Cornell Class of 2021 Guaranteed Transfer Discussion Thread

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Replies to: Cornell Class of 2021 Guaranteed Transfer Discussion Thread

  • 321college123321college123 Registered User Posts: 15 Junior Member
    edited April 3
    Does anyone have any knowledge on outcomes for people who did not meet the grade quotas? I had a lot of trouble this quarter and got a C+ in chem and bio, as well as a B- in another required class. Despite getting all As and Bs otherwise this also lowered my gpa to just below 3.

    Any ideas what this could mean for me? Should I send an email to try to explain my bad quarter, which should appear as an outlier?
  • idekidcidekidc Registered User Posts: 116 Junior Member
    @321college123 tbh, i would call them and let an admissions director from your college know ASAP. Especially since i feel like the GPA is the most important thing for them. Getting below the required GPA may get your application, not necessarily rejected, but be placed with the regular transfer applicants. This, of course, is only based on what past TO’s said on past threads, so take it with a grain of salt. Goodluck though!
  • HERCULES_HERCULESHERCULES_HERCULES Registered User Posts: 260 Junior Member
    edited April 3
    From what I’ve read they’ll probably put your application with the regular transfers. Even with that happening though, some GT/TO students still get in because Cornell gave you the TO/GT because you’re a great fit and they honestly want you.
  • mishk90mishk90 Registered User Posts: 395 Member
    Hey guys, anyone know when transfer applicants are supposed to hear back?
  • PugslifePugslife Registered User Posts: 89 Junior Member
    @mishk90 last years GT thread- Human Ecology starting hearing results on April 10 and ILRies on April 11 (the first wave)
  • mathguy123mathguy123 Registered User Posts: 7 New Member
    Has anyone heard back yet?
  • mocktrialer5mocktrialer5 Registered User Posts: 66 Junior Member
    Hey guys I am class of 2022 and received the transfer option to the ILR school. On my portal it said I should have received an email from the school I applied to within a few days of the decision ie March 28. It has been practically two weeks and I haven't received an email from ILR. Should I be worried?
  • cricketfancricketfan Registered User Posts: 142 Junior Member
    @mocktrialer5 - I had received my notification in the week following the freshman decision last year. You may want to call or email them.
    Last year their email had ended up in my Junk mail folder. Luckily I caught it before it got deleted.
  • erinscanerinscan Registered User Posts: 1 New Member
    Does anyone know when we'll be hearing back from CALS??
  • dbap819dbap819 Registered User Posts: 18 Junior Member
    If anyone gets a response back please let us know ! Especially for CALS
  • luckybellluckybell Registered User Posts: 6 New Member
    Anyone in ILR heard back yet?
  • PugslifePugslife Registered User Posts: 89 Junior Member
  • dbap819dbap819 Registered User Posts: 18 Junior Member
    I called, they said they are going to start realesing them next week and then ever week after until may.
  • dbap819dbap819 Registered User Posts: 18 Junior Member
    Every*
  • jc11211jc11211 Registered User Posts: 21 Junior Member
    another thread stated first round of decisions would be released April 17 @ 10 am.
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