who's applying to UCSB?

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Ren
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who's applying to UCSB?

Postby Ren » Tue Dec 16, 2008 3:50 pm

How do you check if they've received the supplemental materials (rec letters, s.o.p., etc) ?
Logging in the online application it says

"we have received the following:
Statement of Purpose (not needed, not verified, or not yet received)
Undergrad Official Transcripts (not needed, not verified, or not yet received)
Graduate Official Transcripts (not needed, not verified, or not yet received)
Name of Recommender #1 (not needed, not verified, or not yet received)
Name of Recommender #2 (not needed, not verified, or not yet received)
Name of Recommender #3 (not needed, not verified, or not yet received)"

What does that mean? :roll:
It's the only school that ask for letter, statement of purpose, personal history, and C.V. to be mailed directly to them. It would have been easier if they would just allow us to submit these things online.

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Re: who's applying to UCSB?

Postby tmc » Tue Dec 16, 2008 7:45 pm

That means they haven't received anything, and that you haven't filled up the "recommenders" part of the application.

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Re: who's applying to UCSB?

Postby mhazelm » Wed Dec 17, 2008 7:56 pm

It says the same for me, though I overnighted it and it "got there" on Dec. 15th. So I'm hoping that means they just haven't updated it into their system online yet... otherwise, uh oh?

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Ren
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Re: who's applying to UCSB?

Postby Ren » Wed Dec 17, 2008 8:52 pm

that should be the case. I sent my transcripts more than 2 weeks ago.
well, nothing we can do about it now.

on a completely unrelated topic, I just finished my astrophysics final :D
I'm done!! (just want to say it)

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Re: who's applying to UCSB?

Postby mhazelm » Wed Dec 17, 2008 8:55 pm

yay for finals ending!!!! I got all my final grades today. It wasn't so bad! Hopefully we'll be finishing finals at UC SB this time next year... :lol:

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Re: who's applying to UCSB?

Postby Ren » Wed Dec 17, 2008 9:03 pm

@mhazelm
haha that would be awesome~.
Just read your post about fall grades, goodjob !!
I just hope i also did well on my quantum final.
Only one more semester to go !! :)

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Re: who's applying to UCSB?

Postby butsurigakusha » Fri Dec 19, 2008 4:39 am

I applied to UCSB last year, and they didn't update their stuff for weeks after the deadline. So don't panic.

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Re: who's applying to UCSB?

Postby a13ean » Fri Dec 19, 2008 11:27 pm

I filled out all the forms and sent in letters before deciding not to apply -- it turns out they don't accept transfer credit for any graduate classes taken as an undergrad, which would set me back a year =/




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