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# Official HBS Class of 2019 Waitlist

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10 Feb 2017, 10:40
Come on - how can snow delay this? The calls literally take 2 minutes each and I can't bring myself to believe that they are winging who to admit. They definitely knew ahead of Thursday. One possibility is that their yield was either too high or too low (deposits were due Tuesday) and they need to rejigger how many they are admitting / releasing / WL'ing. I really hope Eileen is transparent about what changed....

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10 Feb 2017, 10:46
CJH2015 wrote:
Come on - how can snow delay this? The calls literally take 2 minutes each and I can't bring myself to believe that they are winging who to admit. They definitely knew ahead of Thursday. One possibility is that their yield was either too high or too low (deposits were due Tuesday) and they need to rejigger how many they are admitting / releasing / WL'ing. I really hope Eileen is transparent about what changed....

I don't think it's about the calls, I think it's about the process of sitting together as a committee and making decisions. I believe they planned to review together throughout the week... But weren't able to meet on Thursday so only had an incomplete list. Again, just hypothesizing.

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10 Feb 2017, 10:52
No one knows whats going on, and frankly I don't think there is any point in thinking about it. We should find something out by 5PM ET.

For me I'm just keeping my fingers crossed and literally jumping whenever I get a call / email.

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10 Feb 2017, 10:53
Keshavrajam wrote:
CJH2015 wrote:
Come on - how can snow delay this? The calls literally take 2 minutes each and I can't bring myself to believe that they are winging who to admit. They definitely knew ahead of Thursday. One possibility is that their yield was either too high or too low (deposits were due Tuesday) and they need to rejigger how many they are admitting / releasing / WL'ing. I really hope Eileen is transparent about what changed....

I don't think it's about the calls, I think it's about the process of sitting together as a committee and making decisions. I believe they planned to review together throughout the week... But weren't able to meet on Thursday so only had an incomplete list. Again, just hypothesizing.

Or could a combination of both.. time to discuss taken away by snowstorm + deviation from yield forecast... I guess we may never know, but we just keep on waiting! Either way, it's going to be all good in the grand scheme of things!

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10 Feb 2017, 11:51

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10 Feb 2017, 11:55
The one from yesterday? That was Hello789 - didn't see a new one today...

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10 Feb 2017, 11:55
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The one from yesterday? That was Hello789 - didn't see a new one today...

Another one was just reported

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10 Feb 2017, 11:57
bschool2017onmymind wrote:
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The one from yesterday? That was Hello789 - didn't see a new one today...

Another one was just reported

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Sorry, just checked again and the post disappeared for some reason... lol

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10 Feb 2017, 12:01
bschool2017onmymind wrote:
CJH2015 wrote:
The one from yesterday? That was Hello789 - didn't see a new one today...

Another one was just reported

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Still there for me:

February 10, 2017 1:39pm
Accepted from Waitlist at Harvard Business School via phone.
Round: Round 1 | USA

wow: wow congrats! Are you on the west or east coast?

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10 Feb 2017, 13:01
Uh lol - did everyone just get punted to the next round?

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10 Feb 2017, 13:02
"Small list".

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10 Feb 2017, 13:06
.....annndd the wait continues till mid march

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10 Feb 2017, 13:08
So just to summarize - magically all the people that happen to be in this forum weren't among the ~80% of people that were either released or admitted? Seriously guys - lottery pool. now.

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10 Feb 2017, 13:09
I'm already counting 4 people on the "small list" here..

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10 Feb 2017, 13:10
Wait list extension here as well... Did anyone even get released or accepted?

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10 Feb 2017, 13:10
Also pushed to March.

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10 Feb 2017, 13:11
If I had to place a bet on what went down, I'd bet on that something didn't go as originally planned (yield too high, admissions board changed their mind, etc.)

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10 Feb 2017, 13:12
I think something happened and they basically didn't stick to the numbers they said last week. Pure conjecture - but I don't see how it's possible that ALL of us were pushed in that small group.

If any lurkers were admitted or released, mind giving us a shout? Would be super appreciated...

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10 Feb 2017, 13:16
Probably best to flag HBS emails as spam and move on. Unless of course, they inform us that we might either get accepted, released or be placed on another "small list"... then maybe it would be worth wasting another week in march.

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10 Feb 2017, 13:19
I am also on the "small list"...

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