03.31.09 1:10 PM ET
Tweeting Through the Pain
enriquec: The Economic crisis is a bitch, and college is married to it. Rejected from Purchase...
icebrrrg: got his UPenn rejection today. Weird, it's an email, no letter ... what has the world come to?
TomfooleryTM: Ever hit on someone because they were 'attainable' and get shot down? It's like getting rejected from your safety school, stupid Yale.
alesacm: Stanford's rejection letter was waaaay better than Harvard's.
his_holiness: I was rejected from the University of Washington. My dad has been a professor there for 30 years and is on the board of admissions. FML
warmsound: ponders requesting a formal rejection letter from Princeton... just to get the most out of his application fee.
yaacoviland: Rejected by Waterloo. Accepted by Harvard. Been repeating WTF out loud to myself for the last fifteen minutes.
draytonhiers: Something strange has happened. Being rejected by Yale has made me feel better about myself, rather than worse. I can't explain this.
gabmeister1855: Got rejected from Berkeley. Damn dirty hippies.
antiquitas: well at least Cornell's rejection was thorough and extremely apologetic. only 6 out of 110? yeah, my odds were bad.
rachitect: today's agony of grad school admissions - either you're rejected ( ucla) or you're accepted into programs you cannot afford to attend ( usc)
asaresquares: Sick, and rejected from Barnard, Wellesley and Georgetown. So. eBay shopping as consolation.
aemeliaclare: Have been rejected by Yale. No big surprise. Why can't I hear back from any of the schools I actually WANT to go to?
swizzard: Got rejected from Princeton today...existential panic rising fast...
anachronistique: Week of fuckery continues: rejected from Harvard. Unsurprising but still sucktastic.
amybethx: got rejected from harvard for the third time (bs,ms,phd) i think i got the message i am not ever donating to them,....
cakhan: I got rejected by Rutgers but admitted to Georgetown! Rutgers is no Georgetown! WTF! What kind of a joke is it?
bkossak: Grad school watch update: rejected from Princeton. Who even wanted to live in NJ anyway?
laureninspace: Rejected to Columbia Journalism. John: It's nice of them to tell you on St. Patty's Day so you can go get drunk afterward.
richmoy1: Got a rejection letter from Columbia today, but I'm not bummed about potentially being $200,000 in debt by the end of 2011, so it's all good
aimeepeng: just got a rejection letter from the United Negro College Fund scholarship. That she never applied to. Because she's not black. What.
erinpuff: Officially rejected from UPenn. Not surprised (especially since I found out last week that their visiting weekend was 2 weeks ago).
ryanjenkins: Rejected from Cornell. They ain't so great in ethics or political philosophy anyhow.
christophino: Just got a letter from Columbia basically saying I'm not NOT rejected....um....thanks?
NotMyWeekend: rejected from Pratt. Good thing I was accepted into my first choice Columbia College Chicago. This rejection made me feel stupid/untalented
xsparkaflame: I got my first rejection letter for college. No UCLA. Haha that's one less to explain why I don't want to go there to my parents. Lmao.
swabp: DISNEY REJECTED ME FROM THE SUMMER COLLEGE PROGRAM!!!!!!!! THIS REALLY TICKS ME OFF!!!!!!!!!
_abi_: dear cornell, i can't tell you how glad (and grateful) i am that you rejected me during early decision. so, yeah, thanks for that. bye bye.