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...and the same as a practice test last weekend...
My first essay was okay; the second was much better. I found myself scrambling towards the end of the Quanitative session but felt I had enough time to complete the Verbal (and felt pretty comfortable -- even on the passages and CR questions). I ended up doing better on the latter.
Needless to say, I feel ambivalent.
And I don't know if I have time for a re-take if I want to get my applications in by Round 2 deadlines.
For the schools to which I wish to apply, I below the median (though I think I'm still in the range). I've been told that a high undergrad business GPA (ie - way above their mean) can bolster this GMAT score for such programs; not sure how much I believe such things.
Check out this awesome article about Anderson on Poets Quants, http://poetsandquants.com/2015/01/02/uclas-anderson-school-morphs-into-a-friendly-tech-hub/ . Anderson is a great place! Sorry for the lack of updates recently. I...