Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 03 Aug 2015, 12:07
GMAT Club Tests

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Columbia 2012 - Calling All Applicants

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
Forum Moderator
Forum Moderator
User avatar
Status: mission completed!
Joined: 02 Jul 2009
Posts: 1420
GPA: 3.77
Followers: 173

Kudos [?]: 661 [0], given: 618

GMAT ToolKit User Premium Member Reviews Badge
Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 26 Jul 2011, 12:19
tiggy wrote:
Sorry, saw that I had a couple of questions directed at me. I submitted for J-Term 6/29, got an interview invite on 7/12 and interviewed on 7/25.

Now the waiting game begins!


What is your profile man? :)
_________________

Audaces fortuna juvat!

GMAT Club Premium Membership - big benefits and savings

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 25 Jul 2011
Posts: 1
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 0

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 26 Jul 2011, 19:38
WTF??? Why are there so few posts in the CBS app thread this year? Last year this thread was BOOMING? Any ideas?
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 25 May 2011
Posts: 23
Schools: CBS
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 7

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 26 Jul 2011, 21:04
Applied for J term on 6/15, Interviewed on 7/20, been waiting for a week now.
Manager
Manager
User avatar
Joined: 09 Feb 2011
Posts: 63
Location: In my cerebellum. Betwixt the Past and the Future. In the moment and the Present.
Schools: INSEAD
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 2 [0], given: 0

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 26 Jul 2011, 21:50
Pkit wrote:
tiggy wrote:
Sorry, saw that I had a couple of questions directed at me. I submitted for J-Term 6/29, got an interview invite on 7/12 and interviewed on 7/25.

Now the waiting game begins!


What is your profile man? :)


I am pretty sure Tiggy is a woman :wink: --- a 'Tiggy' is a really cute girl

Any news for any of the others under review? I have been under review for the J term from the first week of July... No news yet.
1 KUDOS received
Intern
Intern
avatar
Affiliations: CFA Institute, MTA
Joined: 15 Jan 2008
Posts: 6
Schools: Columbia , MIT Sloan, Cornell, Chicago booth
WE 1: Business analyst
WE 2: Credit risk analyst
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 1 [1] , given: 2

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 27 Jul 2011, 00:13
1
This post received
KUDOS
Moss wrote:
Hey guys I'll be matriculating this August for the Columbia Business School MBA class of 2013. If you have any questions feel free to send them my way.


Hey hi,
I am planning to apply to columbia this year, can you pls tell is there any difference in the way your application is viewed if you apply in ED?? What is the benefit of ED?? In case you are selected in ED & dont join columbia, whats the penalty you will have to bear??
2 KUDOS received
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 27 Jul 2011
Posts: 182
Location: United States (NY)
Concentration: Finance, Economics
Schools: CBS '14 (A)
GMAT 1: 720 Q46 V44
GPA: 3.74
WE: Accounting (Investment Banking)
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 19 [2] , given: 28

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 27 Jul 2011, 05:40
2
This post received
KUDOS
prateekgiitd wrote:
Moss wrote:
Hey guys I'll be matriculating this August for the Columbia Business School MBA class of 2013. If you have any questions feel free to send them my way.


Hey hi,
I am planning to apply to columbia this year, can you pls tell is there any difference in the way your application is viewed if you apply in ED?? What is the benefit of ED?? In case you are selected in ED & dont join columbia, whats the penalty you will have to bear??



I want to know this too. I used to think you were locked in if applying ED, but I went to an information session this monday and the admissions rep said there are people every year that make the $6K deposit after being accepted ED then go to another school, forfeiting the deposit, so it does happen. I think the ED decision is so early that its hard to get in AND wait for decisions from other schools without making the deposit.

Im thinking about ED, but i'm leaning toward RD. I've done much more research for Columbia then any other school, so i just don't feel like I know enough about the other schools to commit 100% to Columbia. But that could change in 2 months, I've wanted to attend Columbia in some form since high school. I will definitely be done with my application before the deadline. :?
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 07 May 2010
Posts: 90
WE 1: Energy
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 3 [0], given: 1

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 27 Jul 2011, 09:23
any ED admits?
Forum Moderator
Forum Moderator
User avatar
Status: mission completed!
Joined: 02 Jul 2009
Posts: 1420
GPA: 3.77
Followers: 173

Kudos [?]: 661 [0], given: 618

GMAT ToolKit User Premium Member Reviews Badge
Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 27 Jul 2011, 09:45
Guys,
no one will enroll you until you update your profile. Yes you may complete it and remain private.
Please update your profile and you will be rolled automatically to the roll-call list!


_________________

Audaces fortuna juvat!

GMAT Club Premium Membership - big benefits and savings

Senior Manager
Senior Manager
avatar
Joined: 20 Jun 2010
Posts: 488
Concentration: Strategy, Economics
Schools: Chicago (Booth) - Class of 2014
Followers: 14

Kudos [?]: 76 [0], given: 27

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 27 Jul 2011, 10:14
mbaer2012 wrote:
I want to know this too. I used to think you were locked in if applying ED, but I went to an information session this monday and the admissions rep said there are people every year that make the $6K deposit after being accepted ED then go to another school, forfeiting the deposit, so it does happen. I think the ED decision is so early that its hard to get in AND wait for decisions from other schools without making the deposit.

Im thinking about ED, but i'm leaning toward RD. I've done much more research for Columbia then any other school, so i just don't feel like I know enough about the other schools to commit 100% to Columbia. But that could change in 2 months, I've wanted to attend Columbia in some form since high school. I will definitely be done with my application before the deadline. :?


With ED, once an admit has been made, you have only two weeks to make a decision. If you decide to accept the offer, you immediately owe a $6,000 non-refundable deposit. While CBS would argue this, many people feel that CBS is more generous during ED than it is with regular decision.

Early Decision
  • Available for August entry applicants only
  • Application deadline in early October
  • Early decision applications are reviewed, and decisions rendered, before regular decision applications
  • Candidates have decided that Columbia is their first choice and must sign the following statement of commitment within their applications: I am committed to attending Columbia Business School and will withdraw all applications and decline all offers from other schools upon admission to Columbia Business School.
  • Applicants must submit a nonrefundable $6,000 tuition deposit within two weeks of admission

Source: http://www4.gsb.columbia.edu/mba/admissions/options
_________________

GMAT Club Premium Membership - big benefits and savings


Last edited by MDF on 27 Jul 2011, 12:58, edited 1 time in total.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 18 Aug 2010
Posts: 29
Concentration: Entrepreneurship, Finance
GPA: 3.6
WE: Engineering (Telecommunications)
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 9

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 27 Jul 2011, 11:47
Applied for J-term on 6/28, Interviewed on 7/19, waiting for decision.

Last edited by wishnuv on 27 Jul 2011, 16:35, edited 1 time in total.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 18 Aug 2010
Posts: 29
Concentration: Entrepreneurship, Finance
GPA: 3.6
WE: Engineering (Telecommunications)
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 9

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 27 Jul 2011, 11:49
Pkit wrote:
Guys,
no one will enroll you until you update your profile. Yes you may complete it and remain private.
Please update your profile and you will be rolled automatically to the roll-call list!



J-Termers don't seem to be on the roll-call list. I updated my profile.
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 27 Jul 2011
Posts: 182
Location: United States (NY)
Concentration: Finance, Economics
Schools: CBS '14 (A)
GMAT 1: 720 Q46 V44
GPA: 3.74
WE: Accounting (Investment Banking)
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 19 [0], given: 28

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 27 Jul 2011, 13:29
I know for RD the earlier you apply the better, but is the same true of ED? E.g. if i apply to ED by the deadline are my chances much less then if i had applied for ED in July? And if thats so, are you better off applying to RD in Mid October then applying to ED on the deadline?
Manager
Manager
User avatar
Joined: 09 Feb 2011
Posts: 63
Location: In my cerebellum. Betwixt the Past and the Future. In the moment and the Present.
Schools: INSEAD
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 2 [0], given: 0

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 27 Jul 2011, 15:38
I counted 6 people for the J term who went under review in May/June and have already had their interviews/got them scheduled:

Even9net, Tiggy, Nimabi, Miambaprosp, Mmbma, Wishnuv

Let us know how it goes! Good luck

Anyone went under review in July and has heard back?
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 01 Feb 2011
Posts: 9
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 0

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 27 Jul 2011, 20:06
MBAji wrote:
Pkit wrote:
tiggy wrote:
Sorry, saw that I had a couple of questions directed at me. I submitted for J-Term 6/29, got an interview invite on 7/12 and interviewed on 7/25.

Now the waiting game begins!


What is your profile man? :)


I am pretty sure Tiggy is a woman :wink: --- a 'Tiggy' is a really cute girl

Any news for any of the others under review? I have been under review for the J term from the first week of July... No news yet.



Thanks MBAji, you are correct! I am female.
GPA: 3.97 from top 10 public university
GMAT: 700
1 KUDOS received
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 25 May 2011
Posts: 23
Schools: CBS
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 3 [1] , given: 7

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 27 Jul 2011, 20:49
1
This post received
KUDOS
No word so far. They say J term decisions should be made within 2 weeks after the completion of interview. Should be right around now.

Tiggy, that's soem crazy GPA you got there, the worst grade you got was probably a single B+
Intern
Intern
avatar
Affiliations: CFA Institute, MTA
Joined: 15 Jan 2008
Posts: 6
Schools: Columbia , MIT Sloan, Cornell, Chicago booth
WE 1: Business analyst
WE 2: Credit risk analyst
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 1 [0], given: 2

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 27 Jul 2011, 22:43
Count me in for ED...
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 08 Jul 2011
Posts: 8
Concentration: Entrepreneurship, General Management
Schools: CBS '14 (M)
GMAT 1: 690 Q47 V38
GPA: 3.73
WE: Operations (Manufacturing)
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 0

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 28 Jul 2011, 07:20
mmbma wrote:
No word so far. They say J term decisions should be made within 2 weeks after the completion of interview.


Where did you read or hear this?

I sure hope you are right I am at 10 days since my status went complete. I feel like I'm seeing debt ceiling clock in my dreams, only when I look closer its a final decision clock...tick tick tick

Posted from my mobile device Image
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 04 Mar 2011
Posts: 44
Location: United States (AL)
Concentration: Finance
GMAT 1: 760 Q48 V47
GPA: 3.4
WE: Securities Sales and Trading (Other)
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 8 [0], given: 0

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 28 Jul 2011, 08:06
I'm a reapplicant, going for J-Term this time. Submitted application on 7/15, under review 7/18, invited to interview today 7/28.
Manager
Manager
avatar
Joined: 18 Oct 2010
Posts: 114
GPA: 2.86
Followers: 3

Kudos [?]: 15 [0], given: 9

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 28 Jul 2011, 10:57
Submitted today ED. First a vacation, then on to the next app.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 08 Jul 2011
Posts: 8
Concentration: Entrepreneurship, General Management
Schools: CBS '14 (M)
GMAT 1: 690 Q47 V38
GPA: 3.73
WE: Operations (Manufacturing)
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 0

Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!! [#permalink] New post 28 Jul 2011, 13:31
I just got the call!!! Accepted!

Posted from my mobile device Image
Re: Calling All 2012 Columbia GSB Applicants !!!   [#permalink] 28 Jul 2011, 13:31

Go to page   Previous    1  ...  4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11  ...  171    Next  [ 3405 posts ] 

    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
1 Experts publish their posts in the topic Columbia class of 2016 - Calling all Waitlisted Students CelerIP 15 26 Dec 2013, 08:21
8 Experts publish their posts in the topic Columbia: J-Term Calling all applicants: Class of 2016! souvik101990 119 21 Apr 2013, 03:25
262 Experts publish their posts in the topic Columbia: Calling all applicants - Class of 2016 CelerIP 1180 21 Apr 2013, 03:24
Experts publish their posts in the topic Columbia J-term 2013- Calling all applicants mb031182zy 25 04 Oct 2012, 08:59
293 Experts publish their posts in the topic Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants mappleby 1652 10 Jun 2012, 11:39
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Columbia 2012 - Calling All Applicants

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  

Moderators: bagdbmba, DefyingGravity, jlgdr



GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.