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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 20 Mar 2013, 18:24
I'm going to UNC too. ^5

McCombs sent me a Waitlist email today saying they weren't reviewing my app again until end of April. So I'm taking my Consortium Fellowship and running to Chapel Hill fast. Lol.

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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 21 Mar 2013, 05:34
helpmehelpme wrote:
has any non fellowship andersonites who interviewed gotten consortium and UCLA acceptance or am i the only one waiting :P


You aren't the only one waiting. I am also waiting. I dont know why it is taking them so long :?
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 21 Mar 2013, 05:38
Does anyone in NYC want to grab a drink?
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 21 Mar 2013, 06:41
DMNY31 wrote:
Does anyone in NYC want to grab a drink?



sure. preferably next week when booth releases :P
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 21 Mar 2013, 07:43
DMNY31 wrote:
Does anyone in NYC want to grab a drink?

Yea!
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 21 Mar 2013, 12:18
burgundy2015 wrote:
DMNY31 wrote:
Does anyone in NYC want to grab a drink?

Yea!


CGSM happy hour? Midtown-ish? Next Thursday?
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 21 Mar 2013, 12:27
Anyone have creative ideas on how to tell the other schools Adcom Officers that you were admitted to and that you have good rapport with that thanks for the offer but no thanks?
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 21 Mar 2013, 14:07
Why don't we begin tracking who's going where and if going to New Orleans?
It would be interesting to see if we can figure out who was on here... maybe we should put our GMAT Club names on our name badges :p

User Name --> School --> Consortium Type --> New Orleans Y/N

Cane4life86 --> Emory --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 21 Mar 2013, 14:15
Cane4life86 wrote:
Why don't we begin tracking who's going where and if going to New Orleans?
It would be interesting to see if we can figure out who was on here... maybe we should put our GMAT Club names on our name badges :p

User Name --> School --> Consortium Type --> New Orleans Y/N

Cane4life86 --> Emory --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes


That would be interesting.
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 21 Mar 2013, 19:06
User Name --> School --> Consortium Type --> New Orleans Y/N

Cane4life86 --> Emory --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
MBAOK2013 --> Tepper(CMU) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 21 Mar 2013, 19:15
kawasaki wrote:
Anyone have creative ideas on how to tell the other schools Adcom Officers that you were admitted to and that you have good rapport with that thanks for the offer but no thanks?


I would send a hand written note or call them up. What school are you leaning towards?
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 22 Mar 2013, 03:35
User Name --> School --> Consortium Type --> New Orleans Y/N

Cane4life86 --> Emory --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
MBAOK2013 --> Tepper(CMU) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
cinder4277 --> Darden --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 22 Mar 2013, 07:23
Any word on NYU or should I assume I got dinged?
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 22 Mar 2013, 07:24
Cane4life86 --> Emory --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
MBAOK2013 --> Tepper(CMU) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
cinder4277 --> Darden --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
AtaQuye --> Stern (NYU) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 23 Mar 2013, 06:03
Cane4life86 --> Emory --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
MBAOK2013 --> Tepper(CMU) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
cinder4277 --> Darden --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
AtaQuye --> Stern (NYU) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
HowDidIGetHere --> Kenan-Flagler (UNC) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes

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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 23 Mar 2013, 07:16
Cane4life86 --> Emory --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
MBAOK2013 --> Tepper(CMU) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
cinder4277 --> Darden --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
AtaQuye --> Stern (NYU) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
HowDidIGetHere --> Kenan-Flagler (UNC) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
Peeweeninja --> Michigan (Ross) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 23 Mar 2013, 08:45
Cane4life86 --> Emory --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
MBAOK2013 --> Tepper(CMU) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
cinder4277 --> Darden --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
AtaQuye --> Stern (NYU) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
HowDidIGetHere --> Kenan-Flagler (UNC) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
Peeweeninja --> Michigan (Ross) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes
Eamers --> UC Berkeley (Haas) --> Fellow --> New Orleans Yes ... however since OP is mandatory, this last part really isn't needed. So excited for New Orleans! :woohoo
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 23 Mar 2013, 19:00
So in last year's C thread there was a discussion about people turning down their C-fellowship in order to attend some other school, with or without money. Is anyone here planning on turning down their fellowship to go someplace else - or thinking about doing it?

I'm currently choosing between Kellogg with no money and Anderson w/ the fellowship - but since I want to do tech product management on the West Coast, I'm very likely to stick with Anderson. But I imagine some others have harder choices if they have other goals or desired geographies or money from a non-C school. Anyone care to share their decision making process?
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 24 Mar 2013, 12:48
cole2012 wrote:
So in last year's C thread there was a discussion about people turning down their C-fellowship in order to attend some other school, with or without money. Is anyone here planning on turning down their fellowship to go someplace else - or thinking about doing it?

I'm currently choosing between Kellogg with no money and Anderson w/ the fellowship - but since I want to do tech product management on the West Coast, I'm very likely to stick with Anderson. But I imagine some others have harder choices if they have other goals or desired geographies or money from a non-C school. Anyone care to share their decision making process?


If I get into Columbia and they give me money (which is probably a long shot) then I don't know what I would do. I have some friends that are waiting to hear back from H/S/W. If they get into those schools, they would turn down their Consortium scholarship. I remember reading that ~50 students per year turn down their fellowships so even tho it's rare, it does happen.
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 25 Mar 2013, 04:27
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cole2012 wrote:
So in last year's C thread there was a discussion about people turning down their C-fellowship in order to attend some other school, with or without money. Is anyone here planning on turning down their fellowship to go someplace else - or thinking about doing it?

I'm currently choosing between Kellogg with no money and Anderson w/ the fellowship - but since I want to do tech product management on the West Coast, I'm very likely to stick with Anderson. But I imagine some others have harder choices if they have other goals or desired geographies or money from a non-C school. Anyone care to share their decision making process?


If I get into Columbia and they give me money (which is probably a long shot) then I don't know what I would do. I have some friends that are waiting to hear back from H/S/W. If they get into those schools, they would turn down their Consortium scholarship. I remember reading that ~50 students per year turn down their fellowships so even tho it's rare, it does happen.


I am deciding between Columbia with a partial scholarship and Haas with the CGSM fellowship. Leaning heavily toward Haas however.
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