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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 21 Nov 2012, 06:59
Why is there no activity on this thread?
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 21 Nov 2012, 07:06
Ditto. Just submitted app on 15th to darden tuck and Johnson.

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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 21 Nov 2012, 07:09
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Ditto. Just submitted app on 15th to darden tuck and Johnson.

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Great! I also submitted my app on the 15th.

Im a bit surprised that there are fewer people on this thread. The 2012 thread was very active at this time last year.
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 24 Nov 2012, 12:07
submitted!
Stern, Tuck, Johnson, Darden, Anderson, Marshall
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 24 Nov 2012, 20:59
Hey everyone,

I have not been on this website for a while now, but just wanted to wish you all the best of luck with your consortium applications. I am a consortium fellow here are Ross and both love this school and the incredible close knit consortium community here. Michigan, I know does not get back to consortium students regarding interviews until late january/february, which is frustrating. Darden/Cornell/Tuck usually let you know by January. Regardless of which consortium school you attend, the consortium truly helps all those accepted as a fellow/member jumpstart their careers! Many of peers at Michigan and other constortium schools had internship offers before coming to school (not in consulting, but in marketing/corporate strategy) I also highly recommend that all those who demonstrate a commitment to the mission to apply via the consortium. The network and community is tremendous. You do not need to be an URM defined by the consortium (in fact, I have many friends who are consortium at many peer schools who are not defined URM) to qualify for consortium membership... you just need show a commitment to their mission to help enhance the underrepresentation of minorities in business school and the ranks of management.

Good luck in your application endeavors and professional pursuits.

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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 25 Nov 2012, 21:51
Does anyone know what are the questions asked of the recommender as part of the recommendation? I am looking to have a discussion with my recommender and it would be helpful to know these questions.
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 26 Nov 2012, 04:48
I submitted my application on Nov 15 for Tuck, Stern and Haas.
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 26 Nov 2012, 16:12
Heading to Darden on 12/3 for an interview! very excited!
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 27 Nov 2012, 06:21
notferprofit wrote:
Heading to Darden on 12/3 for an interview! very excited!



Wow that was quick, good luck!
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 27 Nov 2012, 16:49
notferprofit wrote:
Heading to Darden on 12/3 for an interview! very excited!



Very quick response! Best wishes!

I applied to Haas, McCombs, Ross, and Tepper.
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 30 Nov 2012, 07:49
Does anyone know when the Johnson School will be sending out interview invites?
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 30 Nov 2012, 13:34
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Dec 2012, 15:11
minkathebest wrote:
Does anyone know what are the questions asked of the recommender as part of the recommendation? I am looking to have a discussion with my recommender and it would be helpful to know these questions.


Bump. I would also like to know what is asked, specifically, of the mission recommender.
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 02 Dec 2012, 00:25
Hello All,

I am new to the site. I am an attorney (top 10 law school). I have a 3.6 GPA (Econ As in calculus, statistics, accounting, corporate finance, microeconomics, B in intermediate microeconomics) from a small liberal arts school. I have been practicing commercial litigation for a few years. The problem is I haven't taken the GMAT yet and I am falling in the high 500s to low 600s on practice tests. (570 Kaplan prep last week, 640 Manhattan GMAT CAT yesterday). I take the GMAT December 13 I really want to be a Consortium fellow so I am applying to six schools. They are as follows:

1. UVA
2. Cornell
3. Michigan
4. UNC
5. Texas
6. Emory

Alternates: Yale, USC, UCLA, Carnegie Mellon

What are the odds of me getting into one of these programs? Am I aiming too high? I really want to focus on general management. Any input would be appreciated!

Thanks!
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 02 Dec 2012, 12:47
Did anyone get any sort of confirmation that recommendation information had been sent to their Mission Recommender? I filled out the appropriate page and hit "Save and Continue". While her information appears to have been saved, it doesn't really say much with regards to her being notified.
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 02 Dec 2012, 18:50
any new consortium interview invites? in charlottesville now for my darden interview tomorrow
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 02 Dec 2012, 18:51
I was concerned about the same thing. The other rec emails went out.
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 02 Dec 2012, 20:08
DMNY31 wrote:
Did anyone get any sort of confirmation that recommendation information had been sent to their Mission Recommender? I filled out the appropriate page and hit "Save and Continue". While her information appears to have been saved, it doesn't really say much with regards to her being notified.


I didn't get a confirmation email. I called the Consortium and they said to put a placeholder (ie "x") in the essay spot and then save the information and that would be sent out.
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 03 Dec 2012, 06:12
I submitted in round 1!

Has any gotten confirmation from Johnson that they received your application?
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Re: Calling All Consortium 2013 Applicants [#permalink] New post 03 Dec 2012, 08:10
DMNY31 wrote:
Did anyone get any sort of confirmation that recommendation information had been sent to their Mission Recommender? I filled out the appropriate page and hit "Save and Continue". While her information appears to have been saved, it doesn't really say much with regards to her being notified.


I did the same thing that you did and my recommender told me that he received an email. I didnt receive a confirmation.
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