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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 04 Jan 2010, 10:59
Hi,

I called the Consortium a while back and they told me that the schools recieve ALL of the essays (1,2,3 and supplemental). I agree it would be difficult for them to make an admissions decision without 1,2&3.

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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 04 Jan 2010, 11:03
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I called the Consortium a while back and they told me that the schools recieve ALL of the essays (1,2,3 and supplemental). I agree it would be difficult for them to make an admissions decision without 1,2&3.

Hope this helps.


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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 04 Jan 2010, 12:20
that's good to know. they should clarify that in the application instructions section, the way it reads, it makes it seem like the schools will not get the other essays.
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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 04 Jan 2010, 15:13
re: the interview, i agree that it is school specific, and even case by case. i called SOM a few weeks ago thinking i needed to schedule an additional interview with them (i had already completed my "general" consortium interview). i was told that if they felt another interview was necessary, they would contact me. otherwise, the one interview would be fine.
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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 05 Jan 2010, 08:38
Submitted. Good luck, all.
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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 05 Jan 2010, 08:48
also submitted.

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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 05 Jan 2010, 09:08
So i guess i'll kick off the POST submission talk:

Does anyone know when additional interview requests come out?
Results?
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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 05 Jan 2010, 09:14
Submitted as well!!!

My Consortium interview didn't go very well as my interviewer was painfully awkward. Hopefully this doesn't effect my application too much.
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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 05 Jan 2010, 09:19
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So i guess i'll kick off the POST submission talk:

Does anyone know when additional interview requests come out?
Results?
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i think at this point, it falls on the individual schools. check if your specific schools have a consortium FAQ section. i would imagine that by the end of feb, you will hear back from your school; mid-march is the time that you will find out if you were accepted to the consortium, and also if you were offered a fellowship (remember you can still get into the school without being accepted into the CGSM program).
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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 05 Jan 2010, 09:31
From what I recall at the Stern Info Session, they only offer On-Campus Interviews. Can anyone confirm that?
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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 05 Jan 2010, 10:13
yes, stern only does on-campus interviews, but most consortium applicants who interview with them end up being interviewed on their diversity day - sort of like their big women's interview day - which falls on a saturday if you're in a bind with your PTO like me :)
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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 05 Jan 2010, 10:54
Gotcha. Thank you!

That sounds like a great day.

Do you know if they give you some choices about when you interview just in case you can't make it to NYC on a particular day?
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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 05 Jan 2010, 11:42
i'm sure they do, i couldn't imagine having a mandatory interview process and then only giving people one option to complete it.
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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 06 Jan 2010, 07:38
Thanks!

Moderator please add me round 2 through the Consoritum (only applied to Stern).

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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 06 Jan 2010, 10:07
I believe the CGSM mandatory interview is to assess your fit with the Consortium. Additional interviews from individual schools do occur.

I applied to 4 schools in the first round. Yale reviews all CGSM applications together (regardless of whether you submit R1 or R2), so I don't expect to hear from them until late January/early Feb.

Good luck to Round 2 applicants!

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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 07 Jan 2010, 07:52
I'm in for round 2... applied to 3 schools.
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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 09 Jan 2010, 10:50
I feel bad about reading and not contributing. I don't want to release too many details about my app because it will be blindingly obvious who I am if any adcoms read this. Nevertheless, add me to the list of round 2 consortium applicants to stern, ross, yale.
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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 11 Jan 2010, 12:51
Add me in for the Consortium as well. Tuck, Cornell, and Yale.

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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 11 Jan 2010, 15:04
finally heard some movement from YSOM, but the email just re-stated that final decisions will be reached by the end of Feb. I'm really excited about this app, and I'm going to try to set up a visit sometime next week. I looked on their website, and it seemed that most of the visits are pretty structured, with a class visit in the morning, followed by a campus tour. I was hoping to come a little later, since I live about 1.5 - 2 hrs away (depending on traffic). I'm gonna try to email them to see if I can work anything out.
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Re: Calling all Fall 2010 Consortium Applicants (merged) [#permalink] New post 11 Jan 2010, 15:27
NYU and WashU here...
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