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# Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants

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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  07 Mar 2012, 11:54
congrats mmios and best of luck! do you have to complete your interview by the 12th just like some of the other posts?
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  07 Mar 2012, 11:59
rohitsinghal wrote:
mmios wrote:
hey guys I just received an invite about 30 minutes ago. stay positive and good luck!

That's awesome. Good luck with the interview!

I am trying to find mmios original post about receiving the interview. Is it just me , or is it missing from this forum ?
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  07 Mar 2012, 12:00
ramtan wrote:
congrats mmios and best of luck! do you have to complete your interview by the 12th just like some of the other posts?

I have a couple more days than others - until the 15th - to complete my interview.
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  07 Mar 2012, 12:03
desijackass wrote:
rohitsinghal wrote:
mmios wrote:
hey guys I just received an invite about 30 minutes ago. stay positive and good luck!

That's awesome. Good luck with the interview!

I am trying to find mmios original post about receiving the interview. Is it just me , or is it missing from this forum ?

I think it is just you. You can find it just after the one by cheeratah1980
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  07 Mar 2012, 12:12
mmios wrote:
ramtan wrote:
congrats mmios and best of luck! do you have to complete your interview by the 12th just like some of the other posts?

I have a couple more days than others - until the 15th - to complete my interview.

congrats on getting a coveted invite! are you going to do it on-campus?
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  07 Mar 2012, 12:21
woggy987 wrote:
mmios wrote:
ramtan wrote:
congrats mmios and best of luck! do you have to complete your interview by the 12th just like some of the other posts?

I have a couple more days than others - until the 15th - to complete my interview.

congrats on getting a coveted invite! are you going to do it on-campus?

my interview's off-campus.
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  07 Mar 2012, 14:30
congrats on getting a coveted invite! are you going to do it on-campus?[/quote]

my interview's off-campus.[/quote]

Just got my interview invite today as well- going to have to travel, no alums in my area. So, Stanford doesn't do on-campus interviews? Only alums?
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  07 Mar 2012, 14:40
does the invite give you a list of sites to interview at?
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  07 Mar 2012, 14:45
woggy987 wrote:
does the invite give you a list of sites to interview at?

No- I had to provide them with cities I would travel to.
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  07 Mar 2012, 15:13
distgent007 wrote:
Just got my interview invite today as well- going to have to travel, no alums in my area. So, Stanford doesn't do on-campus interviews? Only alums?

Congratulations distgent, good luck for the interview.

I had nothing better to do for the last 1 hour or so, and so I read through the archives here.

These are the people who seem to have gotten invites in R2 on this forum.

kkatl (Although people are calling him a liar), tft, crouton27, sej616, CAMBA13, snow2611, mmios, distgent007.

That's a big enough number for 100 applicants I suppose.
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  07 Mar 2012, 16:19
rohitsinghal wrote:
distgent007 wrote:
Just got my interview invite today as well- going to have to travel, no alums in my area. So, Stanford doesn't do on-campus interviews? Only alums?

Congratulations distgent, good luck for the interview.

I had nothing better to do for the last 1 hour or so, and so I read through the archives here.

These are the people who seem to have gotten invites in R2 on this forum.

kkatl (Although people are calling him a liar), tft, crouton27, sej616, CAMBA13, snow2611, mmios, distgent007.

That's a big enough number for 100 applicants I suppose.

I went through the archives too. I found that the there was a huge surge of interview calls on Dec 1 (for Dec 14 deadline in round 1). People we talking about interview calls going up to the last week.
See pages 14-18 of this forum.
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  08 Mar 2012, 06:18
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binah1208 wrote:
I have a question.
I havent got any good new from Stanford yet, but there is no way to contact to admission officers.

Is it possible to send an email and get anwers from them?
or is it possible to have a self-initiative interview if i visit Stanford?
im quite desperate

What kind of answers do you want? Stanford clearly outlines their interview process and notification dates. We are 3 weeks away from the notification date so there is nothing to ask them. I know that you're anxious, but do NOT contact Stanford. Interviews are by invite ONLY. You cannot self initiate. You just have to be patient and see if they will invite you. Calling or emailing to ask about your status is a major no-no.

Most of us on this thread are waiting to hear from Stanford, so you're not alone. Don't go torpedo any shot you may have by being a pushy applicant. It will NOT reflect well on you.
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  09 Mar 2012, 12:37
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Wow, Stanford has the uncanny knack of making even the most optimistic people nervous!

They really should have a fixed day in a week when they should send out their invites. That way, if nothing else, atleast they will help ensure that productivity in offices doesn't suffer!

I don't know if there are many more invites left but I have an appetite for probably just about a week more of optimism. After that I think it's bye-bye to the West Coast

- Sam
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  11 Mar 2012, 19:34
Still no news from now...I think I can just give up...
Regret do not use the space for optional essay...
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  12 Mar 2012, 01:00
skyfaller wrote:
Regret do not use the space for optional essay...

I wonder whether it would have helped. They stated clearly that the optional essay was for you to explain any perceived weaknesses, e.g., low GPA, gap in your resume, etc.

I wonder if the optional essay is the reason why I have not been invited. I told them that I lost my undegraduate diploma/transcript, which I earned in China, and might not be able to get a new transcript because I couldn't get a Chinese visa.
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  13 Mar 2012, 01:33
No activity on this forum on Monday....no new invites reported.....wonder whats transpiring behind closed doors of the adcom
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  13 Mar 2012, 01:43
samrat1811 wrote:
No activity on this forum on Monday....no new invites reported.....wonder whats transpiring behind closed doors of the adcom

Stanford doesn't love us
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  13 Mar 2012, 01:54
DB is busy signing the ding letters.

Posted from my mobile device
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  15 Mar 2012, 04:37
I don't really think it makes sense. Better to save the effort, \$265, and avoid wasting your time.
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Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink]  16 Mar 2012, 13:15
mba2014hopeful wrote:
Is there any point in applying to GSB in R3? I know the chances are slim since many spots are already taken up by this point (especially with their late application deadline of April), so I'm just wondering if it's even worth it. Any idea of the acceptance rate in R3?

Sorry, if this has been asked before -- I went through a few pages of post and didn't see anything. Also, I already have an admit so this is more of a hypothetical question.

Don't give up dude. Do your best and forget the rest !!!!
Re: Stanford 2012 - Calling All Applicants   [#permalink] 16 Mar 2012, 13:15

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