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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 24 Nov 2008, 15:20
Dude Virgin America SFO to JFK then drive an hour and a half to New Haven. Suck it up man.
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 24 Nov 2008, 20:05
If you decide to fly into NYC...take the MetroNorth (light commuter rail) from Grand Central Station to New Haven. Its quick (hour and a half and never any traffic) and really cheap.
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 24 Nov 2008, 20:26
Metro North is definitely the way to go from NYC. We use it for recruiting treks once a week. It is on time and will cost you from $28 to $34 depending on peak or offpeak.
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 24 Nov 2008, 20:50
thanks for the tip guys. I will be flying into NYC (from LA). How close does the train take me to Yale? Will I need a cab? Also, lanter how close is the omni to SOM? Thanks
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 25 Nov 2008, 05:17
If you fly into JFK, I recommend taking a cab into Manhattan and have them drop you off at Grand Central Station (42nd St. and Lexington Ave....the cabby's know where it is). Take the Metro North to New Haven. The train station isn't that far from campus. I walked last time I was there but I really wouldn't recommend it. Its just a bit too far to be a comfortable walk. Just take a cheap cab ride to wherever you need to go.

Hope that helps and good luck with your interview!
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 25 Nov 2008, 10:25
Thanks Leverandon!
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 25 Nov 2008, 12:28
Invite came today. Good Thanksgiving present.
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 25 Nov 2008, 13:58
congratulations!
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 25 Nov 2008, 14:08
Thanks. They only gave me a few options--which sucked--but I'll be up there on the 10th.
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 25 Nov 2008, 14:59
I wont be able to make it to New Haven for the interview. I sent an email to the admissions committee stating the same. They replied that if possible they would arrange an alumni interview in the BayArea.
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 25 Nov 2008, 19:07
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Invite came today. Good Thanksgiving present.


Congrats on the Yale interview! Did it come to your email box or did you have to check on the website?
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 25 Nov 2008, 19:31
Came in my inbox. It renews my hope that a Ross interview will be forthcoming.
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 26 Nov 2008, 08:54
Yale emailed me today saying that they were having trouble reading my transcripts so I sent them copies in a different format. Looks like they have not completely reviewed my app yet and there is still hope that I might get an interview invite afterall!
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 26 Nov 2008, 09:24
That is definitely positive news
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 02 Dec 2008, 13:20
Got an interview invite today!
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 02 Dec 2008, 13:40
sterny wrote:
Got an interview invite today!


yay! :)
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 02 Dec 2008, 13:48
Congrats Sterny.....im an SOM second round applicant....almost done my essays! Hope to get that invite in Jan/Feb!
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 02 Dec 2008, 14:03
That is great news. It was getting quiet on the Yale forum! congrats!
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 02 Dec 2008, 14:10
Great news Sterny, when ya going up?
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Re: Calling all Yale SOM 2009 Applicants! [#permalink] New post 03 Dec 2008, 10:17
I got an interview invite few days back but decided to withdraw my application. Wont be interviewing with Yale any more.
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