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 [#permalink] New post 10 Sep 2007, 12:37
CONGRATS mNeo! You might be done with this entire process before the rest of us even submit!
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 [#permalink] New post 10 Sep 2007, 12:41
don't worry nc, I'm not applying to Ross... too cold ;)
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 [#permalink] New post 10 Sep 2007, 15:15
I FINALLY turned in my application today as well. Talking about status checking phobia, I checked the status of my app 30 mins after submitting it, from my blackberry, while I was in a meeting!

First, its the crazy race of turning the app in. Then, its the anxiety of the interview call, then the admit, then to leave job, then to start school....etc. etc.

Such is life.
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 [#permalink] New post 10 Sep 2007, 15:50
Congrats!

Just keep telling yourself... "It'll all be worth it once you get your MBA!"

At least you're not going for a Law degree, which I heard had a 50% dissatisfaction rate. :shock:
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 [#permalink] New post 10 Sep 2007, 17:29
mNeo wrote:
Now I understand why everybody was checking the statuses of their applications many times in a day. I have submitted the Columbia application today and I already feel like checking the status :(


it took 1 day for wondee's status to change... it took 5 days for my status to change... i wonder how long it'll take for yours to change... good luck mate... hope to see you there for the orientation week! :) you can wear a penguin t-shirt... i wonder how many people will recognize you if you did that? :P
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 [#permalink] New post 10 Sep 2007, 18:11
Hmm .. a t-shirt with penguin on the front and "mNeo" on the back. Let's see if someone comes up to me to say "Hi".
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 [#permalink] New post 11 Sep 2007, 05:13
It's really starting to heat up now that a lot of people are applying... I hope we can all get in and be classmates and finally put a name to a face... Interview invites are starting to come out... I hope we can all post a good news in the next few weeks...

Good luck!!
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 [#permalink] New post 11 Sep 2007, 05:25
wondee wrote:
It's really starting to heat up now that a lot of people are applying... I hope we can all get in and be classmates and finally put a name to a face... Interview invites are starting to come out... I hope we can all post a good news in the next few weeks...

Good luck!!


all the best to you buddy. since you applied earlier, chances are you'll be the first on this thread with an interview invite! :)

i also noticed that this thread has at least 2x the messages and views compared with the other threads for other schools. are columbia applicants that communicative, or are there just more columbia applicants? :? hahaha
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 [#permalink] New post 11 Sep 2007, 05:38
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wondee wrote:
It's really starting to heat up now that a lot of people are applying... I hope we can all get in and be classmates and finally put a name to a face... Interview invites are starting to come out... I hope we can all post a good news in the next few weeks...

Good luck!!


all the best to you buddy. since you applied earlier, chances are you'll be the first on this thread with an interview invite! :)

i also noticed that this thread has at least 2x the messages and views compared with the other threads for other schools. are columbia applicants that communicative, or are there just more columbia applicants? :? hahaha


Thanks.. I hope to share good news with you all... In my opinion.. there are more posts in this thread compared to the others because of the timeline... I am sure when H/S/W deadline is near their threads will heat up like Columbia's is right now...
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 [#permalink] New post 11 Sep 2007, 07:48
Yeah .. the columbia R1(ED) application cycle is at its peak right now. Hence the huge number of posts. But as we complete the applications and move on to other schools (Interviews are still some time away), those other schools will catch up (And in some cases, surpass) the Columbia thread. After all, most of the other schools are still one month away from the peak.

Status update: Your application has now been printed, and we are matching supplemental materials to your application file.

All the best to all of you guys.
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 [#permalink] New post 11 Sep 2007, 10:39
mNeo wrote:
Status update: Your application has now been printed, and we are matching supplemental materials to your application file.


Application has been printed??!!

Mine says: Your application is complete and is currently under review by the Admissions Committee.

I submitted it yesterday, it turned complete today.

I agree with the previous assesment about the acitivity. It has to do with the ED timeline.

BTW, has anyone heard about anyone else receiving the interview invite othen than the one guy on BW?
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 [#permalink] New post 11 Sep 2007, 10:54
Hi all, did any of you submit the official transcript? If so, which mailing address do we send these to? and how will they match the transcripts with the corresponding application?
Will just adding our name do?

I know - too many questions, but the last minute jinx :)
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 [#permalink] New post 11 Sep 2007, 11:50
Just to keep you all posted..... There is another interview invite on the Businessweek forum. That person applied on 8/15 and went under review on 8/16...
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 [#permalink] New post 11 Sep 2007, 12:51
DJM wrote:
Application has been printed??!!

Mine says: Your application is complete and is currently under review by the Admissions Committee.


Yeah, now mine is complete and under review too. I guess you just missed seeing the "printed" status.

grad_mba, I just did a self-reported transcript thing.
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 [#permalink] New post 11 Sep 2007, 13:02
mNeo wrote:
DJM wrote:
Application has been printed??!!

Mine says: Your application is complete and is currently under review by the Admissions Committee.


Yeah, now mine is complete and under review too. I guess you just missed seeing the "printed" status.

grad_mba, I just did a self-reported transcript thing.


Oh ! I am planning on doing the same too. Good Luck with your app :)
I am still waiting on my reco :(
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 [#permalink] New post 11 Sep 2007, 13:02
You guys are making me nervous. All of you submitting apps and here I am with nothing to show for all my efforts.

Last edited by ncp on 11 Sep 2007, 13:19, edited 1 time in total.
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 [#permalink] New post 11 Sep 2007, 13:19
don't worry nc, I'm with ya... even though I'm not applying for Columbia
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 [#permalink] New post 11 Sep 2007, 13:46
nc, its not the show but the reward!!!!

I am sure you already made a ton of progress with your applications. Just being modest.
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 [#permalink] New post 11 Sep 2007, 15:17
ncprasad is posting all this so that few months later, when he gets into Ross and we are dinged everywhere, then he can point at these posts and laugh at us.
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 [#permalink] New post 11 Sep 2007, 15:21
I hope you are half-right (right about my admission to Ross). If I can get all these GMAT clubbers to apply to other schools instead of Ross, I will have a better chance.

Dabots, River, Dosa, Bherronp...et al, I am talking to YOU. Dont apply to Ross. Its a really bad school. Mrs.mNeo said that their alumni are boring. Surely, you guys are not boring. So WHY are you applying?

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