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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 24 Jun 2012, 09:31
Submitted on 6/19 for J-Term. Will keep you posted. Columbia or bust!!!

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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 24 Jun 2012, 09:39
^^ Wow. That was pretty early, mate. ATB!
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 24 Jun 2012, 09:51
Bananas wrote:
Submitted on 6/19 for J-Term. Will keep you posted. Columbia or bust!!!


OH WOW! That is super early. Good luck! I'm working on my app for J-term and hope to submit it in a month. Can you share your profile with us?
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 24 Jun 2012, 09:59
^^ You guys are not applying to any school other than CBS?
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 24 Jun 2012, 11:11
finmaster wrote:
^^ You guys are not applying to any school other than CBS?


I am only applying to Columbia. Go big or go home, right?! :) I am however working my butt off so I can submit a solid application.

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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 24 Jun 2012, 18:18
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finmaster wrote:
^^ You guys are not applying to any school other than CBS?


I am only applying to Columbia. Go big or go home, right?! :) I am however working my butt off so I can submit a solid application.

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Sounds great! All the best, mate.
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 24 Jun 2012, 20:13
Submitted for ED 2013... let the wait begin.....................
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 24 Jun 2012, 21:46
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 25 Jun 2012, 11:24
Hi,

I have a quick technical question for those who have submitted. On the Columbia online application, is there a way to preview a consolidated version of all the components (test scores, essays, extracurricular activities) of your application before submitting it. When you hit “review” the only options are “submit application” or “save for later.” In other schools, you can see the application parts put together and print it for review. I’m afraid if I hit submit, it will submit and I will only see the consolidated version too late, after submitting. Thanks.
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 25 Jun 2012, 14:27
This is a bit of a bonehead question, but for anyone who has submitted: where can I find my application status? It's not clear to me on the confirmation page that shows the list of materials I've submitted. Thanks!
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 25 Jun 2012, 17:10
MBA987 wrote:
Hi,

I have a quick technical question for those who have submitted. On the Columbia online application, is there a way to preview a consolidated version of all the components (test scores, essays, extracurricular activities) of your application before submitting it. When you hit “review” the only options are “submit application” or “save for later.” In other schools, you can see the application parts put together and print it for review. I’m afraid if I hit submit, it will submit and I will only see the consolidated version too late, after submitting. Thanks.



I submitted recently, and I didn't see any chance to review the complete package. I had to go over each section 100 times. It was agonizing - OCD for sure.
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 25 Jun 2012, 19:31
app submitted and received on 6/8... any updates ppl..?

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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 27 Jun 2012, 09:48
RE: Recommendation Letters.

Columbia has listed 8 questions to include in the recommendation letters. Will the person writing my recommendation letter need to answer every single one of them? Will it affect my application if he/she forgets to answer one of the question or doesn't think it's relevant? I don't want something that is out of my control (like what my recommendator writes) to be a reason for concern.

Thanks!
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 28 Jun 2012, 08:52
In for J-term, putting finishing touches on the application and hoping to submit by Independence Day. Good luck to all, I'll be constantly checking in on this thread for updates!
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 28 Jun 2012, 12:02
Does anyone know when adcom starts to review applications? I submitted 10 days ago and still no status update to "under review".

Just curious as I'm excited to get the process underway and hear back!
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 28 Jun 2012, 16:37
KAS1 wrote:
RE: Recommendation Letters.

Columbia has listed 8 questions to include in the recommendation letters. Will the person writing my recommendation letter need to answer every single one of them? Will it affect my application if he/she forgets to answer one of the question or doesn't think it's relevant? I don't want something that is out of my control (like what my recommendator writes) to be a reason for concern.

Thanks!


They list specific questions so it woukd be safe to assume they want those questions answered. It is in your best interest to make sure you explain that to your recommenders and help coach them on what CBS is looking for.
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 03 Jul 2012, 11:05
Where is everybody? Is this a low volume year? Let's get some conversation going! Has anybody who applied for 2013 start (j-term or ED/RD) seen any status update on his/her app? I am stuck as "submitted" for 2 weeks to the day now.

I totally underestimated the patience required for the rolling process - lol - help ease the pain with some commiserating!
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 03 Jul 2012, 11:12
Based on last year I don't think things get rolling til August, and the earliest acceptances I remember seeing were in mid September
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Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 03 Jul 2012, 11:28
Bananas wrote:
Where is everybody? Is this a low volume year? Let's get some conversation going! Has anybody who applied for 2013 start (j-term or ED/RD) seen any status update on his/her app? I am stuck as "submitted" for 2 weeks to the day now.

I totally underestimated the patience required for the rolling process - lol - help ease the pain with some commiserating!

I'm still stuck as 'submitted' as well.
Re: Columbia 2013 (CBS) - Calling All Applicants   [#permalink] 03 Jul 2012, 11:28
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