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Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants

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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 10:34
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Since we are at the topic of Fuqua Interview anybody know the percentage that get accepted from the interview?


Since duke has an open interview period earlier on in the app process, it's tough to tell


Yeah, but because they take about 5 weeks to invite people for interviews so they must go through all the applicant materials before calling them so i am not sure but the interview could be a make or break component in the process?? At most schools is it more like 50-60% acceptances after interviews?


I'd look at it this way, if they invite you, you're past the first stage. After that, the interview will make or break (or waitlist... :-/ ) you. If you are invited, crush the interview, and you're in.
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 10:37
Has anybody received an invite yet?
I am still waiting and refreshing my inbox every 5 minutes.
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 10:38
nothing here....

looking like it might be similar to last year with the 5 pm release
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 10:40
I'd look at it this way, if they invite you, you're past the first stage. After that, the interview will make or break (or waitlist... :-/ ) you. If you are invited, crush the interview, and you're in.[/quote]

Ok i was under the impression that even if your interview is positive then they might go back and look at all the application material and if you are pitted against someone who had a good interview but has like better rec, essays or gmat/gpa higher than you then you'll be dinged anyway irrespective of the interview.
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 10:53
Aaargh! everytime I get an email ping, I see it is an email update from this thread!
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 10:53
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Ok i was under the impression that even if your interview is positive then they might go back and look at all the application material and if you are pitted against someone who had a good interview but has like better rec, essays or gmat/gpa higher than you then you'll be dinged anyway irrespective of the interview.


I'm sure they do, but... who cares? You cant control that. Duke is VERY high on "fit" if they feel you fit, and your stats are good enough to be invited to interview, you're golden. You can not control what you've already submitted, so, crush the interview, prove that you deserve to be there, and that you will be an asset to the class of 2015, both on paper and in person.
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 10:59
Got invited for interview.
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 11:00
email didn't come but checked on status website.
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 11:01
No interview for me...heading for another ding or WL...
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 11:03
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email didn't come but checked on status website.



Got the email. Woo.
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 11:05
Invited, yay! Hopefully I can do better than WL this time.

A little sparse with the details on the website, but I suppose they will be coming.
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 11:06
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email didn't come but checked on status website.


where did you check the status? i dont see any link on website..
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 11:06
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 11:07
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 11:07
Invited!! Very relieved.
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 11:08
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Since we are at the topic of Fuqua Interview anybody know the percentage that get accepted from the interview?


Since duke has an open interview period earlier on in the app process, it's tough to tell


I got an email to check the interview status. Once I logged in, it said "Invited". So excited!
It also said that a separate email will be sent with interview details by Monday 5 PM EST.
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 11:10
Not invited. Good luck to all
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 11:11
Not Invited - Anyone know if this changes?
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 11:11
Invited! Yipee! Congrats to all those who got invites as well!
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Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 07 Feb 2013, 11:11
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asiddiqi86 wrote:
Since we are at the topic of Fuqua Interview anybody know the percentage that get accepted from the interview?


Since duke has an open interview period earlier on in the app process, it's tough to tell


I got an email to check the interview status. Once I logged in, it said "Invited". So excited!
It also said that a separate email will be sent with interview details by Monday 5 PM EST.

me too... I guess that email that came at 2pm could be misleading. but checked the link:

Interview Status: Invited

I'm excited! Stomach was in knots all morning
Re: Duke (Fuqua) 2013 - Calling All Applicants   [#permalink] 07 Feb 2013, 11:11
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