Find all School-related info fast with the new School-Specific MBA Forum

It is currently 13 Jul 2014, 22:13

Close

GMAT Club Daily Prep

Thank you for using the timer - this advanced tool can estimate your performance and suggest more practice questions. We have subscribed you to Daily Prep Questions via email.

Customized
for You

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Track
Your Progress

every week, we’ll send you an estimated GMAT score based on your performance

Practice
Pays

we will pick new questions that match your level based on your Timer History

Not interested in getting valuable practice questions and articles delivered to your email? No problem, unsubscribe here.

Events & Promotions

Events & Promotions in June
Open Detailed Calendar

Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  
Author Message
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 17 Jul 2012
Posts: 2
Location: United States
Concentration: Entrepreneurship
GMAT 1: 750 Q50 V41
GPA: 3.9
WE: Operations (Pharmaceuticals and Biotech)
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 8 [0], given: 6

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 09:35
This is nerve wracking :(, any thoughts on how the invites are being sent out based on application submission date or random?
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 25 Oct 2012
Posts: 29
Location: United States
Concentration: Real Estate, Healthcare
GMAT 1: 720 Q49 V38
WE: Analyst (Real Estate)
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 17 [0], given: 0

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 09:43
vbulusu wrote:
This is nerve wracking :(, any thoughts on how the invites are being sent out based on application submission date or random?


I hit submit the day before it was due
Current Student
avatar
Joined: 30 Jan 2013
Posts: 13
Schools: HBS '15 (M)
Followers: 1

Kudos [?]: 13 [0], given: 0

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 10:13
The bad thing about the way invites are being sent out is that the group slots are filling up. Many of the days and times are full already.

Posted from my mobile device Image
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 22 Jan 2013
Posts: 28
GMAT 1: Q V0
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 11 [0], given: 4

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 10:41
Do we have any idea of approximately how many of the interview spots are filled up? Is it too early to give up hope?

Posted from my mobile device Image
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 30 Jan 2013
Posts: 39
GMAT 1: 720 Q49 V40
GPA: 3.65
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 8 [0], given: 5

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 10:43
Got an interview invite last night!

Can any candidates from R1 offer any tips for the group discussion?
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 29 Mar 2010
Posts: 47
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 5 [0], given: 5

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 11:36
Can any one provide update on the indian slots!! I guess I am gonna stare at the dreaded letter!! :cry:
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 16 Feb 2011
Posts: 20
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 6 [0], given: 2

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 12:25
does anyone know how these apps are processed?
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 14 Jan 2012
Posts: 13
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 2

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 17:27
How worried should be if we haven't heard anything yet? I know it's earlier, but these posts are scaring me esp after not getting anything from HBS :-/
Current Student
avatar
Joined: 05 Nov 2012
Posts: 108
Location: United States
GMAT 1: 680 Q43 V40
GMAT 2: 720 Q48 V41
GPA: 3.52
WE: Investment Banking (Investment Banking)
Followers: 5

Kudos [?]: 33 [0], given: 20

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 17:56
applicant2013 wrote:
can someone provide some info on the team based discussion.. How was it conducted and what sort of topics are provided.. Do we get any information before hand to prepare and go for the discussion ? any other details one may have..

A topic was given in the email that was sent. Unfortunately, we are told not to disclose what it is.
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 16 Feb 2011
Posts: 20
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 6 [0], given: 2

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 18:27

TwoTimesTheCharm wrote:
applicant2013 wrote:
can someone provide some info on the team based discussion.. How was it conducted and what sort of topics are provided.. Do we get any information before hand to prepare and go for the discussion ? any other details one may have..

A topic was given in the email that was sent. Unfortunately, we are told not to disclose what it is.


I think that it's almost done because most of the interview spots are filled up....
Current Student
avatar
Joined: 05 Nov 2012
Posts: 108
Location: United States
GMAT 1: 680 Q43 V40
GMAT 2: 720 Q48 V41
GPA: 3.52
WE: Investment Banking (Investment Banking)
Followers: 5

Kudos [?]: 33 [0], given: 20

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 19:58
satsriakal wrote:

TwoTimesTheCharm wrote:
applicant2013 wrote:
can someone provide some info on the team based discussion.. How was it conducted and what sort of topics are provided.. Do we get any information before hand to prepare and go for the discussion ? any other details one may have..

A topic was given in the email that was sent. Unfortunately, we are told not to disclose what it is.


I think that it's almost done because most of the interview spots are filled up....

Wow that was quick. I signed up just 2 days ago and every spot was still open.
Director
Director
User avatar
Joined: 07 Jan 2013
Posts: 758
Location: United States
Concentration: Finance
Followers: 4

Kudos [?]: 133 [0], given: 204

Premium Member
Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 21:20
How is Wharton's middle 50% range 660-760? so it means 25% or ~200 kids have 660 or lower? that's strange for a Top3 school. Any thoughts?
_________________

Duke MBA Class of 2016

Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 14 Jan 2012
Posts: 13
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 2

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 21:39
satsriakal wrote:

TwoTimesTheCharm wrote:
applicant2013 wrote:
can someone provide some info on the team based discussion.. How was it conducted and what sort of topics are provided.. Do we get any information before hand to prepare and go for the discussion ? any other details one may have..

A topic was given in the email that was sent. Unfortunately, we are told not to disclose what it is.


I think that it's almost done because most of the interview spots are filled up....


Can anyone else confirm that?
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 03 Jan 2013
Posts: 13
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 0 [0], given: 0

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 22:01
bulls011 wrote:
satsriakal wrote:

TwoTimesTheCharm wrote:
A topic was given in the email that was sent. Unfortunately, we are told not to disclose what it is.


I think that it's almost done because most of the interview spots are filled up....


Can anyone else confirm that?


Maybe these spots were just for this wave. There will be new spots for next wave. I'm not sure, just guess... finger cross for next week
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 26 Nov 2012
Posts: 27
Location: India
Concentration: Finance
GMAT 1: 740 Q50 V40
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 8 [0], given: 5

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 01 Feb 2013, 22:36
mayank1009 wrote:
Got the interview invitation today...Indian applicant: GMAT 760, IIT-Delhi graduate, 2.5 years of work experience


Can someone give an update on % of slots filled up in Mumbai and New Delhi ?

I'm assuming that's a reasonable representative of % of invites gone out.
2 KUDOS received
Current Student
avatar
Joined: 05 Nov 2012
Posts: 108
Location: United States
GMAT 1: 680 Q43 V40
GMAT 2: 720 Q48 V41
GPA: 3.52
WE: Investment Banking (Investment Banking)
Followers: 5

Kudos [?]: 33 [2] , given: 20

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 02 Feb 2013, 03:30
2
This post received
KUDOS
SecondMBA wrote:
mayank1009 wrote:
Got the interview invitation today...Indian applicant: GMAT 760, IIT-Delhi graduate, 2.5 years of work experience


Can someone give an update on % of slots filled up in Mumbai and New Delhi ?

I'm assuming that's a reasonable representative of % of invites gone out.

Well, for the on-campus interview dates there are about 30 total groups/interview dates shown and only 4 that have not filled up completely. However, as I was probably one of the first to signup for my interview (all dates were available when I logged in 3 days ago), I do not recall there being so many interview dates. My guess is that the Wharton AdComs have added new slots after the first few started to fill up. This leads me to believe that its very possible more invites will go out and more slots will be created.
2 KUDOS received
VP
VP
User avatar
Status: Current Student
Joined: 24 Aug 2010
Posts: 1346
Location: United States
GMAT 1: 710 Q48 V40
WE: Sales (Consumer Products)
Followers: 93

Kudos [?]: 398 [2] , given: 73

Premium Member
Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 02 Feb 2013, 05:51
2
This post received
KUDOS
Did Wharton give a window in which they will send interview invites? If it's a 3-4 week invite window and only one week has passed, it is way too early to think that all of the invites have gone out. Wharton invites people throughout the invite window, not just in the first few days. Sit tight and best of luck.
_________________

The Brain Dump - From Low GPA to Top MBA (Updated September 1, 2013) - A Few of My Favorite Things--> http://cheetarah1980.blogspot.com
Image

1 KUDOS received
Intern
Intern
avatar
Joined: 23 Jan 2012
Posts: 28
Concentration: Entrepreneurship, General Management
WE: Business Development (Energy and Utilities)
Followers: 0

Kudos [?]: 11 [1] , given: 7

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 02 Feb 2013, 06:46
1
This post received
KUDOS
cheetarah1980 wrote:
Did Wharton give a window in which they will send interview invites? If it's a 3-4 week invite window and only one week has passed, it is way too early to think that all of the invites have gone out. Wharton invites people throughout the invite window, not just in the first few days. Sit tight and best of luck.


Yes, the window for this round is Jan 29 - Feb 27, so today is day 5 of 30.
Senior Manager
Senior Manager
avatar
Joined: 24 Mar 2010
Posts: 347
Followers: 7

Kudos [?]: 49 [0], given: 4

GMAT Tests User
Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 02 Feb 2013, 13:39
TwoTimesTheCharm wrote:
SecondMBA wrote:
mayank1009 wrote:
Got the interview invitation today...Indian applicant: GMAT 760, IIT-Delhi graduate, 2.5 years of work experience


Can someone give an update on % of slots filled up in Mumbai and New Delhi ?

I'm assuming that's a reasonable representative of % of invites gone out.

Well, for the on-campus interview dates there are about 30 total groups/interview dates shown and only 4 that have not filled up completely. However, as I was probably one of the first to signup for my interview (all dates were available when I logged in 3 days ago), I do not recall there being so many interview dates. My guess is that the Wharton AdComs have added new slots after the first few started to fill up. This leads me to believe that its very possible more invites will go out and more slots will be created.



I'll be surprised if more than 25% of the invites have gone out. I think the bulk of the invites will go out in the next 2 weeks, so there's plenty of time for those anxiously awaiting for invites. Best of luck to everyone.
Current Student
avatar
Joined: 29 Sep 2012
Posts: 76
Location: United States
Concentration: General Management, Finance
GMAT 1: 760 Q49 V45
GPA: 3.66
Followers: 2

Kudos [?]: 22 [0], given: 2

Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants [#permalink] New post 02 Feb 2013, 17:17
quote]
Well, for the on-campus interview dates there are about 30 total groups/interview dates shown and only 4 that have not filled up completely. However, as I was probably one of the first to signup for my interview (all dates were available when I logged in 3 days ago), I do not recall there being so many interview dates. My guess is that the Wharton AdComs have added new slots after the first few started to fill up. This leads me to believe that its very possible more invites will go out and more slots will be created.[/quote]


I'll be surprised if more than 25% of the invites have gone out. I think the bulk of the invites will go out in the next 2 weeks, so there's plenty of time for those anxiously awaiting for invites. Best of luck to everyone.[/quote]

What is your basis for this?
Re: Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants   [#permalink] 02 Feb 2013, 17:17
    Similar topics Author Replies Last post
Similar
Topics:
460 Experts publish their posts in the topic Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants aerien 1614 25 Apr 2012, 00:55
Experts publish their posts in the topic Wharton Exec 2013 - Calling all applicants souvik101990 0 15 Feb 2013, 09:00
11 Experts publish their posts in the topic Wharton 2013 - Calling All Waitlisted Applicants aerien 126 01 Jan 2013, 18:31
Display posts from previous: Sort by

Wharton 2013 - Calling All Applicants

  Question banks Downloads My Bookmarks Reviews Important topics  

Go to page   Previous    1  ...  43   44   45   46   47   48   49  ...  81    Next  [ 1615 posts ] 



GMAT Club MBA Forum Home| About| Privacy Policy| Terms and Conditions| GMAT Club Rules| Contact| Sitemap

Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group and phpBB SEO

Kindly note that the GMAT® test is a registered trademark of the Graduate Management Admission Council®, and this site has neither been reviewed nor endorsed by GMAC®.