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Has everybody who received interview invite also got the two short essays? Anybody here who did not get the additional essays?


hopeful2019 the Booth R1 chat suggests that everyone got them.
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Just got my invite!

Reporting from Asia

GMAT: 740

Hang in there everyone, it is only the beginning! Received my invite just now - good luck!!!!


Congratulations!
May I know where in Asia, delta598?


Sure thing, I'm based in Hong Kong!

PM Me if you have any questions :)
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delta598 wrote:
Just got my invite!

Reporting from Asia

GMAT: 740

Hang in there everyone, it is only the beginning! Received my invite just now - good luck!!!!


Congratulations!
May I know where in Asia, delta598?


Sure thing, I'm based in Hong Kong!

PM Me if you have any questions :)


Thank you. I might when I start working on my application again. :)
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Right, I see your logic now. In previous years, all interview notifications were sent within a single week, so if that is still the case then tomorrow (October 19th) is the mid-decision date. HOWEVER, Booth changed their application this year and perhaps they changed their interview invite schedule as well? There are definitely less invites reported this year and all I've seen so far have high GMAT, high GPA, so there is still hope for all of us.

P.S. congrats on your interview danpo, are you planning to interview in Austria or fly to Chicago?

Thank you! I opted for an off-campus interview in London. Safe bet and the alumni I talked with all interviewed there.

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Hi guys -

Congratulations to all who received invites and best of luck to those still waiting.

Any idea why on-campus interview is preferred over off-campus alumni interview?

Where did you pick that up? Generally, that is not the case. That being said, most schools expect candidates to make a reasonable effort to get to know the school. Hence, if you're from Chicagoland or nearby, then you might want to show up on-campus to show your commitment and get a feel of the school. Ultimately, this is for your own benefit too. This sentiment is not limited to Booth: I went to a Stanford event and the admissions officer mentioned that it amazes her how many people apply without ever having had any touch point with the school (through events, alumni, online chats or whatever it is). Likely, I went to a Yale coffee chat and the students also mentioned that the participation may tip the scale in your favor (assuming that you're a suitable candidate). So my takeaway is that showing up counts; if not for admission purposes, then at least for yourself.

Anyway, regarding your Booth interview, I highly doubt there is any disadvantage interviewing off-campus if you're located farther away.

EDIT: I now found the passage in the admissions portal that expresses a preference for on-campus interviews. My bad. However, the above still applies. I don't think you will be punished if you can't make it to campus, but make an effort to get to know the school.

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One question.

Doesn't Booth conduct any virtual interviews?
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One question.

Doesn't Booth conduct any virtual interviews?

According to the admissions portal, they do phone interviews for those who can't travel and/or be matched with an alumnus. They don't mention Skype.
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One question.

Doesn't Booth conduct any virtual interviews?

According to the admissions portal, they do phone interviews for those who can't travel and/or be matched with an alumnus. They don't mention Skype.

At least there are phone interviews.
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So yesterday, all invites were for people with GMAT in the 760-770 range, today all invites that i see on Clear Admit is for people with GMAT scores of 740-750. I guess they are moving from high to low GMAT scores
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Updates for the last hour:

  • Invited to interview, 3 minutes ago, heard via: email
  • Invited to interview, 4 minutes ago, from Canada, GMAT:740 (Q49 V42), GPA: 3.99, Industry: Consulting, WE 60, heard via: portal_update
  • Invited to interview, 48 minutes ago, from United Kingdom, GMAT:750 (Q50 V41), Industry: Energy and Utilities, WE 60, heard via: email
  • Invited to interview, 53 minutes ago, from Mexico, GMAT:740 (Q47 V44), GPA: 3.3, Industry: Computer Software, WE 81, heard via: email
  • Invited to interview, 57 minutes ago, from Russian Federation, GMAT:740 (Q50 V40), GPA: 3.4, Industry: Telecommunications, WE 100, heard via: email

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Yeah! There is a link right below the link to schedule your interview. It might take a while to show up though.
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Got my invite this morning!!

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Are you guys interviewing on or off campus? I feel like interviewing with alumni off campus might be better? Anyone has any thoughts?

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I'm doing on-campus. Excited to see a class and tour campus!
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Updates for the last hour:

  • Invited to interview, 40 minutes ago, from United States, GMAT:720 (Q49 V40), GPA: 3.57, Industry: Investment Banking, WE 66, heard via: email
  • Invited to interview, 46 minutes ago, from United States, GMAT:760 (Q49 V43), heard via: portal_update
  • Invited to interview, 53 minutes ago, from United States, GMAT:700 (Q43 V44), GPA: 3.53, Industry: Journalism and Publishing, WE 85, heard via: portal_update

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Hello!

For the people who have received the invitation. When do the interviews start?

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maurocolantonio, the interview period mentioned on the portal is 19th October to 9th November

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Hey guys! Congrats to the ones who received the interview invite!
I have a question regarding the short answer questions. Is the 250 word-limit for each answer or does it mean that the total words for both answers should not exceed 250 words?
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